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➭ [Ebook] ➨ Focus By Arthur Miller ➹ – Qqpkv1.me Written in 1945 Focus was Arthur Miller's first novel and one of the first books to directly confront American anti Semitism It remains as chilling and incisive today as it was at the time of its cont[Ebook] Focus By Arthur Miller Qqpkv1.me Written in 1945 Focus was Arthur Miller's first novel and one of the first books to directly confront American anti Semitism It remains as chilling and incisive today as it was at the time of its cont Written in Focus was Arthur Miller's first novel and one of the first books t.

O directly confront American anti Semitism It remains as chilling and incisive today as it was at the time of its controversial debut As World War II draws to a close anti Semitism is alive and well in Brooklyn New York Here Newman an American of English descent floats through a world of multiethnic neighborhoods indifferent to the racism around him T.

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Paperback´ Focus MOBI ñ Arthur Asher Miller was an American playwright and essayist He was a prominent figure in American literature and cinema for over years writing a wide variety of plays including celebrated plays such as The Crucible A View from the Bridge All My Sons and Death of a Salesman which are still studied and performed worldwide Miller was often in the public eye most famously for refusing to g.

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  • Steven Godin

    Paperback´ Focus MOBI ñ focus mobile, Focus PDFA chilling study into the rise of anti Semitism during the closing stages of the second world war that centres on Mr Newman a personnel manager living with his mother who on a regular basis witnesses the abuse of his neighbours and locals who are of different race and culture but chooses to turn a blind eye and just get on with his life But after he starts wearing glasses he is mistaken for a Jew and persecuted so begins internally to uestion what drives ordinary people to act this way and how can the problem be overcomeMiller is such a better Playwright than a novelist and in generally it shows dealing with a difficult subject matter he handles well but there are so many other pieces of literature out there that do a better job regardi


  • Adam

    Paperback´ Focus MOBI ñ focus mobile, Focus PDFI had already seen and enjoyed a number of plays written by Arthur Miller when I came across a copy of “ Focus” I opened it thinking that it would be another of his plays but was surprised to find that it is a full length novel It was first published during the Second World War in 1945 My copy Penguin Modern Classics edition 1986 contained an interesting introduction that Miller wrote over 40 years later containing his explanation of Anti SemitismThe hero Lawrence Newman lives in a row of houses in the Borough of ueens in New York State Every working day he takes the subway into Manhattan where he works in a large company supervising a typing pool One evening he enters the subway carriage as usual and spots a man whose appearance convinces him that he is looking at a


  • Nick Davies

    Paperback´ Focus MOBI ñ focus mobile, Focus PDFThis was a very powerful novel Despite its short length Miller here has written a very thought provoking and enlightening story that of a man in 1940s New York swept up in the dark and increasing undercurrent of anti semitism which was at that time growing like a cancer among some people Despite the book being written than seventy years ago it still seems very relevant and important in the face of current anti Islamic rhetoric and the struggles of other minorities to gain civil rights in the many years since the book’s publicationOn top of this you have some beautifully powerful ch


  • Melissa

    Paperback´ Focus MOBI ñ focus mobile, Focus PDFJust who is the main character in Arthur Miller's Focus Is is Mr Newman or Mr Finklestein Only if the reader makes Mr Finklestein the main character can you actually see that Arthur Miller thought anti Semitism to be wrong I humbly feel that the real focus of Focus is the persecution of Mr Finklestein for nothing than being Jewish I want to call it shocking how anti Semitic almost the whole cast of characters even Mr Newman are but the real truth is that I know that religious racial and ethnic persecution still exist even in our America today so I can't even feign some surprise


  • Ian Russell

    Paperback´ Focus MOBI ñ focus mobile, Focus PDFMan this book opened my eyes to a piece of American history I had no idea happened A short sighted man a gentile avoids wearing glasses because they accentuate those features of his that bring to mind the stereotypical face of a jew A dangerous image at a time when America is going through a nasty phase of anti semitism looking to blame the jews for all their problems; the economy the war the perceived decline in their neighbourhoods When his eyesight gets so poor it noticably affects his work his boss insists on him wearing specs and then his troubles really begin These new specactles are so powerful even his surname begins to look jewish Then if things didn't seem bad enough he falls in love and marries another gentile who looks a bit jewish too Oi vayThere's a perfect


  • Francesca Calarco

    Paperback´ Focus MOBI ñ focus mobile, Focus PDFWhen first published in 1945 Focus was one of the few pieces of fiction that explicitly shined a light on the very real rise of Anti Semitism and bigotry on American shores e


  • Mia

    Paperback´ Focus MOBI ñ focus mobile, Focus PDFWho knew Arthur Miller wrote novels Certainly not me before reading Focus It is very clear when reading this novel that Miller is also a playwright The style is incredibly cinematic; the narrator hangs over characters and seamlessly drops in and out of their lives the action in this book is dramatic and I think that its psychological dimension would be enhanced if performed T


  • Basim Ammoun

    Paperback´ Focus MOBI ñ focus mobile, Focus PDFApparently Arthur Miller writes novels as well as he writes plays A gripping novelIn the final pages of the novel a city wrought with hate is described perfectly a city of mad peopleThe city and the millions upon millions hiving all over it and they were going mad He saw it so clearly that it was hardly alarming for what he understood he no longer feared They were going mad People were in asylums for being afraid that the sky would fall and here were millions walking around as insane as anyone could be who feared the shape of a human face


  • Lance Eaton

    Paperback´ Focus MOBI ñ focus mobile, Focus PDFI came across this novel in a used bookstore and thought the premise sounded fascinating especially since I've been a fan of Miller's dramatic works The story follows Lawrence Newma


  • James

    Paperback´ Focus MOBI ñ focus mobile, Focus PDFThis is a really fantastic and true to life novel and also the only novel Arthur Miller ever wrote It tells the story of time in American history flooded with anti semitism and too close to our own time to feel like t


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