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History of Literature #84 - The Trials of Oscar Wilde

In February of 1895, the playwright Oscar Wilde (1854-1900) continued an astonishing run of theatrical success with the opening of his artistic masterpiece, The Importance of Being Earnest… 211 more words


The Modern Truth on Truth

The Modern Truth on Truth

In a world of skepticism and rationalism—the movements that rove over the European continent—are supposed to be earnest about our convictions? 436 more words


In the Library ... "The Importance of Being Earnest", by Oscar Wilde

On This Day …Born on October 16, 1854 in Dublin, Irish writer Oscar Wilde


Oscar Wilde (1854) Wilde was an Irish poet , novelist, and playwright who mocked… 67 more words

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Week 3: The Importance of Being Earnest

New production in new setting

I would like to set the play in India in 19th century.  In 19th century, kings and Royals were ruling their princely states.  278 more words

Importance Of Being Earnest

Blog Post #2

Movie adaptations are always insightful when trying to analyze a literary piece. The movie adaptation of ‘Importance of being Earnest’ is no exception to that. Oscar Wilde tries to convey the hypocrisy that ran rampant in British society during the Victorian period. 157 more words

Week 2: The Importance of Being Earnest

Understanding Wilde’s play “Importance of being earnest”

The play is a farcical comedy set in the late 19th century, the Victorian era. The play repeatedly ridicules the Victorian traditions and social customs like marriage and pursuit of love. 457 more words

Importance Of Being Earnest

5 Plays to Get You Ready for Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, the play that will continue the Harry Potter series, comes out on August 31. I’m excited because new Harry Potter hasn’t existed in five years! 531 more words