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J. B.

The deep theological importance surrounding the two-sided question of the sovereignty of God versus the accountability of Man in the face of God's sovereignty is explored in the Archibald MacLeish...

Latest answer posted August 3, 2015 11:54 pm UTC

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J. B.

eNotes has a complete study guide available for J.B at this page: http://www.enotes.com/topics/j-b. It includes a complete summary, discussion of themes, descriptions of the play's characters,...

Latest answer posted November 11, 2014 6:45 pm UTC

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J. B.

Sure. The first metaphor in "J. B." that really matters is the title. J.B. stands for Job. Job is a character in the Bible, but is also a metaphor himself, for all the unjustified...

Latest answer posted August 13, 2008 10:05 am UTC

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J. B.

At the end of the play J. B. by Archibald MacLeish, J. B.'s wife says: Sarah: I loved you. / I couldn't help you any more. / You wanted justice and there was none— / Only love. What Sarah is...

Latest answer posted August 24, 2019 11:04 pm UTC

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J. B.

The plot in J. B. is not episodic. It is climactic. An episodic plot structure is one that consists of a series of loosely related stories. These may have one structural element in common that...

Latest answer posted June 6, 2013 2:08 am UTC

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