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Unformatted text preview: The Dramatic Form and Riders to the Sea Chapter 13 discusses the major elements of drama and distinguishes the form from other genres like the short story and poetry. Using the play Riders to the Sea (Synge) as an example, discuss what elements and qualities make drama unique as a literary form. Support your ideas with textual evidence from Synge’s play. In your post, take into consideration how the literary themes of Riders to the Sea relate to the dramatic form. Your initial post should be at least 150 words in length. Support your claims with examples from the text/play, and properly cite any references. Respond to at least two of your classmates’ posts by Day 7. Drama is a very unique literary form. Drama has been around for thousands of years and is used to tell stories in a very different way. Most drama is used when acting in a play. These stories can be read or stories in a very different way....
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This note was uploaded on 07/29/2011 for the course ENG 125 taught by Professor O'donnell during the Spring '09 term at Ashford University.
- Spring '09