Ophelia Research Paper

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This essay focuses on the figure of Ophelia in the several plays studied in class, Shakespeare’s play, Gertrude and Claudius and The prince of Denmark. Ophelia. First I am going to explain the differences in the three versions. The Shakespeare’s play is the most known, is the original version of Hamlet; Gertrude and Claudius written by John Updike, This novel is a prequel of Hamlet and tell the story of his parents was born until the begins of Hamlet story. The prince of Denmark written by Graham Holderness is about the past and future of Hamlet.

Ophelia is a beautiful young lady, the youngest daughter of Polonius, sister of Laertes and Hamlet’s lover. In the plays, Ophelia is confused, she is among the obedience to his father and his love
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