Reviewing Source Materials

Comparison of Two Texts


Reassemble in your reading group and examine the lines from Montaigne and from Gonzalo’s speech.

  • Discuss the similarities and differences between the two texts.

Scholars are not in agreement about whether Shakespeare read this work by Montaigne. Some scholars say that both men probably read the same source material. What do you think? Share with your reading group.

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