August Wilhelm Schlegel Essay Topics

Critique: Schlegel’s & Günther’s Translations

This critique compares the original version of the prologue of William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet to two German translations written by August Wilhelm Schlegel (1979) and Frank Gunther (1995). The prologue introduces the audience into the main storyline of the play and outlines that they will get to hear of the sad story of the… View Article