Pirandello

Pirandello - Name Status Score Questions on Pirandello...

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Name Questions on Pirandello Status Completed Score 25 out of 25 points Instructions Answer each question in one or more well thought out paragraphs (Blackboard doesn't show paragraphs, unfortunately, which is not a big concern, but you can write "New Paragraph" between yours if you wish). Minimum word count is 100 words per question. Most scores less than full credit reflect lack of development or sloppy, dashed off in a hurry answers. Question 1 5 out of 5 points Briefly recount the melodrama that the six characters eventually describe (that is, their story). Selected Answer: The characters are from a play that Pirandello wrote that was never finished. Therefore they are searching for an author that will use them. Their story is that the Father did not connect with the Mother the way that his secretary did, so ultimately he sent her to live with him. He sent his son to grow up in the country. He kept an eye on the new family, particularly on the stepdaughter, but eventually the new family moved away. The ex-secretary died and the family is forced to move back. The Stepdaughter becomes a call girl and the Father almost sleeps with her
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This note was uploaded on 05/27/2008 for the course ENG 252 taught by Professor Fletcher during the Fall '07 term at VCCS.

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