Essays Tagged: "jewish mother"

Guilt, responsibility and coincidence in Harry Mulisch's novel, "The Assault"

: Harry Mulisch is Holland's most important post-war writer. Born in Haarlem, Holland, in 1927 to a Jewish mother whose family died in the concentration camps, and an Austro-Hungarian father who was j ... innocent victims, but maybe, thanks to the killing of this collaborator, the deaths of thousands of Jewish families may have been avoided. However, the killing of Anton's family leaves a child orphane ...

(8 pages) 2378 0 0.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors


apartment.The third of four characters enters midway through the play and she is the token American/Jewish mother and plays the comedy release of the constant bickering between the office, 9-5, regime ...

(4 pages) 267 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Critical Analysis of "How To Treat a Lady"

f she had been living each role, Kate was masterful. These roles include Flora, Detective Brummel's Jewish mother; Mrs. Sullivan, an Irish widow; Alexandra, the mother of the serial killer; Carmella, ... his brother, "the DOCTOR", who you never met but hear a lot about.Alan Ball plays the unsuccessful Jewish middle-aged New York City detective Morris Brummel. Ball plays out this role very intelligent ...

(2 pages) 24 3 3.3 Sep/2007

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Exploring death in Macbeth

e" (Carroll 17). At the start of the play when discussing the murder Lady Macbeth was able to be a "Jewish mother" or in other words use guilt to make Macbeth commit Duncan's murder. She goaded him by ...

(7 pages) 68 1 5.0 Apr/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > Macbeth