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Shakespeare: Liberty and Responsibility

This is a Reading List based upon a Liberty Fund Conference on “Liberty and Sovereignty in Four Shakespearean Tragedies.”

Liberty and Sovereignty in Four Shakespearean Tragedies

Guide to the Readings

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For additional reading see:

Session One: Liberty, Tyranny, and Resistance

Session Two: Liberty, Sovereignty and the Rules of Succession

Session Three: Liberty, Sovereignty, and the Tragic Form

Session Four: Liberty and Weak Kingship

Session Five: Liberty, Sovereignty, and the Republican Ideal

Session Six: Open Session

Last modified April 13, 2016