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- Introduction: what is a tragedy?
- 1. Tragedies on the stages of Shakespeare’s time
- 2. Titus Andronicus
- 3. Romeo and Juliet
- 4. Julius Caesar
- 5. Hamlet
- 6. Othello
- 7. Macbeth
- 8. King Lear
- 9. Timon of Athens
- 10. Antony and Cleopatra
- 11. Coriolanus
- Epilogue: why might we enjoy tragedies?