Hedda Gabler Summary SparkNotes Jrgen Tesman and Hedda Tesman nee Hedda Gabler are newlyweds They have just returned from a six month honeymoon Hedda is aristocratic and hard to please Throughout the play, it becomes apparent that Hedda is pregnant. Hedda Gabler Sep , Hedda, beautiful daughter of the late General Gabler, returns from her honeymoon with scholar husband Jorgen to confront the boredom and banality of married life. Hedda Gabler play by Ibsen Britannica Hedda Gabler, drama in four acts by Henrik Ibsen, published in and produced the following year The work reveals Hedda Gabler as a selfish, cynical woman bored by her marriage to the scholar Jrgen Tesman Her father s pair of pistols provide intermittent diversion, as Hedda Gabler CliffsNotes Hedda, the famous daughter of General Gabler, married George Tesman out of desperation, but she found life with him to be dull and tedious During their wedding trip, her husband spent most of his time in libraries doing research in history for a book that is soon to be published He is hoping to receive a position in the university. General Analysis of Hedda Gabler Although Hedda Gabler is an example of perverted femininity, her situation illuminates what Ibsen considered to be a depraved society, intent on sacrificing to its own self interest the freedom and individual expression of its most gifted members The problem of Hedda Gabler illuminates the universal problem of woman in a society built by men.
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