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Why is Macbeth important?
Last Updated: 10th April, 2020
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Also question is, why is Macbeth important today?
MacBeth is relevant today because peopleare still motivated by greed, ambition and jealousy todayjust like in Shakespearean times. MacBeth wanted to be Kingand some people today would do anything for money andpower.
Subsequently, question is, what is interesting about Macbeth? Macbeth is a complex and well developedcharacter, while there are several interesting characters inthe play, Macbeth is by far the most interesting. Heis a tragic hero who experiences a slow and painful mental declinewhich is expressed in such a way that the audience ismesmerised.
In this way, why is it so important that Macbeth should be first be presented to us?
Macbeth is truly a tragic hero. Macbeth isshown as a brave and honored soldier at the beginning of theplay so that we can see his decline as he begins toplot his evil deeds. Macbeth's flaw is his ambition. Hewants to be king and decides he will become king at anycost.
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