Inspector Calls Essay
"One Eva Smith has gone - but there are millions and millions and millions of Eva Smiths and John Smiths still left with us, with their lives, their hopes and fears, their suffering and chance of happiness, all intertwined with our lives, and what we think and say and do." The Inspector’s shows that it is collective responsibility that killed Eva Smith, everyone in society is linked, in the same way that the characters are linked to Eva Smith. Everyone is a part of "one body"; the Inspector’s sees society as more important than individual interests. The views the Inspector’s is propounding are like those of Priestley who was a socialist. Priestley message to the audience is that everyone is responsible for their own actions and the way in which they affect others.
‘An Inspector’s Calls’ is a ‘well made play’ because it is a well-structured as it contains many factors that captivate and sustain the attention of the audience. As well as having the three unities: time past and present; place the Birling dining room and the actions which is focused on one storyline, there is only one setting and that the