Abuse of power: Caliban - Victim or Villain?

In this lesson, we will evaluate whether Caliban is mistreated and a victim, or whether he is villainous in his own right. We will reflect on his thoughts and things that torment him, as well as how Trinculo and Stephano treat him.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Which key theme has been present in the play so far?

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Q2.A Shakespearean Comedy always...

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Q3.Juxtaposition is...

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Q4.Caliban is mistaken by Trinculo for...

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Q5.Stephano and Trinculo resemble...

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Which key theme has been present in the play so far?

1/5

Q2.A Shakespearean Comedy always...

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Q3.Juxtaposition is...

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Q4.Caliban is mistaken by Trinculo for...

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Q5.Stephano and Trinculo resemble...

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Abuse of Power: Caliban - Victim or Villain

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.Prospero and Ariel...

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Q2.Caliban once...

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Q3.Caliban treats Stephano and Trinculo with...

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Q4.Juxtaposition is involves...

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Q5.Caliban could be seen as a victim as...

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Abuse of Power: Caliban - Victim or Villain

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.Prospero and Ariel...

1/5

Q2.Caliban once...

2/5

Q3.Caliban treats Stephano and Trinculo with...

3/5

Q4.Juxtaposition is involves...

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Q5.Caliban could be seen as a victim as...

Select two (2) boxes

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Lesson summary: Abuse of power: Caliban - Victim or Villain?

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