Recall class discussions on the “Four Postulates.”
What is the Feast of Lupercal? Why would it have any appeal to an Epicurean? A Stoic?
Are Marullus and Flavius more Epicurean or Stoic in their response to the citizens’ preparations for Caesar’s victory parade?
How do the citizens behave throughout the scene? Initially are they Stoic or Epicurean? How do they leave?
Predict Caesar’s response to Marullus and Flavius driving away the vulgar herd.
What other questions can you raise about Act 1, Scene 1?