Bartleby, the Scrivner
A small philosophical masterpiece of the great Herman Melville – the story “The Writer Bartleby.” At the heart of the story is the theme of a little man and how he fights against a big and ruthless world. Described the relationship between the protagonist and society. The theme of power and will is the red line in the work. They also have a philosophical meaning. The story of Bartleby is a great opportunity to see society in a cut, to penetrate and embrace the scheme, the mechanism’s operation and the significance of a single individual in the composition.