Samuel Beckett’s Iconoclastic Deviation in the Implications of Language



Absurdity, Meaninglessness, Nothingness, Pause, Inexpressibility, Silence


The goal of this research is to look into the effects of the language used in the study of silences and inexpressibility in the theatre of absurd plays especially in the oeuvre of Samuel Beckett. Consideration will be given to various aspects and qualities of this kind of drama, including things like silence, pause, repetitions, the lack of a narrative or plot, the lack of recognisable or definable decor, the unorthodox nature of the dialogue, and the focus on global and universal issues rather than current problems. There was a global sense of meaninglessness and nothingness as a result of the changing state of the world, particularly as a result of the destructive effects of the Second World War. This brought about a sense of despair and disenchantment with the values that were traditionally upheld.


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How to Cite

Dr. Ashish Kumar Gupta. (2022). Samuel Beckett’s Iconoclastic Deviation in the Implications of Language. The Creative Launcher, 7(3), 84–89. Retrieved from



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