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To Kill a Mockinbird
In the widely known novel To Kill A Mockingbird there are two families that are very diverse and are text book examples of complete opposites on the moral ladd
The Effect of Prejudice on Society
Prejudice stems from many things. It can come from any person at any time. Sometimes it is a part of a person when they are born. A whole town, state,
The Storm1
i titled mine "Nature's Passion" but you do what you will with hasn't been graded or i'd give you the grade. good luck..............:)
The Imperial Woman
In 1852, a Manchurian girl, Orchid, clan name Yehonala, was summoned to be viewed by the Emperor of China. On the twentieth day of the sixth moon, the last Em
the world of freedom
If you have ever opened the midnight color doors, you have been in the world know as DV8. A world within a dance club, where the
The Scarlet Letter2
The Scarlet Letter, written by Nathaniel Hawthorne, is considered to be one of the greatest examples of true American literature. Its excellency of topic, cha
to his coy mistress
Andrew Marvell writes an elaborate poem that not only speaks to his coy mistress but also to the reader. He suggests to his coy mistress that time is inevitabl
The Fall of the American Dream in The Great Gatsby
'THE GREAT GATSBY AND THE FALL OF THE AMERICAN DREAM' The book 'The Great Gatsby' by F. Scott Fitzgerald was an 'icon of its time.' The book discusses topic
the yellow wallpaper
The Effect of Major Symbolic Elements Women in literature are often portrayed in a position that is dominated by men, especially in the nineteenth century,
their eyes were watching god
Hurston’s Their Eyes Were Watching God, (1937) presents strong evidence of love as a symbol of a true friendship that lasts forever
The Characters in Othello
This is main character in the play. He is a Moorish General and head of the army of Venice. He is a warrior, honest, and lov
themes in odyssey
Skylla: Twelve Legs, Six Heads, and Three Themes When Homer wove the characters of The Odyssey into a story, he undoubtedly left room for interpretation of
The Notorious Wife of Bath
Upon a first reading of the Wife of Bath’s Prologue, it’s hard not to feel the need to pat her on the shoulder and say
Tess of the DUrbervilles
Oral: Structure, point of view and narrative techniques in Tess of the d’Ubervilles. Ok well this isn’t really an essay as such
The Plague
The novel that I chose to do this report on was, "The Plague", by Albert Camus. It is about a plague
The Extraordinary Wife of Bath
Many characters in The Canterbury Tales are only described in the smallest detail. Only a handful are given a physical description and even fewer are actually
The Lottery
Shirley Jackson’s, The Lottery, has raised questions in the back of every reader’s mind towards the destructive yet blind rituals of mankind. A reflection o
The Scarlet Letter3
The virtue of truth and the evil of secret sin are clearly illustrated in the novel, The Scarlet Letter, written by Nathaniel Hawthorne. The three main charac
To be or not be
They talk about Japanese immigrants who worked on Strawberry plantation fields. They a
The Handmaids Tale
The creation of Offred, the passive narrator of Margaret Atwood’s The Handmaid’s Tale, was intentional. The personality of
The Downward Path to Wisdoma review
The Downward Path to Wisdom was, to put it simply, a very confusing story for me to read. I am not exactly sure what message or meaning the author was hoping
The Use of Forcea review
The Use of Force illustrates very well the feelings and emotions of a normally rational person, who, for any reason, is subjected to a situation that causes m
The Girls in Their Summer Dressesa review
This story is one that I can certainly understand and have quite intense feelings about. I must hold my tongue, though, as I do not wish to offend, but to ra
The Sky is Graya review
The story The Sky is Gray was a very interesting and somewhat sad story for me to read. I was very interseted in James and his plight as a young colored boy
Transcendentalism is the belief that matters of ultimate reality transcend, or go beyond, human experience. Transcendentalist thinking began during the Ameri
The crucible by Arthur miller
English - The Crucible by Arthur Miller The True Devils in Salem In The Crucible by Arthur Miller, the madness o
The Man who Mistook his Wife for a Hat
Men ought to know that from nothing else but the brain come joys, delights, laughter and sports, and sorrows, griefs despondency, and lamentations.
the taiming of the shrewcharacter analisis
Katherine: She is called the shrew, even by her father. She is always put second in her
The Kings of Hamlet
There are many differences between the Kings Hamlet and Claudius with very few similarities. Perhaps the similariti
Aging promotes the loss of childhood and innocence. Little girls go from skinned knees and imaginary friends, to runs in their p
The Parable of the Cave
"The unexamined life is not worth living," In The Apology, Socrates relates that the mo
Have you ever thought about the landlords of the oceans? There is a saying: "Big fish eats the smaller ones." The most powerful
the dorm room
A room that can be described so much by scent and sight. A room that when approached can give you the fresh smell of charred cigarettes and as you came in
The Pardoner and The Brothers
Throughout literature, relationships can often be found between the author of a story and the story that he writes. In Geof
The Simpsons
Cofer, Judith Ortiz. “The Myth of the Latin Woman: I Just Met a Girl Named Maria.” The Bedford Guide for College Writers, wi
the adventures of huckleberry finn
St. Gregory of Nyassa stated, “It is absolutely necessary that the soul should be healed and purified, and if this does not take place during its life on earth
The War Of The World
In the society today, it is very common for one to spend his or her time reading. In those types of readings, science fiction stories are one of the most com
The Bean Trees
In "The Bean Trees," by Barbara Kingsolver, readers are given the chance to see how two characters that have completely different l
Tuesdays with Morrie
This book is an intriguing description of an old mans battle with death. More specifically that man is suffering from Lou
The Yellow Wallpaper3
For the women in the twentieth century today, who have more freedom than before and have not experienced the depressive life that Gilman lived from 1860 to 193
The Fall of the House of Usher Analysis
The mind is a complicated thing. Not many stories are able to portray this in such an interesting man
the sixth sense
This past weekend , I went to see a movie at the near theater to my house .“ The Sixth Sense “ It is some kind of psychologi
the giver
The role of the narrator in Oroonoko
In Oroonoko, Behn establishes her authority within the opening lines and consistently reminds her audience of her position as narrator by mentioning her person
The Feeling
The final whistle blew. The game was tied, and the winner was yet to be decided. We all knew that the fate of the game was to be determined by penalties, a so
The Short Happy Life of Frances Macomber
That Which was Happy was Very Short in Duration In Ernest Hemingway’s story, “The Short Happy Life of Francis Macomber,” Francis Macomber, according to Hemin
To build a fire
Human history is littered with example where a few individual risked life and limbs to venture into the unknown, which then came to be discovered, thanks to th
The Narrative Voice of Huck Finn
Huckleberry Finn provides the narrative voice of Mark Twain’s novel, and his honest voice combined with his personal vulne
The Importance of Being Earnest
While reading the play The Importance of Being Earnest, one serious theme that I noticed was the consistent act of deception throughout the enti
THe unraveling of Hamlet
Hamlet (c. 1600) is perhaps the most famous of all the tragedies created by William Shakespeare. The main character – Hamlet -- may be the most complex and co
The Bluest Eye
Beauty is something that a lot of people in life strive for, because everyone has fitted in their mind what exactly beauty is. People know that it can help
Theme in Macbethblood
Though only written in three weeks and full of loose ends, Shakespeare’s Macbeth is full of the lessons of life. There are also many themes included in
The Great Gatsby Distortion of the American Dream
The American Dream as it is Portrayed in The Great Gatsby Picture this, a person graduates from high school with honors, goes to college and graduates at the
The Metaphysical Occurrences in Macbeth
The Metaphysical Occurrencences In Macbeth The Three witches in the tragedy Macbeth are introduced right at the beginnin
The Scarlet Letter vs The Crusible
When the topic of a Puritanical society is brought up, most people think of a rigorous, conservative, highly devout society. While this may have usually be
The Time Machine by HG Wells
Time travel. An idea that has fascinated mankind for all eternity. The shear idea of voyaging through the fabric of time is both an intriguing and exhila
The Magic Barrel
Who else from any Jewish - American authors can translate Yeddish for the American readers so colorfully and honestly? Who else can represent the reality of J
The Picture of Dorian Gray
Art, what is Art? It is an ambiguous matter: without an exact form, an exact meaning. Does it have any rules or restrictions? However, it can be a great influ
The Declaration of Language
[WR122 paper, using Jefferson’s "Declaration of Independence" as a model]-RJ
The Scarlet Letter4
“Wilt thou let me be at peace, if I once tell thee?” asked Hester. In Nathaniel Hawthorne’s The Scarlet Letter, life is centered around
Tom Sawyer
Book Report #4 Ben Mark Twain’s, The Adventures Of Tom Sawyer,
The Awakening
Throughout Kate Chopin’s, The Awakening, numerous scenes of birth and renewal are depicted. Various symbols placed throu
the grapes of wrath
John Steinbeck’s purpose in The Grapes of Wrath The Grapes of Wrath entails a story of perseverance in dealing with oppressive labor conditions faced by migr
The Great Gatsby1
The Great Gatsby, a novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald, is set in 1922 in the New York City area.
Time The Final Frontier
The temporal world in which we live encompasses everything we know. All of our knowledge comes from a trust of five and a half billion people that have no ide
the letter and human frailty
Nathaniel Hawthorne, the author of The Scarlet Letter, tells a tale of human frailty and sorrow through each and every characte
The Eyes of the Dragon
The book that I read was The Eyes of the Dragon. The author was Stephen King. It was published in 1987. Stephen King grew up in Maine and has lived most of
The Theme of Goodness in To Kill a Mockingbird
The Theme of Goodness in To Kill a Mockingbird What is goodness? The American Heritage Dictionary defines goodness as “the state or quality of bein
The Hall of The HArt
Herot, a large, majestic, fictional mead hall, is often the stage for much of the action in the medieval epic Beowulf. Built by the eve
The Epic Story of Beowulf
In the epic story of Beowulf, the hero is Beowulf. He shows physical strength in the story by defeating Grendel. In line 219 of Grendel’s mother, it tells
The Almond Tree
Poetry is often written as a result of reflecting on an intense emotional experience or a significant event.
The Very old man with enormous wings
Response to essay on "The Very Old Man With Enormous Wings" What does this piece reveal about people's attitudes towards religion? Why do
The Pearl
The Pearl by John Steinbeck is the story of an intrepid man named Kino and the dilemma that he goes through when he finds a pearl. For the
To Kill A Mockingbird
The book To Kill a Mockingbird was written by Harper Lee. It was published in 1960 then it went on to win t
The Battle of Gettysburg
I have chosen to write about the battle of Gettysburg, because I found the American Civil War very interesting and I want to know more about th
The Raging Inferno
The Mysterious Life of Jay Gatsby
The story occurs some time during the twenties, in a little rich branch off Long Island, New York in two neighborhoods cal
The Holocaust VS The Crucible
Hitler believed in ethnic cleansing. He wanted the non-white race to disappear. To him non-whites were an inferior race. Individuals of Jewish descent were
The Holocaust VS The Crucible1
Hitler believed in ethnic cleansing. He wanted the non-white race to disappear. To him non-whites were an inferior race. Individuals of Jewish descent were
Tom Buchanan Example of Arrogance
The 1920’s, ten years of thriving life in America. People living the good life and people living in the slumps. East Egg, the prominent community of the old ri
The Bell Jar
“The Bell Jar”, which is written by Sylvia Plath, indicates that patriarchal society has many effects on women. Men have
the road not taken
The Scarlet Letter Pearl
In The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne, many of the characters suffer from the tolls of sin, but none as horribly as Hester's daughter Pearl. She a
the prince and the pauper
The Prince and the Pauper On an autumn day in the ancient city of London, in the second quarter of sixteenth century, a boy was born to a poor family of the na
Three things I want to change this semester
Three Things I Want To Change This Semester I want to do well this semester so I can be proud of
the perfect villain
Kate Chopin’s novel The Awakening relates the emotion-driven story of Edna Pontellier. Her story
The Quiet American
Graham Greene’s The Quiet American is a story about love. The main focus of this love is from Pyle and Fowler to Phuong. Through the novel Fowler and Pyle ba
the Great Gatsby
The wealthy lifestyles of the Buchanans and Miss Jordan have morally corrupted their lives. Money has created boredom for them. Their ways of perceiving l
The Yellow Wallpaper4
Throughout history people have always seemed to follow what notions that were considered “cool”. Though I doubt that 
The Bottomless Pit Woyzeck
Topic# 1: A commentator has remarked, “ Clearly Buchner considered that while social revolution might help the Woyzeck’s of the world, it could hardly save the
The Great Gatsby2
The Great Gatsby is considered a masterpiece full of controversy about the 1920's life style. Fitzgerald uses symbolism to express in a more detailed way this
The Sun Also Rises
People often mentally distance themselves from their peers do to flaws and irregularities that they may suffer from. In The Sun Also Ris
THE CHANGING ROLES OF WOMEN IN LITERATURE The changing role of women in literature from the late 8th century B. C. to the 4th century A. D. is evident in
totaltarian society
Living in a society with limited freedom of expression is not, in any case, enjoyable. A Totalitarian society is a good example of such a society, because alth
Types of Writing
Despite all of the increasing technological advances, writing is still a main form of communication. Beginning in grammar school and continuing thr
Thoreau and Emerson
Transcendentalism is used frequently as main topics in the stories “Nature” and Walden. These two themes are heavily concentrated on though these two stories a
The writings of Ralph Waldo Emerson dealt with three aspects of transcendental thought, which consisted of spiritual, philosophical, and literary content. In
the joy luck club
THE BLUEST EYE The Bluest Eye is a complex book. Substance wise it is a disturbing yet relativ
the value of letters in Pride and Prejudice
The Value of Letters in Pride and Prejudice In writing, one can express feelings they can never convey aloud. Letters allow one to reveal their thoug
The Way of the World
The Way of the World is a comedy of manners in five acts by William Congreve.
The Myth of King Arthur
There has been a lot of material written about King Arthur and his court. He has been a popular figure in literature for over 800 years. People believe he
The allegory of Young Goodman Brown
In Hawthorne’s “Young Goodman Brown,” the characters and settings are used to show allegory. The characters and setting are used in metaphor to represent some
The Chrysanthemums1
The Chrysanthemums, by John Steinbeck, is set in the beautiful valley of Salinas, California, during a time when California was the land of plenty. A place
The Lottery1
Shirley Jackson's "The Lottery" portrays a small town in which the citizens gather for a yearly lottery. Unlike the "typical" lottery, this is not one you woul
The Value of Dreams
Dreams are vital to the life of every person. Without dreams, there is nothing to plan or look forward to; therefore, no reason to live. The Younger family
the grapes of wrath1
The Grapes of Wrath is a novel by John Steinbeck that exposes the desperate conditions
The Past Is the Present
After World War One, there were many changes occurring in the world. Man’s inherent need to follow tradition was now being challeng
To Kill A Mockingbird1
In Harper Lee’s book, To Kill A Mockingbird, there are many examples of racism. During this time in history racism was acceptable. Racism is a key theme in he
things fall apart
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The Stranger Exestentialism
"It has been said that Camus '…was haunted with the notion that our world is a universe which has no place for us, in which our life makes no sense…"
The Atlanta Exposition Address
The Atlanta Exposition Address is the fortieth chapter of Booker T. Washington’s autobiography. This autobiography was calle
The Crucible The Tragic Hero
A tragedy should bring fear and pity to the reader. A man in this tragedy not should be exceptionally righteous, but his faults should com
the blue hotel
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tvthe other parent
Is it parents’ fault or children’s that they sit hours in front their big glowing box mesm
The Necklace
Mathlide Loisel is a character who has much pride in her. It is her motivation to act throughout the story, and it is the key to her downfall. Mathl
Thomas Harris
Thomas Harris is a man with many tallents, an a keen intrest in writing. He earned a major in English, he has written for many newspapers and is most known for
The Chocolate War1
" Do I dare disturb the universe"(172). With these words Robert Cormier clearly shows his purpose for writing The Chocolate War. He writes it to give insigh
Tobias George Smollett
Tobias George Smollett (1721-1771), Scottish novelist, was born in Dalquhurn, Dumbarton County Scotland. Smollett was born beneath a plane
The Struggles of Life
Everyone is faced with struggles in life, whether physical or emotional. These struggles
The Branded Mother and her Throwaway Child
The Branded Mother and her Throwaway Child The Scarlet Letter is a story of hypocrisy and punishment. The strict Puritan
the downfall of macbeth
In Macbeth there were a few factors that contributed to the degeneration of the Macbeth character. There were three
The Imperialistic Views of Robinson Crusoe
The Imperialistic Views of Robinson Crusoe In Robinson Crusoe, Daniel Defoe illustrates the beliefs of a 18th century British citizen. Robinson Crusoe, st
The Scarlet Letter5
Nathaniel Hawthorne's background influenced him to write the bold novel The Scarlet Letter. One important influence
The Cherry Orchard
There is a convincing debate whether The Cherry Orchard is a tragedy or a comedy. Chekhov strongly argues that the play is a comedy and should be
The Genius of Shakespeare
Past, Present, and Future: Finding Life Through Nature William Wordsworth poem “Lines Composed a Few Miles above Tintern Abbey” was included as the last i
The Lottery2
the great gatsby
The Great Gatsby F.S. Fitzgerald, New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1925. pp 182
The Yellow Wallpaper The Cast of Amontillado
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Term Paper
Boredom and Its Victims in Arthur Miller’s The Crucible When bored, people tend to portray or act differently to either attract attention or change socie
the good earthwang lung
A simple, hardworking Chinese farmer is all he is. But there is more to this simple farmer, he is not just a com
To Kill a Mocking Bird
In the classic novel To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee, there are two families that are textbook examples of complete opposites
The Lady With the Dog
In the beginning of the story, Chekhov begins with the simple line, “It was said that a new person had appeared on the sea-front…” This
the mayor of casterbridge
Many believe that a human's personality determines their place in life. In the Mayor of Casterbridge, Thomas Hardy explores the role of character in determinin
the old man and the sea
The old man and the sea was written by Ernest Hemingway and was published in 19
The Great GatsbyThe American Dream
The Great Gatsby - The American Dream The Great Gatsby, a novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald, is about the American Dream, and the downfall of those who attempt to
The Hobbit
There are lots of people in the story, so it is sort of hard to follow. In the beginning there is an introduction where the author tell
TS Eliot mood and theme
toys in the hands of an ego tripped boy
Little Toys in the Hands of an Ego Tripped god Well, let me introduce myself; my name is Chris Rodgers and as a child I was rather cleaver and many times extr
The Educated Man
John Henry Newman, the author of the essay entitled “The Educated Man” begins his essay in a way that was very contradicto
Time and Guilt
In Tillie Olsen's narrative "I Stand Here Ironing," I interpreted that there was a reflection of the loss of time and the sense of gui
The Short Happy Life of Francis McCamber
In Ernest Hemingway’s “The Short Happy Life of Francis Macomber” the true character which is fit to qualify as the code hero is Francis Macomber. It is no
The Bell Jar Cancer versus Depression
Integrated into the story of The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath is a "case history" of a depression patient, from it's subtle beginnings to it's terrifying conseque
tv and movie violence
“Nearly four decades of research on television viewing and other media have documented the almost universal exposure of U.S. child
the Awakening
There are many important paths that we must follow on our journey through life. We follow the path without questioning its intent. The path informs us when we
the human and the divine
Through out history, as man progressed from a primitive animal to a "human being" capable of thought and reason, mankind has had to thro
The Brute
In Williams’ “A Streetcar Named Desire”(Williams 2008-2075; additional references by page number only.) the characters are extremely physical. The most physic
The Glass
The play The Glass Menagerie, by Tennessee Williams, Williams uses many symbols which represent many different things. Many of the s
the guilt of killing the innocent
"A conscience cannot prevent sin. It only prevents you from enjoying it"
The Glass
The play The Glass Menagerie, by Tennessee Williams, Williams uses many symbols which represent many different things. Many of the s
the life and world of al capone
Report By, Adam Monteverde
The Doll
This short story, "The Doll" is about poor out of work okies back in the early 1930's looking for any type of job they can find, so they can g
the heath
The entire opening chapter of The Return of the Native is devoted to a lengthy description of Egdon Heath, the setting of the novel. The heath must be signific
The Symbolism of Young Goodman Brown
“The Symbolism of Young Goodman Brown” Nathaniel Hawthorne is a nineteenth-century American writer of the Romantic Movement. Hawthorne was born is Salem,
The Cask of Amontiallo
In the short story "The Cask of Amontillado," Edgar Allan Poe writes in first person point of view, from the perspective of Montresor, the diabolical
The Black Cat
"The Black Cat" Essay The Romantic period has numerous characteristics that help to distinguish it from other literary periods. A large majority of the pieces
the great gatsby the american deam
he Great Gatsby - The American Dream The Great Gatsby, a novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald, is about the American Dream, and the downfall of t
The Ideals of Jonathan Swift
The tale of Gulliver’s Travels can be described as a written criticism of the society in which Swift lived. In each of the
the lottery
Gothic is defined as “a style of fiction that emphasizes the grotesque and the mysterious.” Similar to the works of Edgar Allan Poe, many o
The Character Macbeth in the Play Macbeth
Just so you know i made an 85 on this so you may want to look over it The character Macbeth in Shakespeare's play Macbeth
The Glass Meragerie
“The Glass Menagerie”, is a adorable little play written be Tennessee Williams. The play takes place in tiny apartment, behind an ally,
the purpose of a narrator
"The role of the narrator influences the type of relationship we have not only with him or her but also with the story" (Landy 75). This quote was taken from o
The Aventures of Huckleberry Finn Comparison and Contrast Es
To turn Jim in, or not to turn Jim in, that is the question that Huck is faced with in Th
the Beaux Stratagem
The Beaux Stratagem is a play that places a pair of presentable yet impoverished London gentlemen, named Aimwe
the biosphere
The biosphere is part of the earth in which life exists. It is 20 km thick from the bottom of the ocean to the lower atmosphere. It consis
The highs and lows of a true greek hero
Heroes are almost perfect people. Odysseus was a great Greek Hero. Just like all of us though, he had exceptiona
The Great Gatsby3
The Great Gatsby, a novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald, is about the American Dream, and the downfall of those who attempt to reach its illusionary goals. The attem
The Sun Also Rises1
The Hemingway Hero Prevalent among many of Ernest Hemingway's novels is the concept popularly known as the "Hemingway hero", an
The True Tragic Hero in Sophocles Antigone
Antigone, is the drama written by Sohpocles. There is still a great debate on who is the true tragic hero in Sophocles' Antigone, Creon or Antigon
The Fire Next Time
…turning to that man on his right, he began to speak of the white devils…What ha
The Death of Ivan Illych
The short story, "The Death of Ivan Ilych", written by Leo Tolstoy, is about the reactions of a man and his friends to his suffering and death. Everyone
The Great Gatsby4
As children, we have all dreamt of money, being rich; owning an extravagant mansion, magnificent cars, and being married to a prince or princess. Basically,
The Crucible by Arthur Miller
The purpose is to educate and display to the reader the hysteria and inju
To Kill a MockingBird
Thesis Statement: Much emphasis has been placed upon the intellectual and emotional growth which Scout achieves in this novel, but she is not the only characte
The Scarlet Letter6
In Nathaniel Hawthorne's The Scarlet Letter, the letter "A" changes it's meaning many different times. This change is significant.
theodore roosevelt
“The life of Theodore Roosevelt (1858–1919) was one of constant activity, immense energy, and enduring accomplishments. As the
The Types of Ruin a Revolution in Animal Farm
The Types to Ruin a Revolution in Animal Farm There are the infamous examples of Stalin and Hitler in history in which
the argument of the poem
Andrew Marvell in “To His Coy Mistress,” presents an argument of love to readers. The argument comes from the speaker, a ma
The Crucible A Tale of Two Trials
A political cartoon shows a massive stone wall surrounding tall office buildings which bear labels of "Department of Energy," "Defense Department," "National S
The House of Bernarda Alba A contribution of NonVerbal Elem
The non-verbal elements of a play are crucial in setting the mood and tone of the production. These features subtly provide the audience with important infor
The night nurse
After reading Joyce Carol Oates story, “ The Night Nurse,” revenge is what is found. This story starts off by a woman by
The Moral Progression of Huckleberry Finn
The Moral Progression of Huckleberry Finn The main character of Mark Twain’s Huckleberry Finn undergoes a total moral transformation upon having to make lif
The Last Splash
My mother made me take swimming lessons every spring so that I would be able to enjoy my summer by the pool safely. There was always a fea
The Dead
James Joyce’s “The Dead” begins at the annual 1904 Christmas party given by the Misses Morkans, Miss Kate and Miss J
the ecological self
Diversity is a whirlwind of color through a society. There are no two people in the world that are exactly alike. Individuality distinguishes one person or thi
the ecological self1
Diversity is a whirlwind of color through a society. There are no two people in the world that are exactly alike. Individuality distinguishes one person or thi
the ecological self2
Diversity is a whirlwind of color through a society. There are no two people in the world that are exactly alike. Individuality distinguishes one person or thi
The Romantic Poets and the role of Nature
The Romantic Poets: and the role of Nature The poetry of the English Romantic period (1800-1832), often contain many descriptions, and i
He always loved his gin in the morning, noon, and night; it came to him like water and it was impossible for him to leave home without it. No one could ever sw
The Crucible Essay
Giles Corey, Rebecca Nurse, and John Proctor all have something in common which endanger them when the witch-hunt begins. The play, The
The Gift Of The Magi
In the short story ³The Gift of the Magi², by O. Henry, the couple, Mr. and Mrs. Dillingham Young sacrificed their most prized possessions for one another.
The Lottery3
Essay submitted by In "The Lottery," Shirley Jackson uses symbolism to make us aware of the poin
tracy chapman
In Nineteen Eighty-eight Tracy Chapman released her self titled debut album that retraced echoes of racial difference throughout time. When release
The Things They Carried a story by Tim OBrien
How does death affect the behavior of people? Although death affects everyone’s behavior differently, knowledge of one’s imminen
The Nymphs Reply to the Shepherd
“ The Nymph’s Reply to the Shepherd” The poem “The Nymph’s Reply to the Shepherd”, is a look into the mind of a realist
The Revealing of Evil and Loss of FaithL Nathaniel Hawthorne
"Young Goodman Brown" by Nathaniel Hawthorne is a story about revealing true evil and the loss of one man's faith.
The Importance of Home
The place where you hang your hat, where the heart is, is a link to the past, and through its door one walks into the future: home can be many things t on
Transcendentalism was a literary movement in the first half of the 19th century. The philosophical theory contained such
the swimmer
In the short story “The Swimmer”, John Cheever uses symbolism quite often. It is used to reveal
The Crucible
Arthur Miller's The Crucible is a drama based upon the 1690's Massachusetts witchcraft trials. The Crucible tells of the havoc wrought in early Salem when so
The Time Machine
There are three working theories the “Time Traveler” developed upon his visit to the distant future. The first is the laziness of what h
The Mission
There are three working theories the “Time Traveler” developed upon his visit to the distant future. The first is the laziness of wh
The Power of Love in Wuthering Heights
Many readers argue that Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte is anything but a romance. Although it does not follow the conventional form of the Victorian Romanc
The Art of the Essayist
“Commerce is unexpectedly confident and serene, alert, adventurous and unwearied.” (84)
Things fall apart
When a person purchases a new novel, play, or short story, he or she does so because of some interesting word, phrase, or topic on its cover. These words, ph
The Native American Culture in The Red Convertible
The Native American Culture in "The Red Convertible" In the short story "The Red Convertible," by Louise Erdrich, the author, contrasts the old way of life
Team work
Working Successfully Through Teamwork Every human process is a key success factor. Every one has been important since people first formed organizations
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