Tadeusz Różewicz | Literature Criticism Critical Essay by Daniel Gerould

This literature criticism consists of approximately 27 pages of analysis & critique of Tadeusz Rewicz.
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Critical Essay by Daniel Gerould

SOURCE: “Laocoön at the Frontier, or The Limit of Limits,” in Modern Drama, Vol. XXIX, No. 1, March, 1986, pp. 23–40.

In the following essay, Gerould traces the Laocoön myth and its role in Różewicz's The Laocoön Group.

FATHER I had a bit of bad luck. I get there, I go over to the blindingly white Laocoön Group, of course there's a crowd, a mob, a lot of tourists. I elbow my way through. And there's a sign on the base of the statue: “Laocoonte—Calco in Gesso. Dello Originalle in Restauro.” What could I do?

SON But, Daddy, what makes the Laocoön Group so...

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