The Crucible





The History of New England Witchcraft The Language of Salem
Map of Salem Arthur Miller  



Useful Info

The Play Key Quotations Rhythm & Pace



Act Notes

Act 1 Act 2 Act 3 Act 4



Character Profiles

Proctor Abigail Reverend Hale
Elizabeth Giles Corey Rebecca Nurse
Parris Danforth The Putnams
Mary Warren Tituba  



Motif Tracking

Animal Imagery Books & Paper Clothing
Dancing Doors & Windows Heroism
Hiding & Secrecy Hot & Cold Individual vs. Society
Inside & Outside Passions & Desires Religion



Critical Articles

Tragedy & Common Man Proctor as a Tragic Hero Alternative Readings



Example Essays




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