Death of a Salesman: Revision essay questions

  1. Consider how Miller dramatically presents his view of “The American Dream”.
  2. How does Miller dramatically present the differences between the family and the outside world?
  3. For what purposes and in what dramatic ways does Miller explore the differences between members of the Loman family?
  4. Which two characters in the play do you feel change the most?  Consider dramatic presentation in your answer.
  5. What do Happy and Biff add to the dramatic presentation of the play?
  6. What are the main themes in the play and how are they developed dramatically?
  7. In what ways does the Requiem dramatically resolve the issues and the tensions raised in the play?

You might also like to see my other pages on ‘Death of a Salesman’:

Death of a Salesman: Ben

Death of a Salesman: Articles

Death of a Salesman: Miller’s view

Death of a Salesman: Dramatic Features

Death of a Salesman: Sample Essay

Death of a Salesman: Worksheet 1

Death of a Salesman: Worksheet 2

Death of a Salesman: Worksheet 3

Death of a Salesman: Dramatic Features

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