Conclusion

The Selfish Meme
  • Chantal Zabus

Abstract

In attempting an Epilogue, I would like to return to the fundamental reason behind contemporary rewritings of The Tempest, that shape the end of the twentieth century. Why The Tempest, when it is but a haphazard mixture of wind and water?

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Notes

  1. 1.
    Edmund Wilson, Patriotic Gore (1962) (Oxford & New York: Oxford University Press, 1966), p. xi. My italics.Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    Richard Dawkins, The Selfish Gene (1976) (Oxford & New York: Oxford University Press, 1989), p. 15. Hereafter page numbers are indicated in the text.Google Scholar

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