Read the following drama selections from Literature:
- “A Doll’s House,” Henrik Ibsen
- ” Hamlet, Prince of Denmark,” William Shakespeare
- “Oedipus the King,” by Sophocles
You can also chose a different drama selection if you like.
Select two works of drama from the assigned readings.
Complete the Literary Conventions and Devices Worksheet.
Write 2- to 5-sentence responses to each of the questions on the worksheet.
Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper that details your reaction to one of the plays in this week’s readings, or another from the text.
Explain the strategies you think the writer used to convey a particular idea and the literary conventions and devices of drama that the work includes.
Describe the ways imagination may have influenced the writer and how it influenced your experience as you read the play. How was meaning created by both the playwright and you, as the reader?