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Flashcards in Edgar Deck (5)
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Rory Loughnane (2.3)

"marks the critical moment in Edgar's transformation from a respected member of society to someone who exists only on the periphery of it."


Leslie. S. Lee (Poor Tom)

"acts as the personification of the semi-apocalyptic state into which the social world of the play descends".


2014 production

Edgar not really interested in the court BUT Edmund is determined so Gloucester lays all his hopes on him. Edgar is not the oldest son Gloucester wanted- play more about them creating a relationship rather than repairing one.


Richard Adam (not too sure but the quote is a real quote)

"Edgar's single aim is self preservation".


Rob Worrall

"Edgar has learned more than anyone"