Compare and contrast the forms of madness/insanity for the characters Hamlet and King Lear. Determine the cause of each of their madness, and the function of the madness/insanity on the plays in general. 1. Be certain to craft an argument (900- words) that you will then prove with your writing, avoiding unnecessary summary. 2. Use specific lines from the plays to support your argument; make certain to indicate which play you are citing according to MLA guidelines. Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the MLA Style Guide

Topic Analysis – Hamlet and King Lear