October 2013
Theatre Notebook;2013, Vol. 67 Issue 3, p126
Academic Journal
The author presents his views on the character Shylock in the play "The Merchant of Venice." The author comments the derivation of the name and the stauts of Shylock as villain in William Shakespeare's play and the theatrical space in which the play was first performed. He also examines the use of stage doors in the play which put emphasis on lock and unlock and is different from ealry modern commercial theater.


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