Sajid Malik In: Drama Explain theme of mortality in Hamlet Explain theme of mortality in Hamlet HamletShakespeare 1 Answer Lucifer Morningstar When angels fall, they also rise 2 Questions 268 Answers 120 Best Answers 1,299 Points View Profile Lucifer Morningstar When angels fall, they also rise Added an answer on July 29, 2019 at 10:02 pm Hamlet deeply investigates the theme of mortality. After being visited by ht ghost of his dead father and learning about his mother’s second marriage Hamlet is disillusioned by memory and mortality. For his if mortal beings can be easily forgotten then how does it matter if a kill b or if someone kills himself. Even after resolving to seek revenge he still contemplates committing suicide and is going through an existential crisis. The scene at the graveyard with two gravediggers is an excellent example of how Shakespeare develops an intelligent discourse around death and mortality and insignificance of the living in front if mortal culmination. 1 Login to Reply Share Share Share on WhatsApp Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Sorry, you do not have a permission to answer to this question.