Study Guide

Glengarry Glen Ross Allusions

By David Mamet

Allusions

Historical References

  • Shiva and Vishnu—(2.1.232-234): Roma references the Hindu gods while making some racial slurs towards Indians. Yep, that's the kind of guy Roma is.

Pop Culture References

  • Bishop Sheen—(2.1.406): Bishop Sheen was a clergyman who gained popularity through his radio and TV addresses.