Examine scene v where Zastrozzi seduces Julia without ever touching her in Zastrozzi: The Master of Discipline, by George F. Walker. What is the purpose of the scene in the play & what does it...

Examine scene v where Zastrozzi seduces Julia without ever touching her in Zastrozzi: The Master of Discipline, by George F. Walker. What is the purpose of the scene in the play & what does it reveal about Zastrozzi or Julia and about the power of language or imagination?

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Karyth Cara eNotes educator| Certified Educator

Julia is the innocent virgin who reorders her encounters with reality so that reality fits her limited, protected experience. In such a state and with such a mental perspective, events and language out of the ordinary have a more profound power and effect than would be true for an experience, cyncial, jaded individuaal.