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"Pyramus & Thisbe"




Title: "Pyramus & Thisbe"

Author: Ovid

Nationality: Roman

Genre: Myth

Characters: Pyramus,Thisbe

LITERARY TERMS

Setting: Brick walled city

Theme: a)Love can sometimes cause pain and sorrow
b)

External Conflict:Parents don't approve of their relationship; children go against their wishes to be together

Dramatic Irony: a) we know Thisbe is alive; Pyramus thinks the lion has killed her

Symbols: a) the wall- conflict with parents,

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