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by Georg Buchner

Woyzeck is based on a true account of a poor man who was executed for stabbing his wife, Marie, to death. Buchner became fascinated with the case, so much so that he used it as inspiration for the play that would culminate his short literary career. Buchner's characters do not represent the actual…

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Posted By pej at Oct 26, 2013 12:40 AM

Manuscript versions

Where can I get to see the most original setup for the play?
Where there many different copies of the same scene?
And where the scenes not numbered?
And why are there different length to the play? some longer

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Posted By tomiko r #311057 at Mar 26, 2013 11:03 AM

how is the make ou of the scenes

how do the scenes relate to each other. how do the scenes create the play

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Posted By amy h #148697 at Sep 12, 2010 12:48 PM

Woyzech's context

What historical, social and cultural influences inspired Buchner to write Woyzech?

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Posted By emma e #211987 at Nov 09, 2011 9:46 AM

How do the minor characters bring out the themes in Woyzeck?

I'm writing an essay that needs to be 1500 words. and I have to write about ''How do the minor characters bring out the themes in Woyzeck?'' but I don't know, really. HELP

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