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ENG220 Titus Andronicus Act 1

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Department
English
Course
ENG220Y1
Professor
Elizabeth Harvey
Semester
Fall

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ENG220Monday October 4 2011Titus AndronicusAct 1 Scene 1repetition of word armstrained up in arms cause of Rome and chastised with arms renowned Titus flourishing in armsscene of political chaos come into play just after death of CaesarBassianus handing election to Romans let desert in pure election because deserve title moreMarcuschosen Andronicus surnamed Pius devoted to dutyTitus too devoted to duty terrible obsession out of controlmonstrous sense of dutygoths Germanic tribe invaded Eastern and Western empires and founded kingdoms in Italy France and SpainRome invaded period of darknessTitus embodies allegiance to crumbling empire ethically physicallyno need for outside enemy seeds of fall of Rome sown from within making it possible for barbarians to invade and conquerpower of government and empire through prisoners of war parading Goths in chains mark their servitude mark power of RomeTitus comparing self to Priam both fathers of troops of s
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