Leopatra : tragic heroine or femme fatale ?

This gives you the opportunity to write about the way Shakespeare has chosen to present Cleopatra and use her as a literary device in his play. What is a femme fatale? To what extent does Cleopatra fit this description? Can she be described as a a?heroa? Should we instead say a?heroinea? Is she a?tragica? Does she fulfil the criteria as laid down by Aristotle a completely; partially? Please use quality resources and secondary sources for this a not York Notes, or something unattributed from the internet

you will need to quote extensively from the text for high marks, and also from secondary sources. You will also need to quote from a number of critics for different perspectives.