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Arthur Miller’s ‘All My Sons’ a modern Greek tragedy

Tragedy can fall into general themes of love, honour, decisions, lies, discovery, pain, human flaws, and death.  Many people have tried to define what tragedy is, Aristotle in 335 BC wrote about the form and nature of tragedy in great depth in his literary theory ‘Poetics’.  1,832 more words

All My Sons

A View from the Bridge

A View from the Bridge is charged with energy. Identify its various forms.
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Discuss the above and much more in a private literature course. 159 more words

All My Sons (Miller)

This one hasn’t lost one bit of its power. War profiteering. A father’s secret cannot stay secret. What boys want their fathers to be. When money isn’t enough. 33 more words

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Sixth form revised

I’m one of those people who really struggle to throw anything from school away. I still have year 7 folders floating around under my bed, however I decided this summer was the time to throw out everything I didn’t need. 726 more words

Theatre Review: 'All My Sons' by Niagara Regional Theatre Guild at The Ellicott Creek Playhouse

Arthur Miller’s depiction of the American dream is one that not only aggravates me, but it is one that makes me wonder, what the heck Broadway audiences were excited to see live in 1947 when “All My Sons” opened. 739 more words

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Incident at Vichy (Miller)

I am continuing to wind my way through Arthur Miller’s Collected Plays (Penguin, Miller Centennial Edition). I’ve never seen this one live; it certainly read very quickly. 90 more words

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Harry Ransom Center acquires Arthur Miller Archive

“Almost 13 years after his death, playwright Arthur Miller‘s archive finally has a home — at the University of Texas at Austin. […] Miller’s archive includes drafts of several of his plays, as well as short stories, screenplays, letters and journals, the university said in a news release. 40 more words

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