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Analyze and explain the symbolic significance of the tarantella dance.
Analyze the power dynamics between female and male characters in this scene. Explain how their roles reflect the roles available to women in Victorian society.
Play: A Doll's House by Henrik Ibsen — pp. 42-50
Krogstad and Nora’s interactions on p. 45 (“Oh, you can’t frighten…” through, “…no hope for us now”) deal with all of the following EXCEPT
Explain how Ibsen uses the tarantella scene to communicate a message to his audience. Use evidence from the play to support your answer.
Men are as confined as women by Victorian values and norms. Agree or disagree? Explain.