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Essay Grade: 83%
The Nature of Love in `a Midsummer Night's Dream'.
3,823 words, approx. 13 pages
Shakespeare presents the various natures of love in A Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare. Examples of forced love, parental love, romantic love, and love between friends are cited.
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Essay Grade: 96%
A Cubist Perspective of William Shakespeare's Midsummer Night's Dream
2,301 words, approx. 8 pages
This paper looks at the many different views of love depicted in William Shakespeare's Midsummer Night's Dream. This play, like 20th century cubist art examines one issue by exposing many different sides and aspects. The Elizabethean era, like early 20th century was a time of great and rapid social change which fostered a different way of viewing familiar items and concepts.
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Essay Grade: 92%
Are Theatre Elements Used for the Unconscious, Darker Forces in "A Midsummer Night's Dream?"
1,543 words, approx. 5 pages
Essay analyzes if there is a use of darker forces in Peter Brook's 1970's representation of "A Midsummer Night's Dream" by William Shakespeare.
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Essay Grade: 83%
Is Magic in Our Lives?
1,526 words, approx. 5 pages
An essay about William Shakespeare's use of magic in "A Midsummer Night's Dream."
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Essay Grade: 83%
A Midsummer Night's Dream
1,517 words, approx. 5 pages
A plot summary of William Shakespeare's play "A Midsummer Night's Dream."
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Essay Grade: 97%
Weathering the Storms of True Love
1,501 words, approx. 5 pages
William Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream" is a comical tragedy of four young lovers who experience the storms of love.
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Essay Grade: 88%
Character Behavior in A Midsummer Night's Dream
1,229 words, approx. 4 pages
Discusses the William Shakespeare play, A Midsummer Night's Dream. Explores non-rational character behavior in the play. Describes the themes of heterosexual love and artistic creativity.
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Essay Grade: 92%
Love and Confusion in "A Midsummer Night's Dream"
1,128 words, approx. 4 pages
In William Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream," dreams and reality--and the confusion between them--is a key theme. Includes a plot summary of the play.
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Essay Grade: 88%
Pleasure in A Midsummer Night Dream
1,070 words, approx. 4 pages
Reveals how William Shakespeare creates pleasure in his play, A Midsummer Night Dream. Describes the use of different motifs, such as magic and reams. Examines Shakespeare's use of comical situations and plot parallels.
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Essay Grade: 83%
What Fools These Mortals Be
993 words, approx. 3 pages
Throughout A Midsummer Night's Dream, a comedy written by William Shakespeare, foolishness is established very effectively as noticed by Puck, a fairy, when he states, "What fools these mortals be" (3.2.115). Moreover, not only do the lovers, and the players demonstrate foolishness but the fairies themselves. In dealing with love these characters are forced into foolishness.
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Essay Grade: 83%
An Exploration of the Ways Shakespeare Presents the Theme of Love in "A Midsummer Night's Dream"
988 words, approx. 3 pages
In his play "A Midsummer Night's Dream," William Shakespeare explored different types of love and the ways in which love is expressed and deciphered. Each character in the play represented in some way Shakespeare's ideas on the subject.
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Essay Grade: 88%
A Midsummer Night's Dream Character Analysis
967 words, approx. 3 pages
This essay is about the two main characters that grace the captivating story of "A Midsummer Night's Dream" and influence the story's ironic ups and downs and dramatic ending.
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Essay Grade: 86%
Plot Construction of a Midsummer Night's Dream
957 words, approx. 3 pages
Dissects the plot construction of the play, A Midsummer Night's Dream, by William Shakespeare. Discusses how the four stories of love are interwoven in the main action of the comedy A Midsummer Night's Dream
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Essay Grade: 75%
Trials in Love
912 words, approx. 3 pages
Through most of the conflict that takes place in the play "A Midsummer Night's Dream" as a result of the troubles associated with romance, as Shakespeare expressed in a humorous way, one can see how difficult true love can be.
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Essay Grade: 83%
A Character Analysis of Theseus in Shakespeare's A Midsummer Nights Dream
869 words, approx. 3 pages
In William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream, the character Theseus appears prominently only in the first act and near the end of the play. Theseus appears to be a stern, heartless, and cruel character in the early part of the story; he gives Hermia the choice of either marrying Demetrius or death, and thus contributes greatly to the dilemma of who loves whom. However, near the end of the play he comes to terms of Hermia's true feelings and allows her and her lover Lysander to follow their hearts.
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Essay Grade: 92%
Plot Summary of "A Midsummer Night's Dream"
857 words, approx. 3 pages
A summary of the plot of "A Midsummer Night's Dream" by William Shakespeare.
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Essay Grade: 92%
"A Midsummer Night's Dream" Character Analysis of Puck
849 words, approx. 3 pages
Essay provides a character analysis of Puck from William Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream."
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Essay Grade: 86%
"A Midsummer Night's Dream": Same Classic, Different Spin
848 words, approx. 3 pages
A comparison between the original "A Midsummer Night's Dream" by William Shakespeare and the 1999 movie version directed by Michael Hoffman. While Hoffman kept the core of Shakespeare's genius in his movie, his subtle changes to the setting, the costumes, and even the dialogue help to make the movie his own.
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Essay Grade: 88%
A Midsummer Night's Dream: Love Is Blind
846 words, approx. 3 pages
Discusses the relation of the quote 'love is blind' to William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Nights Dream. Describes how throughout the play, many characters fall in and out of love with one another. They experience ups and downs in their `made-up' relationships.
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Essay Grade: 86%
A Midsummer Night's Dream: Puck Vs. Bottom
829 words, approx. 3 pages
In the complex play A Midsummer Night's Dream, the main plot involves two sets of couples whose various purposes are made more complicated as they enter the play's fairy infested woods. These woods are home to the King and Queen of fairies and a devilish creature (the King's jester/assistant) named Puck.
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Essay Grade: 88%
Oberon Character Analysis
811 words, approx. 3 pages
Discusses the William Shakespeare comedy, A Midsummer Night's Dream. Provides a character analysis of Oberon, the fairy king. Examines his role in the play, the character's motivation, behavior, speech, and how his actions effect other characters throughout the play.
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Essay Grade: 90%
An Essay on Shakespeare's Use of Comedy
796 words, approx. 3 pages
The following is an essay on Shakespeare's use of comedy in "A Midsummer Night's Dream."

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Essay Grade: 86%
A Midsummer Night's Dream, What's in a Title?
735 words, approx. 3 pages
Analyzes the significance of the title of William Shakespeare's play, A Midsummer Night's Dream. Describes how the title itself is an intricate part of the play. Explores how it sets the tone and conjures up images of the storyline.
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Essay Grade: 88%
The Role of Magic in Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream"
694 words, approx. 2 pages
Magic influences both the plot and the atmosphere of William Shakespeare's play "A Midsummer Night's Dream," as it controls the thoughts and actions of the characters through much of the play. Through its powers, magic confuses the characters and stirs up conflicts between them, but it also resolves the conflicts. The characters' use and misuse of magic results in some of the most comical moments of the play.
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Essay Grade: 88%
The Lunatic, Love and Poet in "A Midsummer Night's Dream"
688 words, approx. 2 pages
In Act V of William Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream," the character of Theseus muses on the lunatic, the lover and the poet and how they all live distorted realities of immense imagination. The three are on a continuum of reason ranging from the rational poet to the irrational lunatic.
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Essay Grade: 86%
The Use of Magic in A Midsummer Night's Dream
666 words, approx. 2 pages
Discusses the use of magic in William Shakespeare's play, A Midsummer Nights Dream. Explores how Shakespeare uses the element of magic to create conflict and a mysterious, mystical atmosphere. Reveals how magic also helps bring the plot to a happy conclusion.
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Essay Grade: 86%
Love Upon A Dream Based on A Midsummer Night's Dream
635 words, approx. 2 pages
Essay evaluates the topic of love in A Midsummer Night's Dream.
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Essay Grade: 92%
Meddling with Love: Oberon in "A Midsummer Night's Dream"
633 words, approx. 2 pages
Oberon's motives in "A Midsummer Night's Dream" by William Shakespeare is an obsession with love and his meddling in the love among other people. But in the end, Oberon's intentions are honorable.
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Essay Grade: 92%
Magic in "A Midsummer Night's Dream"
560 words, approx. 2 pages
William Shakespeare uses descriptions of magic to introduce unusual and amusing plot points in "A Midsummer Night's Dream." The idea of magic forms the power of love in the play and creates a dream-like atmosphere for the story about courtship and marriage.
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Essay Grade: 81%
A Midsummer Night's Dream: A Character Analysis of Bottom
532 words, approx. 2 pages
Provides a character analysis of Bottom, from Shakespeare's A Midsummer Nights Dream. Reveals the symbolism of his name. Examines his appeal in the play.
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Essay Grade: 96%
Helena's Monologue in "A Midsummer Night's Dream"
510 words, approx. 2 pages
Helena's passion for love and love of Demetrius in William Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream."
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Essay Grade: 81%
A Midsummer's Night Dream
439 words, approx. 2 pages
Lysander and Demetrius portray the same characteristics in William Shakespeare's play "A Midsummer Night's Dream." Both men are affectionate and competitive, and these characteristics come into play as both fight for Hermia's hand in marriage.
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Essay Grade: 83%
The Appearance of Love in "A Midsummer Night's Dream" by William Shakespeare
437 words, approx. 2 pages
In William Shakespeare's play "A Midsummer Night's Dream," Demetrius falls in love with Helena after drinking a love potion. Because Demetrius' feelings are concocted through the potion, those feelings do not constitute true love because they lack any foundation, justification, or sense of reality.
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Essay Grade: 88%
A Midsummer Night's Dream Essay
430 words, approx. 1 pages
Essay discusses my favorite scene in the play "A Midsummer Night's Dream" by William Shakespeare.
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Essay Grade: 88%
Themes in "A Midsummer Night's Dream"
355 words, approx. 1 pages
William Shakespear's "A Midsummer Night's Dream" is full of emotion and passion. Its themes include magic, dreams, and love.
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Essay Grade: 86%
Love Conquers All
347 words, approx. 1 pages
Essay shows how love conquers all in William Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream."

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