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Don Juan Tenorio

It's fair to say that for most of the story Don Juan Tenorio's heroic qualities are not much in evidence. A womanizing rake with a penchant for armed violence is not exactly someone we'd normally...

Latest answer posted May 8, 2020, 10:58 am (UTC)

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Don Juan Tenorio

Zorrilla's Don Juan Tenorio is a Romantic transformation, or re-think, of the basic Don Juan story. It follows the basic outlines of the narrative used by others in the previous two hundred plus...

Latest answer posted May 6, 2018, 1:52 am (UTC)

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Don Juan Tenorio

Don Juan Tenorio: Religious-Fantasy Drama in Two Parts, by José Zorrilla, can definitely be said to have the conflict of man vs. death as you indicate in your question. The actual confrontation can...

Latest answer posted December 31, 2015, 11:38 am (UTC)

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Don Juan Tenorio

In part 2, we again see the discrepancy between how female purity is defined in terms of the patriarchy and the philosophy of courtly love. Although both perspectives approach female purity as a...

Latest answer posted May 3, 2018, 4:34 pm (UTC)

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Don Juan Tenorio

Don Juan Tenorio is the main character in the play. He is a young man who chases thrills, which is best illustrated by the bet he makes with his friend to see who could do the most damage to others...

Latest answer posted May 3, 2018, 5:39 pm (UTC)

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Don Juan Tenorio

Don Juan: Skip the extraordinary idea, it’s well known to me, as to who in the space of a year, could do more harm with more good luck, Juan Tenorio or Luis Mejia.This quote explains the bet that...

Latest answer posted May 3, 2018, 6:34 pm (UTC)

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Don Juan Tenorio

Many of the themes in Don Juan Tenorio are focused on the religious symbols in the story. While the first half is a tragedy about two men who bet against one another to see who can cause the most...

Latest answer posted May 3, 2018, 8:45 pm (UTC)

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Don Juan Tenorio

Part 1 of Don Juan Tenorio consists of Acts 1–4. In this section of the play, the plot centers on the bet between Don Juan and Don Luis. Both men are profligate womanizers and excel in the craft of...

Latest answer posted May 3, 2018, 1:14 pm (UTC)

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Don Juan Tenorio

Don Juan Tenorio is the story of two men who make a bet to see who can do the most damage in a year. When that bet spawns another, Don Juan has to try to seduce Don Luis's fiancee and kidnap his...

Latest answer posted May 3, 2018, 11:16 pm (UTC)

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Don Juan Tenorio

Zorrilla y Moral's version of the Don Juan story establishes, as much Romantic literature does, a dichotomy within its central character, where a struggle between good and evil is played out. A...

Latest answer posted December 23, 2019, 7:21 pm (UTC)

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