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Discuss the symbolism of the fence in the play Fences by August Wilson.
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"...You can't visit the sins of the father on the child"(Fences, Act 2, Scene 3). Though Rose...
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In Fences, what seems to be the attitude towards women?
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What does the setting section of Fences tell you about the Maxson family ?
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What is ironic about Troy's job as a garbage truck driver in Fences?
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What is significant about the fact that Gabe's trumpet will not make a sound?
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What are some deceptions that occur in the play, Fences?
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What are the deceptions in the play, Fences?
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How does Troy view fatherhood in Fences?
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What the setting of Fences tell you about the Maxson family?
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Why should Troy Maxson go to heaven? Describe what good he has done to allow him to go to heaven.
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Who understands Troy the best?
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Assess Troy and Rose's relationship.
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Why was Troy in prison in Fences?
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In Fences, what would be a short bit of dialogue to support race as a theme?
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Assess the characterizations in light of the resolution in Wilson's Fences.
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How does Troy exemplify Aristotle’s definition of a tragic hero in Fences?
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Which character deserves more sympathy in Fences, Troy or Cory?
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The Crucible and Fences are, respectively, Puritan and African-American plays. In what ways are...
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Discuss the significance of which character goes through the most dramatic change over the...
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In August Wilson's Fences, describe the character of Cory in the context of comedy or tragedy.
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Which of the following is NOT employed as a symbol in August Wilson's Fences: a rose, a trumpet,...
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In August Wilson's Fences, which is most clearly NOT a conflict for Troy Maxson: his love for...
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Describe a character from August Wilson's Fences through the lens of either comedy or tragedy.
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Should one understand Troy Maxson to be primarily a victim of racism?
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What would be the best title for a character analysis on Cory in Fences?
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What does Troy insist that Cory do if he is to allowed to play football in Fences?
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In Fences, how do Troy's life experiences effect his relationships with his sons?
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What role does the character "death" play in the life of Troy in Fences?
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Considering the two functions of a fence in Fences, to keep things in or out, how do you see this...
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What is a good position to take on the complexity of race in Wilson's Fences?
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What is the theme or one of the themes in Fences, by Ausgust Wilson?
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In Fences, Troy told Cory not to make three strikes. What were they?
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What is Bono's function in the play, Fences?To what extent does he serve as a foil to Troy?
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Considering everything that has happened in Fences, is Troy Maxson a good man?
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In the play Fences by August Wilson, what is the significance of the title, and how does it...
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What role do women play in Death of a Salesman and Fences? What is the role of women in both plays?
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In Fences, what is the nature of the conflict between Cory and Troy?
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Early in Wilson's play, music and athletics are singled out as the best opportunity for young...
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How is a father the most important teacher comparing Atticus and Troy?
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How does Troy's self deception lead to tragedy within the family?
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In Fences,what is responsibility doing to Troy?
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What is the significance of the fence in Fences?
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What is the symbolism of the fence in Fences?
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Why does Troy lack responsibility?please leave citations to varify your answer
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What are some examples of other types of fences in the play? I have so far come up with the gates...
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Explain the situation in which Troy uses the analogy "That's strike one. See, you in the batter's...
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Why doesn't Troy Maxson not deserve our sympathy?
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What is the meaning of Gabriel's dancing and his line, "That's the way it go," at the end of Fences?
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Using different characters from the drama, how might Fences be considered as a play about the...
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