"Accomplished Desires By Joyce Carol Oates" Essays and Research Papers

  • "Shopping" by Joyce Carol Oates

    and heartaches, but then there is always the plus size of love and rewards. This is no exception between Nola and her mother Mrs. Dietrich, characters in...

    941 Words | 3 Pages

  • Joyce Carol Oates

    2011 Joyce Carol Oates uses characterization and the coming of age effectively in “Where Are You Going, Where...

    1480 Words | 4 Pages

  • Joyce Carol Oates

    In Joyce Carol Oates story, "Where Are You Going Where Have You Been?" there are two main characters in the story...

    Human, Joyce Carol Oates, Mental disorder 925 Words | 3 Pages

  • "Shopping" Joyce Carol Oates

    Analysis A relationship between a mother and daughter may not be perfect at all times. There are many things that can make the job of being a mother...

    1363 Words | 4 Pages

  • Decision Making and Joyce Carol Oates

    going, Where have you been?” "Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been" by Joyce Carol Oates is a maturation story...

    1057 Words | 3 Pages

  • Postmodernism and Joyce Carol Oates

    Postmodernism For my short essay I will focus on a postmodern reading of Joyce Carol Oates, "How I Contemplated...

    Grammatical person, Jean-François Lyotard, Joyce Carol Oates 1981 Words | 5 Pages

  • Beasts Joyce Carol Oates

    In “Beasts” by Joyce Carol Oates, the totems play a significant role throughout the entirety of the novel. ( in...

    Joyce Carol Oates, Perception, Philosophy of life 1093 Words | 3 Pages

  • Analysis of Tusk by Joyce Carol Oates

    Tusk By Joyce Carol Oates Abnormal and captivating. These would be some of the keywords of the essay Tusk by...

    Joyce Carol Oates, Mind, Narrative 977 Words | 3 Pages

  • Research Paper Devil in Joyce Carol Oates Works

    […] as he is very potent with such spirits, abuses me to damn me" (William Shakespeare). The Devil has been a theme in writings for decades; authors have...

    Devil, Hell, Joyce Carol Oates 1682 Words | 4 Pages

  • Joyce Carol Oates' "Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?"

    In Joyce Carol Oates' "Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?" critics argue whether the character of Arnold...

    Devil, Fiction, Flannery O'Connor 490 Words | 4 Pages

  • "We Were the Mulvaneys" by Joyce Carol Oates.

    The book, "We Were the Mulvaneys" by Joyce Carol Oates, is the story of an "all American family" that falls apart...

    Consciousness, Fiction, First-person narrative 985 Words | 3 Pages

  • Joyce Carol Oates

    Joyce Carol Oates’s “Four Summers” I found the following questions, taken from James H. Pickering’s 10th edition of Fiction...

    2007 albums, English-language films, Episode 384 Words | 2 Pages

  • Joyce Carol Oates Outline

    How Joyce Carol Oates Life Affected her Work   I. The novels "Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?" and...

    609 Words | 2 Pages

  • Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been? -Joyce Carol Oates Essay

    Nightmare or Reality? Joyce Carol Oates creates an inquisitive plot that causes the reader to question events in...

    Fiction, John Updike, Joyce Carol Oates 974 Words | 3 Pages

  • Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been? by Joyce Carol Oates

    Every person experiences changes in his life. Some of these changes are small such as the passing from one grade to another in school. Other changes are...

    Coming of age, Face, Faces 1504 Words | 4 Pages

  • Joyce Carol Oates

    focal point of Joyce Carol Oates short story “Where are you going? Where have you been?” featuring the main...

    Adolescence, Decision theory, Easter Bunny 786 Words | 2 Pages

  • Joyce Carol Oates Stories

    John Paul English 102 Scott Covell 3/12/2013 It Isn’t Strangers Who Break Our Hearts; it’s the One’s Who Say They Love Us. The females and males...

    Abuse, Bullying, English-language films 765 Words | 2 Pages

  • Contrast essay of "The Lady with the Pet Dog" by Anton Chekov and "the Lady with the Pet Dog" by Joyce Carol Oates'

    While both the original and the reworked versions of "The Lady with the Pet Dog" are interesting stories, Anton Chekov's is more compelling than...

    Anton Chekhov, Character, English-language films 741 Words | 3 Pages

  • Summary and Continuation of the story: “Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been” By Joyce Carol Oates

    Erika Villanueva “Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been” By Joyce Carol Oates There are things that...

    Automobile, Going-to future, Joyce Carol Oates 1472 Words | 4 Pages

  • The Power of Love - Chekhov and Oates

    The Power of Love in Chekhov’s “The Lady with the Little Dog” and Oates’ “The Lady with the Pet Dog” Chekhov’s “The Lady with the Little...

    American films, Anton Chekhov, Emotion 1758 Words | 5 Pages

  • Joyce Carol Oates’ “Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?”

    Yolanda Williams ENG 200-018 Spring 2012 Dr. D. Roemer “Lost Little Girl” Because the world is not what it seems to...

    Coming out, Devil 1617 Words | 4 Pages

  • Joyce Carol Oates “Golden Gloves” Story, the Main Character Struggles with Insecurity, Even as an Adult Who Eventually Achieves Success and Happiness in His Career and Marriage.

    Yu-Tzu Lin Instructor Emily Plicka English 101 6, October 2012 In Joyce Carol Oates’ story “Golden Gloves”, it...

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  • Where are you going, Where have you been? by Joyce Carol Oates

    In Joyce Carol Oates' "Where Are you Going, Where Have You Been", Oates used figurative language to...

    Debut albums, Demon, Friends 565 Words | 2 Pages

  • Chekhov vs Oates

    “The Lady with the Little Dog” describing a love affair from a married man’s perspective. Seventy-three years later, Joyce Carol...

    First-person narrative, Grammatical person, Joyce Carol Oates 1391 Words | 4 Pages

  • Joyce Carol Oates' "Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?"

    What will happen to you? Every person comes face to face at some point in life with vital decisions. Some of the decisions are minor ones, while others can...

    A Story, Family, Joyce Carol Oates 675 Words | 2 Pages

  • Gothic

    Oates short stories usually follow young characters through their struggles in life. There are many family imperfections in Oates...

    Edgar Allan Poe, Fiction, Gothic fiction 1592 Words | 4 Pages

  • Analysis of “Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?”

    You Been?” by Joyce Carol Oates In 1966, Joyce Carol Oates published...

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  • Arnold Friend or Arnold Foe

    Professor Hauth-Forgie English 102 19 February 2014 Arnold Friend or Arnold Foe ‘Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?’, a short story by...

    Bob Dylan, It's All Over Now, Baby Blue, Joyce Carol Oates 1888 Words | 5 Pages

  • In the Region of Ice by Oates

    Student Name Professor Name Subject Date The Motives of Fateful Meeting in Joyce Carol Oates’s short story “In the...

    Allen Weinstein, Contradiction, Electric charge 396 Words | 2 Pages

  • Human sexuality in "Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?"

    considered her amble bottom to be the epiphany of today’s sexual desires. Human sexuality can benefit the person using their sexuality to gain...

    1061 Words | 3 Pages

  • The Masks We Wear

    disguise” (Webster-online).  Perhaps this is what Joyce Carol Oates was thinking about when she wrote “Where Are...

    Deception, Fiction, Joyce Carol Oates 1590 Words | 4 Pages

  • James Joyce Araby

    James Joyce, the author of the short story "Araby," emphasizes the symbolic blindness and ignorance of the faithful masses of fellow Irishmen...

    Boy, Catholic Church, Christianity 1154 Words | 3 Pages

  • Essay for "Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?" by Joyce Carol Oates

    Skylar Wakarchuk Ms. Luckhardt September 18th, 2011 Oates, Joyce Carol. "Where Are You Going, Where Have You...

    Family, Father, Mother 514 Words | 2 Pages

  • Fantasy Vs. Reality Where are you going, Where have you been

    Fantasy versus Reality in Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been? Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been? by Joyce Carol...

    1209 Words | 3 Pages

  • The Sisters, Joyce

    was unhealthy, but that the narrator paints as spiritual when he recounts the discussions he and Father Flynn had about Church rituals. However, the narrator...

    Apostolic succession, Bishop, Catholic Church 2685 Words | 7 Pages

  • James Joyce and "The Dead"

    words of James Joyce became embodied the bold architecture of creating change through writing. James Joyce was born James...

    Cengage Learning, Clongowes Wood College, Dublin 1130 Words | 4 Pages

  • Araby and James Joyce

    The short story “Araby” is clearly identifiable as the work of James Joyce. His vocalized ambition of acquainting fellow Irish natives with the...

    Dubliners, Eveline, Fiction 1207 Words | 3 Pages

  • James Joyce Biography and Timeline

    James Joyce Wiki Biographical information: James Joyce grew up in the last two decades of the nineteenth century....

    Catholic Church, Charles Stewart Parnell, Ireland 1424 Words | 5 Pages

  • Literary Analysis: James Joyce

    James Joyce and “Araby” The uses of poses and style in Joyce’s writing have been critically acclaimed throughout the world. He has been...

    Boy, Dublin, Dubliners 2057 Words | 5 Pages

  • James Joyce - An encounter

    encounter is a short story and also a part of the collection named Dubliners written by James Joyce in 1914. Dubliners is a great literary...

    A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, Dublin, Dubliners 1277 Words | 4 Pages

  • James Joyce: Reflections on the Legacy of the Artist

    James Joyce: Reflections on the Legacy of the Artist James Joyce is certainly not remembered as one of the most prolific...

    Critic, Criticism, Ezra Pound 805 Words | 3 Pages

  • Arnold Friend: Fact or Fiction?

    The short story, “Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?” by Joyce Carol Oates, is about a 15 year old girl...

    Fiction, Joyce Carol Oates, Short story 985 Words | 3 Pages

  • Oates' "Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?": Arnold Fiend

    Oates' "Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?": Arnold Fiend In Joyce Carol Oates' "Where Are...

    Devil, Fiction, Flannery O'Connor 569 Words | 2 Pages

  • "Araby" - James Joyce

    ENG102.0820 Professor: Hyewon Shin Student: Oscar Carvalho-Neto Final Paper "Araby" - James Joyce One of the most intriguing works by...

    A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, Dubliners, Epiphany 1689 Words | 5 Pages

  • James Joyce, Symbolism in Story "Araby"

    James Joyce: Symbols of Religion in his short story “Araby” Alongside the dawn of the twentieth century appeared an author by the name of...

    2008, Clongowes Wood College, Dubliners 1370 Words | 4 Pages

  • James Joyce (Araby and Eveline

    In "Araby" and "Eveline" Joyce uses religious symbols to show the importance of the Catholic religion in both of the main characters' lives....

    Anglicanism, Ash Wednesday, Bishop 1070 Words | 3 Pages

  • Charles Dickens: a Christmas Carol

    A Christmas Carol Charles Dickens The following entry presents criticism on Dickens's novella A Christmas Carol (1843). See also...

    A Christmas Carol, Bob Cratchit, Charles Dickens 923 Words | 3 Pages

  • Where Are You Going Where Have You Bee

    Draft Fantasy Vs. Reality in Joyce Carol Oates' “Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?” There are often times...

    Blond, Fantasy, Joyce Carol Oates 1810 Words | 5 Pages

  • Joyce Carol Oates and Sylvia Plath

    Boying Liu Ms.Wilson ENGL 1B April 2 2009 Sorrow in “The Day Mr. Prescott Died” In her short story “The Day Mr. Prescott Died,” Sylvia Plath...

    J. D. Salinger, Joyce Carol Oates, Smoking 625 Words | 2 Pages

  • Where Are You Going Where Have You Been

    the short story “Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been,” Joyce Carol Oats uses characterization including methods such as...

    Arnold Schwarzenegger, Devil, Drive-through 1024 Words | 3 Pages

  • Carol Ann Duffy View on Love

    Carol Anne Duffy's presentation of love and relationships. Love and relationships are themes that are consistently found throughout...

    2009 albums, Boogie Wonderland, Earth, Wind & Fire 901 Words | 3 Pages

  • Oates v Emerson

    Emerson V.S Oates Compare and Contrast: Different views on Nature In class out of the three essays we read I choose to do a...

    Appeal, Joyce Carol Oates, Michel de Montaigne 586 Words | 2 Pages

  • The Comparison of George Moore and James Joyce

    Moore and James Joyce Ireland is best known for its unique culture, the accent, the green beer, and the music. But it is also known for its...

    Catholic Church, Finnegans Wake, Irish novelists 1242 Words | 4 Pages

  • James Joyce-A Little Cloud

    James Joyce - A Little Cloud (in: Dubliners) A Little Cloud has not generated significant critical debate, despite Warren Beck’s unorthodox...

    A Little Cloud, A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, Counterparts 2361 Words | 6 Pages

  • Ladies and Gentlmen

    Professor Clary Writing Research 109 Sec. 03 15 September 2013 “Ladies and Gentlemen” By Joyce Carol Oates...

    875 Words | 3 Pages

  • James Joyce

    JAMES JOYCE James Joyce’s “Clay” and “Eveline” were two stories impacted by the break with his...

    Dublin, Dubliners, Irish people 1422 Words | 4 Pages

  • Mirror Sylvia Plath

    glass to Freedman suggests the woman writer. He also mentions the image of maternal self-annihilation and sacrifice; She is the reflection of the mirror as a...

    Confessional poetry, Joyce Carol Oates, Mademoiselle 1000 Words | 4 Pages

  • James Joyce - Araby Essay

    or for other people. This is not a very wise thing to do because people often feel disappointed and embarrassed for getting their hopes up so high. One good...

    Darkness, Dubliners, Fiction 1125 Words | 3 Pages

  • Character Analysis in "Araby" by James Joyce

    Character Analysis of the Narrator in “Araby” by James Joyce While “growing up” is generally associated with age, the transition from...

    Adolescence, Boy, Dubliners 888 Words | 3 Pages

  • Comparing and Contrasting Desires of Mathilde in ‘the Necklace’ and the Unnamed Narrator in ‘Araby’.

    ELT107 TMA Title: Comparing and Contrasting Desires of Mathilde in ‘The Necklace’ and the unnamed narrator in ‘Araby’. In both...

    Guy de Maupassant, Short story, The Necklace 1902 Words | 5 Pages

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