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    Term:

    interval

    Definition:

    przerwa

    • Theatre 9
    • 132 terms
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    Term:

    A Streetcar Named Desire, by Tennessee Williams

    Definition:

    Major Characters-Blanche DuBois, Stella Kowalski, Harold "Mitch" Mitchell, Eunice Hubbell Other works: Glass Menagerie

    • American Literature
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    Term:

    Moria

    Definition:

    share or portion

    • Drama Terms Glossary
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    Romanticism

    Definition:

    A movement in the arts and literature that originated in the late 18th century emphasizing inspiration, subjectivity, and the primacy of the individual

    • Honors English Mid-term 2013
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    The World According to Garp

    Definition:

    John Irving

    • NAQT all authors
    • 1150 terms
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    Of Plymouth Plantation

    Definition:

    Book that told the history of the Plymouth Settlement.

    • CLEP American Literature 5
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  • 12 terms

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    Our Town

    Definition:

    (Thornton Wilder, 1938). A sentimental story that takes place in the village of Grover's Corners, New Hampshire just after the turn of the 20th century. Our Town is divided into three acts: "Daily Life" (Professor Willard and Editor Webb gossip on the everyday lives of town residents); "Love and Marriage" (Emily Webb and George Gibbs fall in love and marry); and "Death" (Emily dies while giving birth, and her spirit converses about the meaning of life with other dead people in the cemetery). A Stage Manager talks to the audience and serves as a narrator throughout the drama, which is performed on a bare stage.

    • NAQT American Plays
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  • 171 terms

    Term:

    vela

    Definition:

    awnings

    • Theatre History
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  • 46 terms

    Term:

    frugal

    Definition:

    thrifty

    • Humanities 18
    • 46 terms
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  • 21 terms

    Term:

    What did you say his name was?

    Definition:

    O'Connor.

    • The Glass Menagerie
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  • 20 terms

    Term:

    I think the rest of the play will explain itself...

    Definition:

    Tom

    • The Glass Menagerie - SCENE 1
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  • 191 terms

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    Hamlet

    Definition:

    William Shakespeare, Drama, 1601

    • Works of Literature
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  • 91 terms

    Term:

    Keats

    Definition:

    Eve of St. Agnes Ode on a Grecian Urn

    • Authors- Praxis 2 English
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  • 100 terms

    Term:

    Hamlet

    Definition:

    William Shakespeare

    • Books and authors
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  • 89 terms

    Term:

    Analogy

    Definition:

    A similarity between like features of two things, on which a comparison may be based. (ex. the heart and a pump)

    • Praxis Test_2
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  • 27 terms

    Term:

    Hamlet

    Definition:

    William Shakespeare; 1601

    • Literature - Drama
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  • 34 terms

    Term:

    Realism background

    Definition:

    starts in 1853 in France, overlaps with melodrama, still a dominant form, positivism created by Auguste Comte (sociologist)- organized all of the sciences by their relative complexity, sociology at top of course because its aim is the betterment of society with the application of the scientific method for social problems- started conversation about the possibility that large social issues could potentially be solved

    • Test 3
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  • 19 terms

    Term:

    What were realist playwrights trying to accomplish?

    Definition:

    All of the above

    • Quiz 6
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