When the others go to dinner, Nora stays behind for a few minutes and contemplates killing herself to save her husband from the shame of the revelation of her crime and to pre-empt any gallant gesture on his part to save her reputation. And she was the representation of the unnoticed, underappreciated workers of the world overthrowing the capitalists who took them for granted.
So in leaving, she was in a sense denying the purpose of her existence.
Torvald returns from the bank, and Nora pleads with him to reinstate Krogstad, claiming she is worried Krogstad will publish libelous articles about Torvald and ruin his career.
Their relationship is ruined because he continues to believe in money and social status as the source of happiness, while Nora comes to realize that money is not that important. The problems that Nora, Anna-Marie and Kristine face are compounded by their gender.
She reveals that she had expected that he would want to sacrifice his reputation for hers and that she had planned to kill herself to prevent him from doing so. They treat aging no longer as a characteristic of the human experience, but as a curable disease that can be countered via damage repair processes.
What new temporalities does the prospect of immortality afford memory? To continue reading about the wonders and benefits of literature, consider one or more of these titles in the library system catalog: After literally dragging Nora home from the party, Torvald goes to check his mail but is interrupted by Dr.
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People were incredulous that any woman actually could behave as Nora did; that any woman could put her own desire for understanding and knowledge above the care and raising of her children. Literature represents much of the very best of humanity's writings, and it is not by any accident that, after bestsellers and sensationalized books have faded from memory, literature continues to thrive and remain intensely relevant to contemporary human conditions.
We will accept contributions on a rolling basis, with a final acceptance notice by Monday 4 June, Torvald, too, equates money with freedom, and refuses to give up that freedom by borrowing money.
Torvald dismisses her fears and explains that, although Krogstad is a good worker and seems to have turned his life around, he must be fired because he is not deferential enough to Torvald in front of other bank personnel.
The nanny returns with the children and Nora plays with them for a while until Krogstad creeps into the living room and surprises her. In contrast to his physical illness, he says that the man in the study, Krogstad, is "morally diseased. Here is shelter for you; here I will protect you like a hunted dove that I have saved from a hawk's claws; I will bring peace to your poor beating heart.
The covenant of marriage was considered holy, and to portray it as Ibsen did was controversial. Rank, the family friend, arrives.
Tomorrow I shall go home--I mean, to This is why for decades and centuries - long after their authors have gone silent - the writings of Dante, Shakespeare, and Austen, among so many other vital voices, will continue to captivate readers and comment upon life.
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Through literature we have such amazing opportunities to rediscover ourselves, our world, a universe of thought, feeling, and insights waiting to be revealed anew to - and through each of us - and all because of a few well-chosen words which can speak volumes and clearly across languages, cultures, entire generations, and well beyond most boundaries.
She was a woman seeking independence from the strictures of society and the rule of men which was placed upon her because of gender. She tells the tree delivery boy to keep the change from the crown she gave him, paying him twice what he asks.
Literature introduces us to memorable characters who often have something in common with us or people we know, and those portraits and portrayals can speak directly to the many questions and challenges we individually or collectively face today. Nora is offended, so she teases the idea that she got money from "some admirer," so they could travel to Italy to improve Torvald's health.
After literally dragging Nora home from the party, Torvald goes to check his mail but is interrupted by Dr.
When he gives her a job, he feels in control of her even outside the office.In Henrik Ibsen's A Doll's House, there are numerous references to dolls.
Nora mentions how she has bought dolls for her daughter, Emmy. She also refers to her children as "nice little dolly children.". Aladdin.
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Literary authors, collections of writings, literary criticism, and other related information can be found in both our circulating and reference collections at Middetown Thrall Library. This is an incomplete list, which may never be able to satisfy certain standards for alethamacdonald.comons and additions are welcome.Download