Mary mccarthy liked thornton wilder's our town more than she cared to admit it was 1938, and the theater of social protest — of odets and blitzstein — was at its zenith: an. In sum, the play our town by thornton wilder is a page in the life of a typical american provincial town but it is only on the face of it in a poader sense, it is an amazingly accurate chronicle of the human life in general. Thornton wilder's our town is where people want to live the story is set in grover's corner, a small town in new hampshire which brings out the good in small town living he uses friendship and love to draw the reader in deeper.
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Our town our town our town our town , by thornton wilder, written in 1938, was first performed at the mccarter theatre, new jersey, on the 22nd of january1938 it is an example of meta theatre, and chronicles the lives of ordinary, everyday people, during their ordinary, everyday lives. Ballet pointed out the stage manager's four saints in our town: a comparative analysis of works by no scenery: thornton wilder's our town and the. Thorton wilder essay examples 11 total results a literary analysis of our town by thorton wilder 1,856 words an analysis of thorton wilder's novel out town.
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