Mourning Becomes Electra

by: Eugene O'Neill

Themes, Motifs, and Symbols Quiz

Further study Themes, Motifs, and Symbols Quiz

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Who famously elaborated a theory of “Oedipal” desire?

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Where does O’Neill situate the agency that drives the plot of the plays?

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What is the main object of mourning in the trilogy?

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What two themes are entwined in the fantasies that characters have about the Blessed Island natives?

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___ evokes the lifelike masks that the repressed Mannons wear.