Author : Arthur Miller
Publisher : Dramatists Play Service Inc
Release :1980
Total pages :104
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 0822202905

One of the great popular successes of recent Broadway history, this ingeniously constructed play offers a rare and skillful blending of two priceless theatrical ingredients--gasp-inducing thrills and spontaneous laughter. Dealing with the devious machinati

Author : Theatre Aquarius Archives (University of Guelph),Arthur Miller
Publisher : Prentice Hall
Release :2004-07
Total pages :329
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 0131842900

Author : Miller
Publisher : Pearson Education India
Release :2007-09
Total pages :272
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 8131711501

Author : Eric Sterling
Publisher : Rodopi
Release :2008-01
Total pages :185
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 9789042024502

Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman, the third volume in the Dialogue series, covers six major and controversial topics dealing with Miller's classic play. The topics include feminism and the role of women in the drama, the American Dream, business and capitalism, the significance of technology, the legacy that Willy leaves to Biff, and Miller's use of symbolism. The authors of the essays include prominent Arthur Miller scholars such as Terry Otten and the late Steven Centola as well as young, emerging scholars. Some of the essays, particularly the ones written by the emerging scholars, tend to employ literary theory while the ones by the established scholars tend to illustrate the strengths of traditional criticism by interpreting the text closely. It is fascinating to see how scholars at different stages of their academic careers approach a given topic from distinct perspectives and sometimes diverse methodologies. The essays offer insightful and provocative readings ofDeath of a Salesman in a collection that will prove quite useful to scholars and students of Miller's most famous play.

Author : Harold Bloom
Publisher : Infobase Publishing
Release :2009-01-01
Total pages :329
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 9781438114484

Discusses the writing of Death of a salesman by Arthur Miller. Includes critical essays on the play and a brief biography of the author.

Author : N.A
Publisher : Research & Education Assoc.
Release :
Total pages :329
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 0738671908

Presents study tools on Arthur Miller's "Death of a Salesman," including background on the work and author and section-by-section character lists, summaries, analyses, study questions and answers, and essay topic suggestions.

Author : Peter Spalding
Publisher :
Release :1987
Total pages :88
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : IND:30000026049050

Author : Anonym
Publisher : GRIN Verlag
Release :2011-05
Total pages :40
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 9783640923045

Seminar paper from the year 2008 in the subject American Studies - Literature, grade: 2.0, University of Paderborn, language: English, abstract: He wants to live on through something - and in his case, his masterpiece is his son. I think all of us want that, and it gets more poignant as we get more anonymous in this world. This quote, said by the author of Death of a Salesman Arthur Miller in 1984, provides just a slight insight into the father-son relationship of Willy and Biff Loman which I will analyze in the present term paper in depth. Moreover, I will have a closer look at the Loman family and how they interact. Firstly, the author will be briefly introduced and the background and the reasons for writing the play are pointed out. Furthermore I will give an overview of the drama and its structure and formal aspects. After this my attention will be directed on the Loman family and I will initially focus on its members and characterize them. Then I will analyze how the relationship between Willy and Biff has developed and why it fails during the play. Finally, I will give a conclusion which will sum up the most important findings which I figured out during my analysis.

Author : Harold Bloom,Sterling Professor of the Humanities Harold Bloom
Publisher : Infobase Publishing
Release :2009-01-01
Total pages :178
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 9781438113807

A critical overview of the Pulitzer Prize-winning play features the writings of Christopher Bigsby, Frank Ardolino, Terry Otten, and other scholars.

Author : N.A
Publisher : Macmillan International Higher Education
Release :1987-11-11
Total pages :88
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 9781349087082