Type: Play, Drama
Author: Arthur Miller
Publication Date: 1949
Country: United States of America
Through the medium of this play, Miller tries to break the illusions created by the so-called American Dream which is a ‘rags to riches' fairytale. Willy Loman wants to experience that dream but that is shattered when reality hits him hard and he eventually cannot cope with the truth. His sons and wife also add fuel to the disappointment leaving him on a brink of insanity.