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“A Doll House”: Themes And Theatrics

Ever since "A Doll House" first came to the stage in the 1880's, critics have argued vehemently about the Ibsen's intentions while writing the...

Ibsen’s A Doll’s House

In reading Ibsen's A Doll's House today, one may find it hard to imagine how daring it seemed at the time it was written...

A Doll’s House’s central theme

One of A Doll's House's central theme is secession from society. It is demonstrated by several of its characters breaking away from the social...

A Doll’s House Interpretation

"A Doll's House" is classified under the "second phase" of Henrik Ibsen's career. It was during this period which he made the transition from...

Realism in Uncle Vanya and A Doll’s House

A play serves as the author's tool for critiquing society. One rarely encounters the ability to transcend accepted social beliefs. These plays reflect controversial...

The play, A Doll’s House

Ibsen is a writer that uses literature to channel entertainment and express himself throughout the play, A Dolls House. He wrote the play during...

Doll’s House By Henrik Ibsen

"A Doll's House" is classified under the "second phase" of Henrik Ibsen's career. It was during this period which he made the transition from...

Nora Helmer Essay

Nora Helmer, Ibsen's strong-willed heroine is far from being a typical victim of male domination. She is master of the domestic world, dedicated enough...

Henrik Ibsens play A Dolls House

In Henrik Ibsens play A Dolls House, the personality of the protagonist Nora Helmer is developed and revealed through her interactions and conversations with...

Nora Helmer of in Ibsen’s A Doll’s House

Nora Helmer in a A Dolls House is a women ahead of her time. In order to protect her children from a false life,...

Interpretation Of Ibsens “A Dolls House”

"A Doll's House" is classified under the "second phase" of Henrik Ibsen's career. It was during this period which he made the transition from...

Doll’s House Irony

All scenes of this play take place in the late 1800s home of one of the main characters, Torvald Helmer. Written by Henrik Ibsen,...

Women Have Come A Long Way

A Doll House is no more about womens rights than Shakespeares Richard II is about the divine right of kings, or Ghosts about syphilis....

The expectations imposed upon Nora

The expectations imposed upon Nora were created by society and her husband. In the nineteenth century women had few alternatives to marriage; they were...

A Doll’s House: A Push to Freedom

Sometime after the publication of "A Doll's House", Henrik Ibsen spoke at a meeting of the Norwegian Association for Women's Rights. He explained to...

A Doll’s House central theme

During the time in which the play took place society frowned upon women asserting themselves. Women were supposed to play a role in which...

Willy and Nora, A Doll’s House

Henrik Ibsens, A Doll House, is about how a family, particularly Nora Helmer, deals with an old secret that is about to become known...

A Doll House, by Henrik Ibsen, and A Raisin in the Sun, by Lorraine...

A Doll House, by Henrik Ibsen, and A Raisin in the Sun, by Lorraine Hansberry, both have central themes of search of self-identity within...

A Doll House by Henrik Ibsen

A Doll House by Henrik Ibsen, is a play that was written ahead of its time. In this play Ibsen tackles womens rights as...

The Author And His Times

On a chilly April day in 1864, Henrik Ibsen arrived at the docks in the Norwegian capital of Oslo (then called Christiania). The young...

A Dolls House – Noras Rebellion Against Society

There are similarities in the relationships between men and women in Susan Glaspell's Trifles and Henrik Ibsen's A Doll House. The assumptions that men...

The Myth of Perfection

Perfection is a much sought-after quality, yet is completely impossible to obtain. Because we do not have a clear definition of what perfection truly...

Nora Helmer as A Dolls House

In Isben’s, A Dolls House Nora, the protagonist is treated like a doll - the property of Torvald Helmer. In Act I, there are...

A Doll’s House, by Henrik Ibsen

A Doll's House, by Henrik Ibsen shocked its first audience back when it first came out. The plays realist perception on modern life was...

A Dolls House – The Transformation of Nora Helmer

In Henrik Ibsens, A Dolls House, the character of Nora Helmer goes through the dramatic transformation of a kind and loving house wife, to...

A Dolls House-Nora

In Henrik Ibsens play A Dolls House, the personality of the protagonist Nora Helmer is developed and revealed through her interactions and conversations with...

A Woman’s Subordinate Nature

A Doll's House is classified under the "second phase" of Henrik Ibsen's career. It was during this period that he made the transition from...

The Myth of Perfection

Perfection is a much sought-after quality, yet is completely impossible to obtain. Because we do not have a clear definition of what perfection truly...

“A Doll House”, A Very Controversial Act

In "A Doll House" Ibsen made a very controversial act, by having Nora leave her husband and her family. After first reading the play...

Siddhartha and A Dolls House

Though Siddhartha and A Dolls House share a completely different storyline, they are very much similar because of the development of the main characters...

A Doll’s House Unmasked

Henrik Ibsens A Dolls House opens with a playful atmosphere between Torvald and his wife Nora. They seem as a happy couple with nothing...

A Closer look at Ibsens A Dolls House

"Everything is relative" or so the flippant motto of the post-modern generation would say. Interestingly enough, this aphorism is brilliantly applied by Henrik Ibsen...

Interpretation of A Doll’s House

"A Doll's House" is classified under the "second phase" of Henrik Ibsen's career. It was during this period which he made the transition from...

A Doll’s House Act I Analysis

Act I, in the tradition of the well made play in which the first act serves as an exposition, the second an event, and...

A Doll’s House Central Theme

One of A Doll's House's central theme is secession from society. It is demonstrated by several of its characters breaking away from the social...

Reality, Illusion and Foolish Pride

In the play "The Cherry Orchard" by Anton Chekhov set in Mrs. Ranevsky's estate and " A Doll's House" by Henrik Ibsen set in...

A Doll’s House – Central Theme

One of A Doll's House's central theme is secession from society. It is demonstrated by several of its characters breaking away from the social...

English presentation on A Doll’s House by Henrik Ibsen

All great literary writers are very critical about their word choices. They try to select the words and the sentences to maximize the effects...

A Doll’s House – representation of a womens marital life from many years ago

A Dolls House represents a womens marital life from many years ago. The central theme of this play is Noras rebellion against society and...

A Doll’s House and Tess of the D’Urbevilles

During the late nineteenth century, women were beginning to break out from the usual molds. Two authors from that time period wrote two separate...

William Shakespeare and Henrik Ibsen Comparison

William Shakespeare and Henrik Ibsen are two great authors of their time and are still read by many today. William Shakespeare wrote many plays;...

Helmer character from A Doll’s House By Henrik Ibsen

Helmer is a successful bank lawyer in the drama "A Doll House" written by Henrik Ibsen. His wifes name is Nora. She is a...

Dramatic Critique of A Doll’s House By Henrik Ibsen

Peculiar trait: On the surface Noras peculiar trait seems to be her obsession for money. Her internal peculiar trait is that she desires to...

A marriage built only on appearances, and not love – A Doll’s House by...

In his play, A Dolls House, Henrik Ibsen shows a marriage built only on appearances, and not love. Both Nora the wife, and Torvald...

Henrik Ibsen Biography

Henrik Ibsen was born at Skien in Norway on March 20, 1828. When he was eight, his father went bankrupt. This event made a...

The values and morals upheld by a society in A Doll’s House By Henrik...

Many of our choices and the things one does in a lifetime can be directly based on what society perceives to be proper. The...

Ibsen: Historical Analysis of A Doll’s House

To view a work of art separately from its environment, ignoring the context, will often undermine important aspects of the work. However, embracing the...

Comparion Between: A Doll’s House and Crime and Punishment

There are many links between Crime and Punishment, by Fyodor Dostoyevsky and A Doll's House, by Henrik Isben. Each character goes through many ironic...

Family Relationships in A Doll’s House written by Henrik Ibsen

Helmer is a successful bank lawyer in the drama A Doll House written by Henrik Ibsen. His wifes name is Nora. She is a...

Strength in Henrik Ibsen’s A Doll House

Women have played many roles in marriage throughout history but the primary one has been the role of the submissive, attentive, attractive wife. This...