John Kinsella (An uncanny reading of A. D. Hope's "the death of the bird"
Henry Weinfeld (ROMANTIC SYMBOL AND MODERNIST ANTI-SYMBOL)
“The Death of a Bird” by A. D. Hope is a famous and timeless piece of Australian Poetry that has been analysed and studied thousands of tim...
Sarah Watt’s “Look Both Ways” shows us that death is a normal part of our lives, and if we are unable to accept it, then it can hold us back from living our lives to its fullest. Using a variety of filming techniques, Watts effectively displays and accentuates the pain and grief of her charact...
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A Pair of Blue Eyes
A Pair of Blue Eyes
Table of Contents
A Pair of Blue Eyes.............................................................................................................................................1 Thomas Hardy .............................................
Willy Loman is often recognised as the tragic hero of Arthur Miller’s Death of a Salesman but arguments can be made against Biff being the contemporary hero and thus the true hero of the play.
The purpose of a tragedy is to create pity and fear in the audience. A traditional tragedy consists of t...
'Song of Hope' Oodgeroo Noonuccal (Kath Walker)
Look up, my people,
The dawn is breaking,
The world is waking,
To a new bright day,
When none defame us,
Nor colour shame us,
Nor sneer dismay.
Now brood no more
On the years behind you,
The hope assigned you
Shall the past replace,
Discuss the presentation of the theme of justice in Harper Lee’s “To Kill a Mocking Bird”.
We all think we know what justice is, or what it should be. In Australian colloquial terms, it is the principle of a “fair go” for everyone. Jim Crow laws enacted in 1876 mandated the racial segre...
Book Review written by Jaya Tripathi
Homeless Bird by Gloria Whelan
Homeless Bird is the story of a young Indian village girl who overcomes adversity and extreme hardship to ultimately live a full and happy life on her own terms.
I first heard about this book when a parent expressed his con...
December 9, 2010
Themes of Racism and Segregation in I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
By Maya Angelou
The purpose of this paper is to introduce, discuss, and analyze the novel I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou. Specifically it will disc...
Auschwitz: a prisoner camp, an industrial camp, and a death camp
“…Imagine now a man who is deprived of everyone he loves, and at the same time of his house, his habit, his cloth, in short, of everything he possesses: he will be a hollow man, reduced to suffering and needs, forgetful of dign...
World War One Was a Senseless War - ... The immediate cause of the war was the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand. In the late 19th century and the early 20th century European nations decided to ally with each other out of fear of being attacked. They set up mutual protection pacts. These pac...
The Life and Career
McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers
Jefferson, North Carolina, and London
Frontispiece: A 1920s studio “glamour” shot of ZaSu Pitts.
Publisher’s note: Charles Stumpf died on August 28, 2009, after completing the manu...
Poe's feminine ideal
Poe's vision of the feminine ideal appears throughout his work, in his poetry and short stories, and his critical essays, most notably “The Philosophy of Composition. ” Especially in his poetry, he idealizes the vulnerability of woman, a portrayal that ex...
The men and women of The Hours view death as an escape from an ordinary lifestyle which lacks anything truly extraordinary or exhilarating. Laura Brown considers death as an alternative to the constraints of her role as a mother and a wife. Both Richard Brown and Virginia Woolf ultimately commit s...
<br>I. Oedipus' decency
<br> i. To daughters
<br> ii. To sons
<br> i. Characteristics
<br> ii. Clothing
<br> iii. Blinded
<br> iv. Confident
<br> i. Murder of father/wed mother
<br> ii. Betrayed by sons
<br> iii. Exiled
Percy Bysshe Shelley (/ˈpɜrsi ˈbɪʃ ˈʃɛli/; 4 August 1792 – 8 July 1822) was one of the major English Romantic poets and is regarded by critics as among the finest lyric poets in the English language. A radical in his poetry as well as his political and social views, Shelley did not achi...
RECITATION PREPARED BY ANITA MISHRA PGT ENGLISH SKV CHIRAG DELHI SOAMI NAGAR NEW DELHI -110017 DAY I: TEACHING THE BASIC ELEMENTS OF POETRY Stanzas (how lines are grouped). Sound (includes rhyme, but also many other patterns). Rhythm (what kind of "beat" or meter the poem has). Figures of speech (ma...