Childhood. Wilde’s father, William Wilde was educated as a doctor, was medical advisor during the Irish Census of 1841. Specialized in ear and eye diseases. Opened St. Mark’s Ophthalmic Hospital in Dublin, as a service to the poor.
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Oscar Wilde (1854-1900) The Importance of Being Earnest
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Childhood Wildes father William Wilde was educated as a doctor was medical advisor during the Irish Census of 1841 Specialized in ear and eye diseases Opened St Marks Ophthalmic Hospital in Dublin as a service to the poor ID: 732235 Download Presentation
The Importance of Being Earnest. Oscar Wilde (1854-1900). Young Life. Irish playwright Oscar Wilde was born in Dublin to flamboyant parents: . His father was a world-renowned society surgeon and widely acknowledged philanderer.
Reading Quiz (closed book). How/where do Jack and Algernon each pretend to be named “Earnest”?. Which character ends up being actually named Earnest, and how do we learn this? . Bonus: Why was Oscar Wilde among our list of horror authors in our last class? .
Period and Oscar Wilde. 1832-1900. England. Victorian Period. Queen Victoria took throne in 1837 (at 18). Long reign, died in 1901 (at 82). England became wealthiest nation . British Empire expansion .
English IV, AP and Dual Credit . Oscar Wilde and the Comedy of Manners . Satirizes the manners and affectations of a social class or social classes. . Developed in some aspects in Ancient Greece, further present in the works of French dramatist, Moliere, and made famous by Wilde’s play. .
Carmen Rado. 2012. General information. Birthname: Oscar Fingal O’Flahertie Wills Wilde. Birth date: October 16, 1854. Birth place: Dublin, Ireland. Death date: November 30, 1900. Death place: Paris, France.
Oscar Wilde in a photo by Napoleon Sarony.. Born in . Dublin. . in . 1854. .. He became a disciple of . Walter Pater. , the theorist of aestheticism.. He became a fashionable . dandy. .. 1. Life. Oscar Wilde and Lord Alfred Douglas in the 1890s.