Early Feminist Drama

Drama is a unique form of literature that is meant to be performed on stage and seen by the audience, except the closet drama, which is meant to be read. Short stories are similar to closet drama that they are meant to be read as well. Because a play is written in a way that…

Tolerance, Forgiveness, Perseverance and More

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian is one of the best novels I have ever read. It’s written by Sherman Alexie who wrote this novel based on his own experience. The novel is told in first person by the most important character, Arnold Jr. The other important characters who have influenced Arnold in…

I Know the Way You Can Get

I know the way you can get When you have not had a drink of Love: Your face hardens, your sweet muscles cramp. Children become concerned about a strange look that appears in your eyes which even begins to worry your own mirror and nose. Squirrels and birds sense your sadness and call an important…

A Dead Living the Dream

The internal conflict between achieving financial security and taking care of one’s family can lead a person to turmoil and self-destruction. Arthur Miller’s play, Death of a Salesman, deals precisely with this theme: the protagonist’s inability to reconcile this internal conflict in regards to achieving the American Dream leads to his death. Miller’s play presents…