"Amy Tan A Pair Of Tickets" Essays and Research Papers

  • Amy Tan, "A Pair of Tickets"

    A Pair of Tickets Amy Tan Amy Tan’s A Pair Of...

    China, Chinese name, Chinese nationalism 1162 Words | 3 Pages

  • A Pair of Tickets

    "A Pair of Tickets" Amy Tan's classic short story, "A Pair of Tickets", is a coming...

    979 Words | 3 Pages

  • A Pair of Tickets by Amy Tan

    Amy Tan is an author who uses the theme of Chinese-American life, focusing mainly on mother-daughter relationships, where the...

    China, Chinese literature, Family 693 Words | 2 Pages

  • Amy Tan's "A pair of tickets" character analysis

    Trevor Bryan Professor Bisirri ENC 1102 September 24, 2013 Character Analysis of Jing Mei In the short story “A Pair of...

    1332 Words | 4 Pages

  • "Everyday Use" and "A Pair of Tickets"

    "Everyday Use" and "A Pair of Tickets" In "Everyday Use," Alice Walker writes about a black mother and her two daughters, Maggie...

    2003 in film, China, Chinese character 1282 Words | 3 Pages

  • Everyday Use/a Pair of Tickets

    particularly about the values of their family. In Alice Walker’s “Everyday Use” and Amy Tan’s “A Pair of Tickets”,...

    Amy Tan, China, Chinese nationalism 1641 Words | 5 Pages

  • A Pair of Tickets Essay

                      A Pair of Tickets In the short story "A Pair of Tickets," by judging from the...

    Amy Tan, China, Dominican Republic 1427 Words | 4 Pages

  • Amy Tan

    Amy Tan's "Two Kinds" is an autobiographical look into her childhood that shows the conflict between Tan and her mother, the...

    Amy Tan, Emotion, Parent 1319 Words | 4 Pages

  • Irony in "A Pair of Tickets" and "A Rocking Horse Winner"

    Ricardo Cortez Prof. P. Vedula English-1102 (60384) 04 July 2012 Rough draft with markups on irony in “A Pair of Tickets...

    Amy Tan, Comedy, Fiction 1418 Words | 4 Pages

  • Literary Analysis of "A Pair of Tickets

    Literary Analysis of A pair of Tickets In Amy Tan’s, A Pair of Tickets,...

    927 Words | 3 Pages

  • Analyzing: “a Pair of Tickets"

    Analyzing: ”A pair of Tickets” “Theme” is commonly described as the central idea for literary work or ideas explored within a...

    A Story, Character, Family 1055 Words | 3 Pages

  • The Short Story a Pair of Tickets

    The short story, "A Pair of Tickets", by Amy Tan is about a Chinese-American girl named Jing-Mei,...

    Chinese character, Chinese language, Family 976 Words | 3 Pages

  • Mother Tounge - Amy Tan

    Amy Tan, the author of “Mother Tongue,” gives the audience a new outlook and better understanding of the struggles that every...

    English language, First language, French language 896 Words | 3 Pages

  • A Pair of Tickets by Amy Tan in a different Point of View

    would be able to meet when she came to visit. Now we are waiting for June May to come. This may not have been the moment we were waiting for all these years,...

    653 Words | 2 Pages

  • Fables and Short Stories. the Fox and the Grape vs. a Pair of Tickets

    than a fable or parable and also use a lot of literary elements. These elements are plot, settings, point of view, characters, dialogue and others. In this...

    Aesop's Fables, Fable, Fables and Parables 1014 Words | 3 Pages

  • Amy Tan - Mother Tongue

    English 101 Mother Tongue Amy Tan makes a valid point about the use of different Englishes that are spoken in different places...

    Amy Tan, Christina Aguilera, English language 1016 Words | 3 Pages

  • Two Kinds by Amy Tan

    The author, Amy Tan is a second generation Chinese immigrant. Her parents are both Chinese immigrants. Her father and one of her...

    American Dream, Amy Tan, China 1253 Words | 3 Pages

  • Two Kinds by Amy Tan

    “Two Kinds” By Amy Tan is a heartbreaking story, it’s a powerful example of conflicting personalities and needs that cause a...

    Amy Tan, Girl, Mother 2552 Words | 6 Pages

  • Mother Tongue by Amy Tan

    Mother Tongue, by Amy Tan I am not a scholar of English or literature. I cannot give you much more than personal opinions...

    British Isles, Commonwealth of Nations, England 2566 Words | 7 Pages

  • Amy Tan Richard Rodgriguez

    immigrants most likely feel uneasy having to adapt to a completely new culture and learn the English language. During this journey, the individuals’ cultural...

    Cultural identity, Dialect, English language 968 Words | 3 Pages

  • Amy Tan Richard Rodgriguez

    immigrants most likely feel uneasy having to adapt to a completely new culture and learn the English language. During this journey, the individuals’ cultural...

    Cultural identity, Dialect, English language 968 Words | 3 Pages

  • Amy Tan: Connection Between Women Within Family

    American writer Amy Tan (1952- ) shows connections between women within a family throughout her novels The Bonesetter’s Daughter,...

    Amy Tan, China, Chinese language 1025 Words | 3 Pages

  • Compare and Contrast: Amy Tan and Richard Rodriguez

    Compare and Contrast: Amy Tan and Richard Rodriguez ! The United States is a melting pot, made up of people from many...

    Dialect, English language, European Union 1352 Words | 5 Pages

  • Two Kinds Paper Amy Tan

    Josh A. Robertson Prof. Villarreal 1302 4/8/13 Paper 3 “Two Kinds” Amy Tan In Amy Tan’s short story “Two...

    Amy Tan, Childhood, Fiction 912 Words | 3 Pages

  • "A Pair of Ticket"

    The short story 'A Pair of Tickets' is a component of a novel 'The Joy Luck Club' by Amy Tan which...

    Amy Tan, China 1551 Words | 9 Pages

  • The Joy Luck Club - a Pair of Tickets Analysis

    The Joy Luck Club – A Pair of Tickets – Analysis Use of Language – Metaphor Theme – Identity  This story explores the...

    Amy Tan, China, Family 1702 Words | 6 Pages

  • Amy Tan Two Kinds Paper

    The Differences between American and Chinese Society In the story Two Kinds by Amy Tan, Jing Mei, a Chinese American girl...

    China, Chinese American, Culture of China 1411 Words | 4 Pages

  • Amy Tan

    "Tan, Amy.(Narrative biography)." Merriam Webster's Encyclopedia of Literature. Merriam-Webster, Inc., 1995. NA. Academic...

    616 Words | 2 Pages

  • Malcom X and Amy Tan

    Announcements Syllabus and Course Schedule Instructor Bio Unit 1 Unit 2 Reading Blogs My Grades Tools...

    African American, African American history, African diaspora 761 Words | 4 Pages

  • Style Analysis of Amy Tan in "The Joy Luck Club"

    Raymond Chandler, a fiction writer, once said, "The most durable thing in writing is style." True, the style is often defined as one of the most important...

    Amy Tan, Chinese language, Fiction 1601 Words | 5 Pages

  • Amy Tan

    English III AP/ Period 5 9/15/13 “Mother’s Tongue” by Amy Tan 1. Amy uses emotional appeals throughout her...

    462 Words | 2 Pages

  • A Pair of Tickets - Short Essay

    Who am I? Have you ever sat and thought about the contributing elements that make you the person you are? In “A Pair of Tickets,”...

    China, Chinese character, Chinese language 519 Words | 2 Pages

  • A Pair of Tickets: a Dream Come True

    A Dream Come True The short story "A Pair of Tickets" written by Amy Tan is the representation of...

    China, Culture, Family 817 Words | 2 Pages

  • Language: Helen Keller, Frederick Douglass , Amy Tan

    granted, something we learn when we are so little that we can’t even remember how, something that for all of us was always part of our lives. Helen Keller...

    Emotion, English people, Intelligence 1643 Words | 4 Pages

  • Reading report: Two Kinds by Amy Tan

    Reading report: Two Kinds by Amy Tan A summary of the passage Two kinds, one of the short stories in The Joy Luck Club, by...

    1347 Words | 4 Pages

  • amy tan mother tongue

    Oct 3, 2014 Rachelle Worrell In Amy Tans "Mother Tongue" the emphasizes on american english, views on Amy's mothers "Broken...

    327 Words | 2 Pages

  • A Literary Analysis of Two Kinds by Amy Tan

    Mei’s mother believed that you could be anything you wanted to be in America. (p 405) America is where all Jing Mei’s mothers hope lay. She had come to...

    1990s music groups, Amy Tan, Debut albums 991 Words | 3 Pages

  • Mother Tongue by Amy Tan

    only be a mere reflection of skill without its own story, as Amy Tan once said "The goal of every serious writer of literature is...

    American literature, American writers, English language 636 Words | 2 Pages

  • Amy Tan "Fish Cheeks"

    impression does Amy Tan present of herself in “Fish Cheeks”? How? In “Fish Cheeks”, Amy Tan...

    Blushing, Chinese cuisine, Cooking 579 Words | 2 Pages

  • Amy Tan, Two Kinds

    Composition & Literature | Amy Tan | Professor Blum | JAEL VARGAS 12/17/2012 | This story's main events take...

    459 Words | 2 Pages

  • Amy Tan Fish Cheeks

    Amy Tan and Maya Angelou come from extremely different cultures, and trying to feel accepted in American Culture. Both authors...

    Culture, Embarrassment, Emotion 394 Words | 2 Pages

  • Amy Tan Style Analysis

    Bridging the Gaps In Amy Tan’s novel of conflicting cultures, The Joy Luck Club, the narrators contemplate their inability to relate from one...

    Amy Tan, Chinese language, Family 821 Words | 2 Pages

  • The Contribution of Physical and Social Settings in “Rules of the Game” by Amy Tan

    Social settings in “Rules of the Game” by Amy Tan The...

    Board game, Chess, China 819 Words | 3 Pages

  • The Similarity Between Frederick Douglass and Amy Tan

    Mariama Barry ENG110 Prof. Edmondson 12/11/12 Both stories “Mother Tongue” by Amy Tan and “Learning to read” by...

    Abolitionism, Abraham Lincoln, American Anti-Slavery Society 755 Words | 2 Pages

  • Amy Tan Summary Essay

    AlhaddadA Essay Submitted by AL HADDAD, AHMED MOHAMED (AL HADDAD) on 9/10/2010 6:14:16 PM Amy Tan is a daughter of a Chinese...

    Amy Tan, Cognition, Life 581 Words | 2 Pages

  • Synthesis essay on Mother Tongue by Amy Tan and Censoring Myself by Betty Shamieh

    need to compromise the way in which we communicate our ideas so that we can appeal to the views of the majority. Two authors explore how their attempt to...

    Censorship, English language, Second language 1609 Words | 5 Pages

  • Amy tan reading response

    Amy Tan writes, in this essay, about the language that she and her mother used in their family while...

    556 Words | 2 Pages

  • Mother Tongue by Amy Tan

    Summary In the essay Mother Tongue, Amy Tan talked about her love and fascination of language, and how language can evoke an...

    English language, United Kingdom, Writing 861 Words | 2 Pages

  • Mother Tongue , Amy Tan

    After reading the strongly written “Mother Tongue” by Amy Tan, it shows a great deal of strength from the Asian American culture....

    Asian American, English language, First language 534 Words | 2 Pages

  • Sexism in the Joy Luck Club - Amy Tan

    dominated; the male was expected to do most of the work, and the woman was expected to stay at home. Chinese women feel like no one cares and it is much...

    China, Chinese calendar, Culture of China 1102 Words | 3 Pages

  • The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan

    American cultures. Amy Tan represented herself as Jing-Mei Woo in the novel. Her parents are both Chinese immigrants who raised...

    Amy Tan, China, Family 549 Words | 2 Pages

  • Amy Tan Term Paper

    Luck Club Amy Tan A major part of the novel of Amy Tan's novels has been devoted to the reflection of the role...

    Amy Tan, China, Chinese calendar 3839 Words | 10 Pages

  • Heritage

    The Struggle to Understand Heritage in First-generation Americans Brandon Williams ENC1102 Mr. Cameron Indian River State College April 20, 2011...

    American novelists, Amy Tan, China 1424 Words | 4 Pages

  • The Importance of Language - Using Amy Tan's Essay

    The importance of language Amy Tan’s “Mother Tongue” (385-391) makes us aware of our use of language in daily life. In her essay...

    English language, Second language 900 Words | 3 Pages

  • Two Kinds by Amy Tan

    Not My Dream In the story “Two Kinds” by Amy Tan, we are shown the struggles of a young girl Jing-Mei. Her...

    586 Words | 2 Pages

  • Challenges faced when cross-culturing

    Alexie shows that although everyone varies we all have something in common. Amy Tan has heavily influenced the writing world....

    1581 Words | 5 Pages

  • Communication Barriers within The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan

    In the novel The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan, the mothers and daughters share relationships that are complex and unique. Besides...

    American way, Amy Tan, China 1115 Words | 3 Pages

  • Amy Tan's "Two Kinds"

    Amy Tan’s “Two Kinds” In “Two Kinds” Amy Tan uses a wide range of techniques and literary elements to demonstrate...

    2412 Words | 6 Pages

  • Mother Tongue by Amy Tan Purpose

    Amy Tan's short story, “Mother Tongue” is an admirable tale that discusses the implied meaning of languages and how language is not only a...

    Brain tumor, Cancer, Dialect 595 Words | 2 Pages

  • Literature - Fable and Short Story Comparison

    While fables and short stories both have plots and characters, fables like “An Appointment in Samarra” by English novelist W. Somerset Maugham, often have...

    Aesop's Fables, Amy Tan, Fable 1109 Words | 3 Pages

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