Angels part two study guide

Angels part two study guide - Three key questions: 1. Why...

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Three key questions: 1. Why did Kushner choose to set Angels in America during the Reagan Administration? How is it significant that Roy Cohn, who is better known for his role during the McCarthy Era, is one of the main characters? 2. In Act III, Scene 2 of Part One, Millennium Approaches , Louis says, ". ..there are no gods here, no ghosts and spirits in America, there are no angels in America. .." (98). Does the play, on the whole, support his statement or not? 3. At the end of the Epilogue, Prior says, "The Great Work begins." What does he mean? and Questions for Part Two, Perestroika : 1. Look up "perestroika" and be sure you understand what it means. 2. In Act 1, Scene 1, Aaleksii says they must have a new Theory before they can move forward. What does he mean? How does this conflict with the Angel's message to Prior at the end of the same scene? 3. In Act 1, Scene 2, what brings realization brings Harper out of her imaginary Antarctica? What does Mr. Lies mean when he says she "overreached. Tore a big
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