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Play Was Written End Of The Play
2,359 words... t criticise any of them either, but turns all of the blame onto the unidentified man: the father of Eva's child. She very happily says that the man should be 'dealt with very severely' and made to 'confess in public his responsibility, ' oblivious to what most of the audience would have realised; that Eric was the father. This is another example of irony. She believes that the man must be someone who is working-class and has not been brought up properly because he was a drunk and guilty of t...
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Play Was Written Eva Smith
1,836 wordsHow does Priestley use the character of the Inspector to convey his own opinions and attitudes? An Inspector Calls, set in 1912, is a play with many social and political messages. J. B. Priestley believed a great deal in socialism and believed that many other people needed to be more caring about their community and the people in it. Priestley uses the character of the Inspector to convey his own thoughts, feelings and opinions about social issues. However, he also uses other characters, particu...
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Play Was Written World War 1
1,065 wordsGiving us the port, Edna? this is said by Birling, the man of the house. The audience would maybe expect maybe a telephone call and may be a long conversation on the telephone. The title of the book is an inspector to call, when starting to read the book it gives evidence that the Birling family are upper-class and the reader wouldnt expect an inspector to call. Immediately it is apparent that the Birling family are upper-class. E. At the start of the play the lighting is ink, rosy and imitate. ...
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Medea Discuss The Role Of Chorus
1,155 wordsDiscuss the importance of the role that the Chorus plays in Euripedes Medea. The Chorus is very much an important part of Euripedes Medea, and indeed many other works written in the ancient Greek style. In this play, it follows the journey Medea makes, and not only narrates, but commentates on what is happening. Euripedes uses the Chorus as a literary device to raise certain issues, and to influence where the sympathies of the audience lie. In the list of characters at the beginning of the play,...
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Play Was Written Inspector Goole
1,439 wordsIs an Inspector Calls a detective story or a social critique and How will the audiences views have changed on this from the time the play was written to today? Many people believe that An Inspector Calls by JB Priestley is a detective story because it is centred around an investigation of the Birling family and it is also indicated by the title. However, when you study the play in detail it becomes apparent that the play is not simply a detective story but it is also a social critique. However, ...
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Violence Against Women Twenty Years Ago
1,950 wordsIn David Williamson Part A In his play The Club, David Williamson presents numerous Australian attitudes of the 1970 s. However, many of these attitudes are still relevant and fairly accurate representations of Australian attitudes in the 1990 s, although some of course have changed somewhat over the time since the play was written nearly twenty years ago. Tradition plays a very important part in The Club. Each of the characters of course has his own ideas and attitudes towards tradition, but th...
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Midsummer Night Dream Shakespeare Play
1,094 wordsDoes Shakespeare make any serious points in? A midsummer night? s dream? , or is it just a comedy? Shakespeare? s play, ? A midsummer night? s dream? is a comedy which also deals with some serious issues. The play was written in Shakespearean times as a comedy. The play was written to entertain two very different groups of people. The upper class, and the lower class citizens, Two different levels of theater had to be written to entertain them both. An entertaining and comical part, for both gro...
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Play Was Written Romeo And Juliet
2,006 wordsSome Shall Be Pardoned and Some Punish+d. Who is responsible for the tragedy of Romeo and Juliet? There are many people involved in the tragedy of Romeo and Juliet, but no one person is directly responsible. The tragedy is initiated by Romeo and Juliet falling in love because fate has pre-destined their meeting. All the other characters play a role in helping indirectly the scenes of misfortune take place. If the feud had never taken place, there would not be the hostility and rivalry between th...
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Play Was Written Act 1 Scene 5
1,463 wordsIn the play Macbeth, I think Shakespeare, the author, uses characters in the structure of the play to a large effect. In Act 1, I think Banquo was used by Shakespeare as a contrast to Macbeth; they are close friends, and have similar personalities, but when they are each prophesied great things by the witches, Banquo does not become as ambitious as Macbeth does. I think this shows that Lady Macbeth played a large part in influencing Macbeth to murder Duncan and attain what was prophesied for him...
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