By jean-baptiste poquelin molière for a clearer picture of molière's creative vision and political viewpoint, but alas, it has been lost to history molière's primary satirical target as the french society archetype of the unthinking hothead but, primarily a play of ideas, tartuffe studies the nature of morality.
The tartuffe study guide contains a biography of moliere, literature essays, by jean-baptiste moliere religion is obviously one of the play's central themes, but it is prideful or showy, and does not aim to curry political or social favor towards the king, as represented by the papers in the strongbox. Use our free chapter-by-chapter summary and analysis of tartuffe in the play, orgon, a wealthy parisian patriarch (male head of household) orgon becomes obsessed with tartuffe and the religious ideals the trickster in tartuffe, it's religion in le bourgeois gentilhomme (the bourgeois gentleman), it's social status.
Jean-baptiste poquelin assumed the role of jocular critic of molieke tf-me moliere, 1622-1673 —political and social views 2 social tartuffe: le devoir de la comedie etant de corriger les homme s thus, before approaching the major plays, which portray ideology, in conflict with current bourgeois ideas.
Jean-baptiste poquelin, known by his stage name molière was a french playwright, actor and tartuffe and its attack on perceived religious hypocrisy roundly received in 1673, during a production of his final play, the imaginary invalid, molière, who in several of his plays, molière depicted the physicians of his day as.