regular weekend homework explained (bring up new post; placeholder title, “tempestuous post #1”
What is line 13 (Act 1 Scene 2)–all of it? How about line 15? (How do you know?)
synopses vs. meter: scan these lines from start of scene 2: “If by your art . . . ,” “Have sunk the sea . . . ,” “I should inform thee further . . . ”
broken meter in lines 2, 3, 5 (to what effect?) Prospero’s two-word reassurances–can you find them? Where in the line do they occur? To what effect?
Scene Readings–with props supplied–this time–by Mr. Brown
Miranda’s reaction and Prospero’s story (1.2.1-186)
Ariel’s reports and demands; Prospero responds (1.2.187-321)