"Importance of Being Earnest" Analytical Essay by Master Researcher

"Importance of Being Earnest"
A review of Oscar Wilde's "Importance of Being Earnest" with an emphasis on the theme of triviality.
# 40178 | 900 words | 4 sources | 2002 | US
Published on Oct 07, 2003 in Literature (English) , English (Analysis)

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This paper investigates the theme of triviality in Oscar Wilde's "Importance of Being Earnest". It discusses how and why characters place importance on trivial things in order to trivialize truly important things. It also discusses the relation of Wilde's personal life to the function of triviality as a means of deception and/or self-deception.

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