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Select a novel or play (fences, death of a salesman, or oedipus rex) in which a tragic figure functions as an instrument of the suffering of others.

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According to critic Northrop Frye, “Tragic heroes are so much the highest points in their human landscape that they seem the inevitable conductors of the power about them, great trees more likely to be struck by lightning than a clump of grass. Conductors may of course be instruments as well as victims of the divine lightning.” Select a novel or play (Fences, Death of a Salesman, or Oedipus Rex) in which a tragic figure functions as an instrument of the suffering of others. Then write an essay in which you explain how the suffering brought upon others by that figure contributes to the tragic vision of the work as a whole.A. Introduction Paragraph1.Opening Lead-in/Hook (brief and relevant to your thesis)2.T.A.G.S.= Title, Author, Genre, Subject/Background/Context3.Thesis Statement: Formulate a thesis statement that responds to the major tasks with a defensible claim and a strong line of reasoning. State your subject/topic provocative, clear, concise assertion/in

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