Richard III
Richard III
by William Shakespeare

Richard III Learning Guide: Table of Contents

Introduction
Analysis
Symbolism, Imagery, Allegory
The Tudor Myth
Richard's Deformity
The Boar
Curses
Ghosts
Clarence's Dream
"Now is the winter of our discontent..."
Setting
Genre
Tone
Writing Style
What’s Up With the Title?
What's Up With the Ending?
Plot Analysis
Booker's Seven Basic Plots Analysis
Trivia
Steaminess Rating
Allusions
Brief Summary
Act 1, Scene 1
Act 1, Scene 2
Act 1, Scene 3
Act 1, Scene 4
Act 2, Scene 1
Act 2, Scene 2
Act 2, Scene 3
Act 2, Scene 4
Act 3, Scene 1
Act 3, Scene 2
Act 3, Scene 3
Act 3, Scene 4
Act 3, Scene 5
Act 3, Scene 6
Act 3, Scene 7
Act 4, Scene 1
Act 4, Scene 2
Act 4, Scene 3
Act 4, Scene 4
Act 4, Scene 5
Act 5, Scene 1
Act 5, Scene 2
Act 5, Scene 3
Act 5, Scene 4
Act 5, Scene 5
Act 5, Scene 6
Act 5, Scene 7
Act 5, Scene 8
Characters
Richard III
Timeline
Queen Margaret
Richmond (a.k.a. Henry VII)
Lady Anne
King Edward IV
Queen Elizabeth
The Young Princes
Young Elizabeth
Duchess of York
Duke of Clarence
Duke of Buckingham
Ratcliffe and Catesby
Tyrrell
Stanley
Lord Hastings
Lord Mayor of London
The Scrivener
Dorset and Gray
Rivers
Vaughan
Study Questions
Character Roles (Protagonist, Antagonist...)
Protagonist
Antagonist
Foil
Tools of Characterization
Themes
Quotes
War
War Quotes
Fate and Free Will
Fate and Free Will Quotes
Time
Time Quotes
Art and Culture
Art and Culture Quotes
Manipulation
Manipulation Quotes
Justice
Justice Quotes
Power
Power Quotes
Betrayal
Betrayal Quotes
Man and the Natural World
Man and the Natural World Quotes
Family
Family Quotes
Gender
Gender Quotes
Best of the Web
Module Quizzes
Module Flashcards
Quotes (What was Said)
Quotes (What was Said) Flashcards
Quotes (What was Said) True or False
Themes (For the Most Part)
Themes (For the Most Part) Flashcards
Themes (For the Most Part) True or False
Symbols
Symbols Flashcards
Symbols True or False
What Hump?
What Hump? Flashcards
What Hump? True or False
Power-Hungry? How About Power-Starving?
Power-Hungry? How About Power-Starving? Flashcards
Power-Hungry? How About Power-Starving? True or False
Essay
Photos