Having said this audience's nowadays are able to recognise an injustice in the way shylock is treated shylock is shunned from society predominantly it adds a sense of bitterness to the overall tone of shylock's voice and somewhat puts the spot light upon antonio moreover, shylock seems to revel in the. Lead the tragedies of justice away from the genre of revenge tragedy the very concept of this latter england found themselves propelled towards vengeance not only out of a sense of the unjustness of allowing an antonio spits on him in the street (iiii107), the payment that shylock seeks in the form of a pound of.
The merchant of venice is inherently unsatisfying as a play because there is no sense of justice shylock is simply removed from the proceedings, and the broken romances are repaired in an unrealistic fashion by portia and nerissa forgiving their husbands antonio is never called to account for his wrongs, and there is little.
Here revenge shows an uglier face than in titus andronicus or hamlet partly because the motive of the revenge shylock seeks is belittling persecution he has received at the hand of antonio although an injustice, this is not nearly as justifiable grounds as the murder of one's father or son as in the other plays iago in othello.
The merchant of venice is a famous play of william shakespeare, and the character shylock is the most vivid and controversial character in in a certain sense, shylock is shakespeare through the his motive for revenge is so strong, even at a court of justice in venice, shylock still insists on cutting “a.
After masterson's stirring rendition, we feel nothing but horrified sympathy as the christian court delivers its 'justice' part analysis of shakespeare's the merchant of venice, part statement on prejudice of jewish people - shylock is an eye-opening experience about shakespeare's creation of his 'antagonist' from start to.