Essays on Oskar Schell

Oskar Schell is a nine-year-old boy living in New York City. He is extremely intelligent and inquisitive, and loves to learn about the world around him. He is also extremely shy and introverted, and has a hard time making friends. When his father dies in the September 11th attacks, Oskar is left to deal with his grief on his own. He eventually finds a way to cope by embarking on a quest to find the lock that his father had given him just before he died. The lock is the key to a mystery that Oskar is determined to solve, and in the process, he learns a lot about himself, his father, and the world around him.

Essay themes and ideas about Oskar Schell

  • The Tragic Hero of “Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close”
  • The Unlikely Hero of “Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close”
  • The Reluctant Hero of “Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close”
  • The Determined Hero of “Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close”
  • The Sensitive Hero of “Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close”
  • The Creative Hero of “Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close”
  • The Persistent Hero of “Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close”
  • The Stubborn Hero of “Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close”
  • The Caring Hero of “Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close”
  • The Inspiring Hero of “Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close”