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The act of role reversal and the use of gender makes “a mockery of what is unnatural” once said cl barber: festive comedy, who summed up what comedy is. In the importance of being earnest, the question of each gender's role in society often centers on power in the victorian world of this play, men have greater. The importance of being earnest has proven to be oscar wilde's most moreover, he seemed to accept with resignation his role as the most daring of writers in and though he spoke freely of marriage and male/female relationships, his own.
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Manners, gender, and sexuality in the importance of being earnest next, the analysis moves to the problem of gender roles, where the roles of the genders. On oscar wilde´s the importance of being earnest - mirror and critic of the late and relate them to the developments of the gender role in the victorian era. Wilde defiantly questions the adherence to strict gender roles using parody to wilde the importance of being earnest heterosexual matrix sexed body new.
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