Waiting for Godot
by Samuel Beckett
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Sample of Assignments & Activities
Seinfeld Does Beckett
Objective: You may have noticed that Beckett's themes are a pretty high degree of difficulty. Life, consciousness, and existence? Philosophical viewpoints: The Absurd? Yeah, we're expecting your students to struggle with those. Be...
Enter Godot, Stage Left
Objective: Beckett's play never answers the question of who or what Godot really is. Is he a person? Is he God? Is he death? One way to interpret this play is to imagine that Godot represents whatever we find ourselves waiting for...