Taming of the Shrew Thematic Importance
For this essay, you will choose a significant scene from Shakespeare’s Taming of the Shrew and discuss its thematic importance to the play as a whole. The essay should be interpretive and make a strong and original case for what the scene does and how it contributes to the larger meaning of the drama. Be sure to find your own original take on the scene.
The essay should be about 2400 words, not including footnotes. The essay must be cited using Chicago Style footnotes with no bibliography.
Essays must cite The Norton Shakespeare.
You may make use of secondary sources, but the emphasis should be on your own close reading of the text itself.