Multiplicity of Meaning in the Last Moments of Hamlet

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Dokumentart: (wissenschaftlicher) Artikel
Date: 1992
Source: Connotations ; 00201,016
Language: English
Faculty: 5 Philosophische Fakultät
Department: Anglistik, Amerikanistik
DDC Classifikation: 820 - English and Old English literatures
Keywords: Polysemie , Shakespeare, William , Shakespeare, William / Hamlet
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ISBN: 0939-5482
License: Publishing license including print on demand
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This essay examines ambiguities in Hamlet and argues that wordplay represents the nature of Hamlet's mind, making audiences keenly aware of his inner dissatisfaction and come to expect some unambiguous resolution at the end of the tragedy.

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