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Institute of Continuing Education (ICE)


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Welcome to the dark side of the Renaissance imagination, where destructive passions reign supreme, and madness and murder are never far away. We look closely at three popular plays (Kyd's The Spanish Tragedy, Webster's The Duchess of Malfi, and The Changeling by Middleton and Rowley), with their fascinating portrayals of the pitfalls of power, honour, desire - and revenge.


Course dates

24 Jul 2017 to 28 Jul 2017

Course duration

1 week(s)

Apply by

10 Jul 2017

Course director

Academic Directors, Course Directors and Tutors are subject to change, when necessary.


International Summer Programmes
Sidgwick Site
01223 760850

Teaching sessions

Meetings: 5

Course code