Disarming the Infant Warrior: Prince Henry, King James, and the Chivalric Revival<br />Historical Text: Richard Badenhause...
Outline<br /><ul><li>Purpose of the historical text
Detailed overview
Relationship between the historical text “Cupid’s Revenge”</li></li></ul><li>Purpose<br /><ul><li>Expand upon the chivalri...
Present the difference between King James’ and Prince Henry’s self presentation. </li></li></ul><li>In simplistic terms, t...
King James<br />
Prince Henry<br />
Note: <br />that the feelings of rivalry (not the actions that occur within the play) provide the similarity between histo...
Relationship<br />
Questions<br />Do you feel that the Duke and his son are reflections of King James and his son?<br />
Questions<br />Are the Duke and his son really polar opposites?  <br />
Questions<br />Do you feel there are other characters in the play that reflect King James or his son more appropriately?<b...
Questions<br />Finally, do you feel this play falls under the influence of King James?<br />
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Disarming The Infant Warrior

  1. 1. Disarming the Infant Warrior: Prince Henry, King James, and the Chivalric Revival<br />Historical Text: Richard Badenhausen<br />Seminar:<br />Maggie Pajak<br />
  2. 2. Outline<br /><ul><li>Purpose of the historical text
  3. 3. Detailed overview
  4. 4. Relationship between the historical text “Cupid’s Revenge”</li></li></ul><li>Purpose<br /><ul><li>Expand upon the chivalric revival
  5. 5. Present the difference between King James’ and Prince Henry’s self presentation. </li></li></ul><li>In simplistic terms, the text positions James’s peaceful way against Henry’s growing desire to appear chivalrous. <br />
  6. 6. King James<br />
  7. 7. Prince Henry<br />
  8. 8.
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  10. 10. Note: <br />that the feelings of rivalry (not the actions that occur within the play) provide the similarity between historical fact and the drama; King James did not marry Prince Henry’s romantic interest nor did he assist in his death <br />
  11. 11. Relationship<br />
  12. 12. Questions<br />Do you feel that the Duke and his son are reflections of King James and his son?<br />
  13. 13. Questions<br />Are the Duke and his son really polar opposites? <br />
  14. 14. Questions<br />Do you feel there are other characters in the play that reflect King James or his son more appropriately?<br />
  15. 15. Questions<br />Finally, do you feel this play falls under the influence of King James?<br />
  16. 16. The End<br />

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