Rhinoceros | Study Guide

Eugène Ionesco

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Author

Eugène Ionesco

Year Published

1959

Type

Play

Genre

Comedy, Satire

About the Title

The title Rhinoceros refers to the animal into which all of the characters mysteriously transform throughout the play, with the exception of the protagonist, Berenger; it can also be a symbol of brute force and mob mentality.

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