What are the literary techniques used in Death of a Salesman besides the flashbacks? 

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The first technique is one called "mimesis" or imitation. The basic form of drama is imitative in that actors on stage pretend to be imaginary characters, rather than standing up in propria persona and telling us stories about characters. In addition to imitation, we also see some narration (diegesis) in which the actors-pretending-to-be-characters tell us stories, in the voice of the characters, about things which happen off stage or in the past.

The next technique we see is "realism ." In theater, this means that the actors try to appear like ordinary people which members of the audience might meet in daily life, rather than great kings and queens or legendary heroes. Critics describe of this technique as the stage...

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