Read Death of Salesman on page 2108-2176 in THE NORTON INTRODUCTION TO LITERATURE 11TH EDITION. 1. How is the American Dream portrayed in the play? What characters seem to believe in the American Dream the most? What do they risk to pursue it? 2. The plot of Death of a Salesman is fragmented. At times, the play includes flashbacks and Willy’s delusions. What seems to be the purpose of this? What does Miller reveal though depicting the events in this way? In other words, what is the effect on the reader? 3. What are examples of tension in the play? Offer at least three examples of situations that have tension in them within the play. How is each instance of tension resolved (if it is)? Looking for the best essay writer? Click below to have a customized paper written as per your requirements.