Essays Tagged: "Mary Warren"

Character Sketch of John Proctor (The Crucible)

y to defy the court and in a way his religion because the court was controlled by religion. Keeping Mary Warren from court was extreme because he was keeping her from doing her duty and from feeling i ...

(2 pages) 64 2 3.5 Oct/1996

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

An analysis of The Crucible. It analyzes the possibility of John Proctor being a tragic hero.

ds to an event of great consequence, as he has now accused the girls of lying and they will turn on Mary Warren, who will condemn Proctor. John Proctor battles for his beliefs and ideas in the playwri ...

(2 pages) 52 0 5.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Character analysis of Reverend Parris from the novel "The Crucible".

uestioning if it were not for Parris' cowardly remark. Further into the play, Proctor comes in with Mary Warren, one of the girls that takes part in the crying-out, and has Mary tell the court that th ... e girls "never saw no spirits." (pg.106) Smiling but nervous because Danforth seems to be struck by Mary Warren's story, Parris says, "Surely your excellency is not taken by this simple lie." (pg.108) ...

(5 pages) 66 0 4.2 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Inner Conflicts--Arthur Miller's "The Crucible"

between saving his physical life by lying or saving his eternal life by being a martyr. Similarly, Mary Warren is faced with the decision to either come clean about the reality of the witch-hunts or ... nted with life altering choices, it is John Proctor who ultimately stands up for his beliefs, while Mary Warren succumbs to the "hypnosis" of her peers.John Proctor, an average puritan farmer, is face ...

(4 pages) 25 0 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Arthur Miller's "The Crucible"

c outbreaks, in order to save her name and acquit herself of any charges put forth, announces: "Oh, Mary, this is a black art to change your shape. No, I cannot, I cannot stop my mouth; it's God's wor ... nge your shape. No, I cannot, I cannot stop my mouth; it's God's work I do" (115). The girls accuse Mary Warren of being a witch. While in the court, they are petrified at the alleged appearance of th ...

(4 pages) 79 4 3.7 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

The Crucible

er the ideal couple that once existed so profoundly. John and Elizabeth begin to argue about Mary Warren's actions on pages 52 and 53. Now, the true circumstances are revealed. The argumentativ ...

(1 pages) 264 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Crucible

y the end of the play.Three of the characters who change a lot are John Proctor, Reverend Hale, and Mary Warren. It is shown that John Proctor changes in his willingness to have anything to do with th ... and he changes his general attitude towards the justness of witch hunts, the court, and the church. Mary Warren changes her mind about her role in the witch hunt several times, and she also must chang ...

(3 pages) 316 0 0.0 Jun/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Crucible

r's play , The Crucible, fear, guilt, and Fear made the Puritans intolerant. Fear motivates Mary Warren. She is risking her life by telling the courtroom attendants the truth, and she is fearf ...

(2 pages) 358 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Crucible

begins to show at the beginning of the story when people start suspecting witchcraft. According to Mary Warren, "What'll we do? The village is out! I just come from the farm; the whole country's talk ... Abby blamed Goody Proctor for practicing witchcraft, which resulted in her being sentenced to jail. Mary Warren is fearful of the girls when Proctor asks her to go to court with him. In fear of going ...

(2 pages) 536 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Crucible

Book Summary: In the beginning of The Crucible Reverend Parris caught the girls dancing in the forest. He we ... I Elizabeth Proctor had lost faith in John Proctor because he committed adultery. John ask where is Mary and Elizabeth said that she went to the court. When Mary Warren return; she give Elizabeth a po ... poppet that she made in court and told them that Elizabeth has been accused of witchcraft.They send Mary to bed and Reverend Hale arrives. He came to check on Elizabeth since she is being accused. He ...

(3 pages) 295 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Plot And Sub Plot Of The Crucible

had sent her to Tituba whom they believe can speak to the dead.-- Abigail is left alone to speak to Mary warren and Mercy Lewis who are the slaves of Putnam's and the Proctors. She threatens them not ... y thing other than that they danced and conjured Ruth's dead sisters.-- John Proctor enters to send Mary home. When left alone Abigail confesses to him that there is no witchcraft involved.-- We disco ...

(7 pages) 13 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Crucible

witchcraft on his wife, he then begins to realize that he loves her. In the end he attempts to have Mary Warren take back the girls statement and admit that all of the girls were lying. He doesn't wan ...

(4 pages) 15 0 0.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Crucible

ion Proctor makes an attempt to reveal crucial information about the Salem witch trials by coercing Mary Warren to testify against Abigale claiming that she is a fraud. He admits to lecherous behavior ...

(2 pages) 261 0 0.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Crucible

hat used emotional terrorism to her advantage. She intimidates all of the girls involved especially Mary Warren to think that something more has happened. If they did not do what she ordered Abigail d ... ed. If they did not do what she ordered Abigail double crossed them and accused them of wrongdoing. Mary Warren tried to tell the truth in court and Abigail went in to an outburst claiming a form of M ...

(4 pages) 7 0 0.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The crucible 2

's icy wind will blow." Proctor, a man who hates hypocrisy, and has strong morals says this line to Mary Warren. He is saying that all the masks have been melted away in this crucible and the true per ...

(6 pages) 20 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Context Of The Crucible

wn. She sees a way to obtain John Proctor by accusing his wife of witchcraft.The Proctors' servant, Mary Warren is appointed an official of the Court and she manages to protect Elizabeth Proctor from ... onvinced of Elizabeth's innocence and soon after she is arrested. They find a doll that was made by Mary Warren in the Proctors' house, and concealed inside is a needle. This is taken as evidence of w ...

(3 pages) 385 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Character Summary Proctor

a good and bad way. These characters include; Abigail Williams, Elizabeth Proctor, Rev. Parris, and Mary Warren. These people all contributed to John Proctor's date with death. John Proctor's f ... or tried to make an attempt to bring Abigail down during the witch trials, through the testimony of Mary Warren, to name Abigail a fraud but without revealing his crucial information. When this attemp ...

(2 pages) 1062 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Crucible

ant figure and was able to use this status for generally good purposes as was the case when he knew Mary Warren was going to go back to Abigails side so he decided to bring up the adultry incident wit ...

(3 pages) 401 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Crucible

m the opening pages of the play. She and other characters such as Mercy Williams, Betty Parris, and Mary Warren, whom later retracted her accusations, named many people to be associated with Lucifer. ... er incident in The Crucible would be when the accusing girls feigned symptoms of satanic control by Mary Warren who was attempting to expose the truth of the matter. The girls led by Abigail, pretende ...

(3 pages) 996 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Act III         Arthur Miller does a fantastic job at maintaining

this in several ways. There were two events that stick out in my mind. One was when Abigail denied Mary's confession. I figured she probably would deny it, but what I didn't expect was that the girl ... probably would deny it, but what I didn't expect was that the girl would gang up on her and accuse Mary of witchcraft. The other event that I did not expect to occur was that John Proctor confessed t ...

(1 pages) 338 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American