Modernism: Miller

Miller – Reading and Review Questions:

  1. Why does Willy consistently fail to communicate with Happy and Biff?
  2. What impact does Linda have on her husband and sons? Is she a positive influence in their lives?
  3. Willy Loman is often referred to as representative of the “common man.” What does this term mean for Willy and those like him?
  4. How does Miller use natural and man-made elements in the play? What does the juxtaposition of the city and country tell us about Willy’s life?
  5. What does the play suggest about the responsibilities of fathers?



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