The Maids by Jean Genet (Book Analysis)

The Maids by Jean Genet (Book Analysis)

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This engaging summary presents an analysis of The Maids by Jean Genet, a play that describes the daily ritual of two sisters employed as maids, who re-enact the death of their mistress, until the day when the role play becomes a reality. This unsettling play confronts readers with the existence of the dark drives behind our human nature. The play is based loosely on two maids who brutally murdered their employer and her daughter, making the work even more shocking yet also all the more riveting for audiences around the world. 

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This in-depth and informative reading guide brings you:
   o A complete plot summary
   o Character studies
   o Key themes and symbols
   o Questions for further reflection

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Book Details

Publication Date
December 06, 2015
Paper ISBN
File size
1 MB