Get to the Point(less): the Absurdist Short Plays of Samuel Beckett

This paper was written for Professor Victoria Lantz's Modern Drama class at Sam Houston State University on December 12, 2013. Get to the Point(less): the Absurdist Short Plays of Samuel Beckett             Playwright Samuel Beckett came to define the Theatre of the Absurd, a term later coined by Martin Esslin in 1961 with his plays…

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Battle of the Sexes: A Look at Gender Relations in Hedda Gabler and Pygmalion

This paper was written for Professor Victoria Lantz's Modern Drama class at Sam Houston State University on September 23, 2013. Battle of the Sexes: A Look at Gender Relations in Hedda Gabler and Pygmalion In both Hedda Gabbler and Pygmalion, gender roles as well as the relations between the two sexes are discussed. The evident…