For the next essay assignment, you will be writing a one to …

For the next essay assignment, you will be writing a one to two page play analysis of The Cherry Orchard by Anton Chekhov. Please focus on the theme, conflict and characterization.  

When writing a literary analysis, think:

  1. What themes  is the author attempting to convey?
  2. The author employs which techniques to convey the theme, mood, characterization, and etc.?
  3. What ideas lie beneath the surface text?
  4. What significance/importance does the reader find in the work? 

https://archive.org/details/plays00chek/page/211/mode/1up?view=theater