Essays Tagged: "Julie"

Play response:Strindberg's "Miss Julie"--incls:Title-Author-Nationality-Period and Setting-Synopsis-Unique Elements of Playwright's Style-Production Challenges/Problems

Title: Miss JulieAuthor: August StrindbergNationality: SwedishPeriod and Setting: Sweden in the late 1880's (87 ... eden in the late 1880's (87 or 88) on Mid Summer's Eve. The action all takes in the kitchen of Miss Julie's father, the Count's manor house.Synopsis: The play begins with Jean the Valet gossiping with ... Count's manor house.Synopsis: The play begins with Jean the Valet gossiping with Kristin about Miss Julie's wild behavior specifically that night and more generally since her broken engagement that oc ...

(3 pages) 84 0 4.8 Jan/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Short storie.

This story takes place in a small town near California called Cloverrail where Julie Banks attends her grade 12 year at Lord Seedsmuir High. Julie lived everyday the same, she wou ... y time with her boyfriend Brad of over 2 ½ years. As you noticed there was no work involved, Julie was an only child and her parents gave her anything that she wanted so she didn't need to work ... chool football team and had scholarships and opportunities coming from everywhere after graduation. Julie and Brad had been going out for three years now coming up in the summer and were planning to m ...

(9 pages) 46 0 3.7 Jun/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

August Strindberg "Miss Julie", dramatic elements, synopsis, analysis

Miss JulieBy: August StrindbergJoe WilsonTheatre History IIGENRE: Naturalistic TragedySETTING: Midsummer ... ic TragedySETTING: Midsummer Eve, in the kitchen of the Count.Later, midsummer morning, same.THEMES:JULIE: "Aren't you my friend?"JEAN: "Yes. Sometimes. But don't rely on me.""What! I fancied I saw th ... it in motion - and something else that sets the hand in motion . . ." (JEAN).DRAMATIS PERSONAE:Miss Julie, 25, daughter of the CountJean, 30, a valetKristin, 35, a cook.Chorus of peasantsRoles for 1 m ...

(4 pages) 109 0 5.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

A compare and contrast of Ibsen and Strindberg and their view on women

hat their views on women are not that different. In Ibsen's A Doll's House and in Strindberg's Miss Julie it looks as if the women are mere objects. The women appear more like puppets or toys to the m ... , she is almost pointless to him. With Strindberg, a perfect example is Jean showing no remorse for Julie after she must suffer the consequences of him and her sleeping together in Miss Julie. He simp ...

(3 pages) 85 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Discuss the role of women in Strindberg's plays.

In the preface to his play Miss. Julie, Strindberg states that a modern woman who tries to be equal to a man, "implies a retro-gressi ... name synonymous with misogyny. In this essay I will discuss how this becomes apparent in both Miss Julie and The Father.In Miss. Julie, Miss Julie herself is the play's twenty-five-year-old heroine. ... ment, which was ruined because of her attempt literally to train her fiancé like a dog; Miss Julie has become "absolutely crazy" (p 76, Strindberg), making shameless advances to her valet, Jean ...

(4 pages) 30 0 5.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

"It's man versus woman all day long, endlessly" (Strindberg). To what extent is this supported by your reading of Miss Julie?

Do I agree with this statement after having read the play? The representation we get of young Miss Julie through the gossips from the outset shows the plays investment I her degeneracy and ruin. Stri ... sips from the outset shows the plays investment I her degeneracy and ruin. Strindberg portrays Miss Julie as being hysterical which was considered to be a female sickness in his days.The setting of Mi ...

(8 pages) 35 0 0.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

The Abolition of the Provocation Defence

cases which have successfully raised the defence of provocation.Ramage:James Ramage killed his wife Julie after a period of separation during which time Julie had met another man and formed a relation ... eriod of separation during which time Julie had met another man and formed a relationship with him. Julie went to the family home to tell James of her new relationship when she allegedly told him "I'm ...

(13 pages) 29 0 3.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Julie's Wings (Fiction)

Julie's Wings "Will that be all?" Julie asked as she rang up the Christmas items on the cash r ... k much of it. After all she was only doing her job. But she wasn't thinking of her award right now. Julie knew that as soon as she got home she needed a miracle. Julie thought that the hour would neve ... allen the day before now danced in the K Mart parking lot like ripples on a calm lake. The frost on Julie's car windshield looked like crystals in a Norman Rockwell painting.Her frostbitten fingers tu ...

(4 pages) 362 0 3.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Movie Review Of Valley Girl

s a light comedy, a teen flick and a romance story all rolled into one. Starring Deborah Foreman as Julie, the quintessential valley girl and Nicholas Cage as Randy, the "totally rad" punk rocke ... movie fan has to see. The story begins on the day of the big party for all the valley kids. Julie and her friends go shopping at the Galleria and then go to the beach to touch up their tans be ...

(3 pages) 547 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Cosi Fan Tutte

the initial phase in the scene.Act Two Scene One This scene primarily focuses on the characters of Julie, Cherry, Roy and Lewis. This is chiefly why they are positioned down centre stage. However, th ... he far side of the stage and gets a bucket, which she places under the water dripping from the roof.Julie and Cherry enter from the top right stage. They move immediately to the centre stage. The larg ...

(2 pages) 4 0 3.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Nightmare House

ned," he lays Zack on the stretcher and examines him. "Well it started in the beginning when me and Julie, my girlfriend, were in art class painting models." Students in an art class were painting peo ... lass were painting people that would pose for them to sketch for there assignment. "Hey Zack," said Julie," how does my work looking." Zack leans over in his chair and scans through her painting. "It ...

(6 pages) 379 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

I Know What You Did Last Summer

ation in the bathroom. I thought that it was a good " edge of your seat " part. I also enjoyed when Julie and Ray went to go talk to David Greggs sister. It was interesting to learn about how her fami ... to learn about how her family was holding up about the loss.I think the best conflict is when Ray, Julie, Barry, and Helen were debating weather to go back and help the boy that they hit or to just l ...

(1 pages) 500 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Symbol of the Desert in Nadine Gordimer's "The Pickup"

is environment takes on a unique yet equally significant symbolic meaning to the central characters Julie and Ibrahim. The Pickup uses Julie and Ibrahim's interaction with the desert in order to demon ... world.When Gordimer first introduces the theme of the desert in the novel, the distinct cultures of Julie and Ibrahim as well as their blatant ignorance of these differences becomes apparent. Julie's ...

(3 pages) 14 0 4.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

How Kieslowski portrays freedom in his film Three Colours;Blue

l one." The first of the films, Blue deals with Liberté, or Freedom. It follows the story of Julie (Juliette Binoche), a woman thrown into a new state of consciousness by family tragedy. It is ... mind.[2: Danusia Stock (ed), Kieślowski on Kieślowski, London; Faber and Faber, 1993 p212]Julie loses her husband Patrice, a well known composer and her young daughter Anna in an automobile ...

(6 pages) 1741 0 0.0 Apr/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Discuss how Ibsen and Strindberg present the protagonists’ relationship in ‘a dolls house’ and ‘Miss Julie’. How far do you agree that Nora overcomes yet Julie succumbs to male dominance?

iscuss how Ibsen and Strindberg present the protagonists' relationship in 'a dolls house' and 'Miss Julie'. How far do you agree that Nora overcomes yet Julie succumbs to male dominance?In both "A Dol ... u agree that Nora overcomes yet Julie succumbs to male dominance?In both "A Doll's House" and "Miss Julie" the playwrights gradually reveal a clearer presentation of the dynamics between the couples. ...

(6 pages) 4 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American