Persuasive Speech Outline On Macbeth

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Joey Caliendo Caliendo 1 Eng 1102-304 Lightfoot Oral Presentation Outline/Thesis Statement Symbolism of (deceased/”unborn”) Children in Macbeth Theis Statement: * Lady Macbeth weeps for a fallen child, foreshadows her and her husbands loss of innocence. When the children die, so do the Macbeths. * When the witches make the appreations appear two of the three appear in the form of children. One bloody and beaten, this can be seen as a representation of Lady Macbeths lost child or a prelude to the loss of Macbeths sanity and innocence. * Children in the play are also used to represent the Royal Line. * Banquo is told he will father kings and King Duncans son is killed in order to prevent him from taking over the…show more content…
This represents a forshadow to the murders of the children * Lady Macbeth’s actions cause the chaos within the play, her actions (to have the children murdered, etc) ultimately cause her to die of what is believed to be guilt. * Macbeth was told he could not be killed by anyone birthed of woman. However, he was killed by the son who was delivered through cesearan section( “Ripped from the womb”), which is not technically seen as birthing in the play. Therefore making him unborn. * Caliendo 2 * Inpurity, through the Royal Line is caused when King Duncans son is murdered, as it causes the blood line to be cut. Joey Caliendo Caliendo 4 English 1102-304 Lightfoot Sources/Works Cited Erne, Lukas. ""A Certain Text": Close Reading and Textual Studies on Shakespeare and Others in Honor of Thomas Clayton (review)." Shakespeare Quarterly 55.3 (2004): 198-223. Print. Mabillard, Amanda. The Three Apparitions in Macbeth. Shakespeare Online. 20 Aug. 2000. (Nov. 11,
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