Miss Julia In Oleanna

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In Strindberg’s Miss Julia and Mamet’s Oleanna, readers are able to conclude that the battle between John and Miss Julia and John and Carol are similar. In Miss Julia, Julia is portrayed as a fragile woman who allow Jean, a heartless man leads her into her downfall—her death. On the other hand, in Oleanna, John, the professor is forced to live nightmare because of Carol, his student. This similarity allows the readers to realize that in life, history repeats itself; this includes personal and professional conflicts that human beings are forced to face throughout their life journey here on earth. After reading Oleanna, I am able to conclude that John is right; therefore, I have sympathy for him. Being accused of sexual assault is a nightmare,
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