ᘉ ৭ Wit: A Play online ᙽ ePUB Author Margaret Edson ᛒ

ᘉ  ৭ Wit: A Play online ᙽ ePUB Author Margaret Edson ᛒ ᘉ ৭ Wit: A Play online ᙽ ePUB Author Margaret Edson ᛒ Winner of the 1999 Pulitzer Prize for Drama, the New York Drama Critics Circle Award, the Drama Desk Award, the Outer Critics Circle Award, the Lucille Lortel Award, and the Oppenheimer AwardMargaret Edson s powerfully imagined Pulitzer Prize winning play examines what makes life worth living through her exploration of one of existence s unifying experiences mortality while she also probes the vital importance of human relationships What we as her audience take away from this remarkable drama is a keener sense that, while death is real and unavoidable, our lives are ours to cherish or throw away a lesson that can be both uplifting and redemptive As the playwright herself puts it, The play is not about doctors or even about cancer It s about kindness, but it shows arrogance It s about compassion, but it shows insensitivity In Wit, Edson delves into timeless questions with no final answers How should we live our lives knowing that we will die Is the way we live our lives and interact with others important than what we achieve materially, professionally, or intellectually How does language figure into our lives Can science and art help us conquer death, or our fear of it What will seem most important to each of us about life as that life comes to an end The immediacy of the presentation, and the clarity and elegance of Edson s writing, make this sophisticated, multilayered play accessible to almost any interested reader As the play begins, Vivian Bearing, a renowned professor of English who hasspent years studying and teaching the intricate, difficult Holy Sonnets of theseventeenth century poet John Donne, is diagnosed with advanced ovarian cancer Confident of her ability to stay in control of events, she brings to her illness the same intensely rational and painstakingly methodical approach that has guided her stellar academic career But as her disease and its excruciatingly painful treatment inexorably progress, she begins to question the single minded values and standards that have always directed her, finally coming to understand the aspects of life that make it truly worth living. 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    • Wit: A Play
    • 1.4
    • 82
    • Kindle
    • 85 pages
    • 0571198775
    • Margaret Edson
    • English
    • 03 April 2016

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