The Tempest (William Shakespeare)

The Tempest (William Shakespeare)

“Prospero’s forgiveness is ineffective. No sign of regret or even change is visible among those he forgives” (Trüstedt 360). Do you agree with this perspective on the conclusion of The Tempest? Your answer must demonstrate engagement with some of the critical views expressed by Katrin Trüstedt from pages 351-361 of her article, “Secondary Satire and the Sea-Change of Romance: Reading William Shakespeare’s The Tempest.”