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ORAL PRESENTATION OF OSCAR WILDE

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  • 1. OSCAR WILDEPere Gironella andEmma Polonio
  • 2. BIOGRAPHYo Oscar Fingal OFlahertieWills Wildeo Dublino Known for his strangeclotheso Only novel : The pictureof Dorian Grayo1895- was imprisonedbecause of beinghomosexual
  • 3. DUBLIN IN 1900’S andTHE VICTORIAN AGE
  • 4. WRITINGSo Picture of Dorian Gray(1891)o Tales such as The happyPrince and other Taleso Wrote some poetry:Canterville Ghosto Essays about politics : TheSoul of a Man undersocialismo Lots of plays: Salome(french)
  • 5. PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY and AESTHETICISM o First and last novel o Influenced by aestheticism: Art for Art o Criticized because of homosexual content in UK
  • 6. QUOTES OF OSCAR WILDEAbout LifeoExperience is the name everyone gives to their mistakes.o I put all my genius into my life;I put only my talent into myworks.oThere are only two tragediesin life: one is not getting whatone wants, and the other isgetting it.On loveo The heart was made to bebroken.o They spoil every romance bytrying to make it last forever.
  • 7. About relationship andmarriageo Bigamy is having one wife toomany. Monogamy is the same.o Those who are faithful know onlythe trivial side of love: it is thefaithless who know loves tragedies.oMarriage is the triumph ofimagination over intelligence.Second marriage is the triumph ofhope over experience.To pondero Nothing that is worth knowing canbe taught.o Be yourself; everyone else isalready taken.o The pure and simple truth is rarelypure and never simple.
  • 8. About men and womeno A man who does not think for himselfdoes not think at all.o A man can be happy with anywoman as long as he does not love her.o A mans face is his autobiography. Awomans face is her work of fiction.o One should never trust a woman whotells one her real age. A woman whowould tell one that would tell oneanything.o The strength of women comes fromthe fact that psychology cannotexplain us. Men can be analyzed,women merely adored.o I see when men love women. Theygive them but a little of their lives. Butwomen when they love giveeverything.
  • 9. Statue of Oscar Wilde by Danny Osbornein Dublins Merrion Square
  • 10. "A Conversation with Oscar Wilde"Tomb of Oscar Wilde in Père by Maggi Hambling, on Adelaide Lachaise Cemetery Street, London
  • 11. DO YOU HAVE ANY QUESTION?

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