Death of a Salesman
This paper considers whether Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman may be considered a tragedy as defined by Aristotle in his Poetics. Willy Loman as a tragic hero.
Life & work of film comedian/director. Comparison of his comedy with Chaplin; his methods as filmmaker; reputation.
"DEATH OF A SALESMAN"
(Arthur Miller). Theme, structure, technique of time sequence, characterizations & tragic elements in the play.
Examines importance & role of humanities (philosophy, languages, literature, music, fine arts), evolution of the discipline, individual & cultural goals, problems & solutions, curriculum, relevance, future.
The Trial of Socrates
Discusses the charges against Socrates & his defense against those charges. Reviews the life, thoughts, & deeds of Socrates that led to his trial.
Survey of the development of mathematics under the ancient Greeks. Includes a brief analysis of the two numeric systems used in classical times: the Herodiani signs & the ordinary alphabetic notation.
WORSHIP OF EARLY CAESARS.
Examines cultural & historical origins, evolution & reasons for deification of three early Roman rulers & cult of emperor worship.