The Tragedy of Julius Caesar is a history play and tragedy by William Shakespeare, believed to have been written in 1599. It is one of several plays written by Shakespeare based on true events from Roman history, which also include Coriolanus and Antony and Cleopatra.Although the play is named Julius Caesar, Brutus speaks more than four times as many lines as the title character; and the central psychological drama of the play focuses on Brutus' struggle between the conflicting demands of honour, patriotism, and friendship.
Foer's Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close is one of the most interesting books I have read, not only because of hte deeply heart-wrenching and emotional story, but also because of the writing devices Foer uses. This piece pulls the reader to fully understand the perspective of a young boy trying to learn from his father who died in the World Trade Center on 9/11. You feel with and for Oskar the whole time.