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Unformatted text preview: most of his work • First published play was Waiting for Godot • Experimented with mime plays • Deeply influenced by philosophy that “people are not essentially good, bad, kind, or anything else but are what they make of themselves” • His adaptation of existentialism borders on pessimism • He is antirealist • The search for beliefs in an absurd world and the plight of individuals who must make their own meanings is central to most his work...
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This note was uploaded on 09/29/2009 for the course DRAM 116 taught by Professor Strong during the Spring '08 term at UNC.
- Spring '08
- Waiting for Godot, Godot