• Autobiography of a Coin
    Autobiography of a Coin I was born in Mint near Mumbai. I am twelve years old and I was sent to Kolkata from Mumbai. You know who I am? Guess! I am a two rupee coin. I am telling you the days that I nearly spent. When I was made I was bright and shiny, but the man who was carrying me was careless...
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  • My Essay
    me  in  the  box. There  was  also  coins  like  me. Again I   got many friends and   I was   happy.  I  also  told them  my  bad days  that  I  spent.  They  were  also  sad  and  were  weeping by  hearing  my sad  story (Autobiography) while  some  were laughing  at  me. Some  friends  told  me...
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  • Essay on Autobiography of a Silver Coin
    Essay on Autobiography of a Silver Coin Life is a long tale of joys and sorrows and mine has been particularly so. I have travelled widely. I have been in the custody of people of all types. Some were miserly and wanted to keep me imprisoned. Others were extravagant and did not attach any...
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  • Kamala Das
    I read My Story during my degree classes, thanks to my teacher Ramamani, who had instilled a sort of curiosity about Kamala Das. The writer looked very rebellious and revolutionary and I instantly drawn towards her works and my teacher had given me to read Kamala’s autobiography My Story. After her...
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  • A Dormitory Girl's Story
    history. An excellent text to endorse not only multicultural knowledge, but also a great autobiography giving comprehensive understanding on ‘living under the act’ is Ruth Hegarty’s autobiography, “Is That You Ruthie?”, published in 1999. Ruth Hegarty’s life story from birth to the age of 60 is...
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  • Henry Miller: Tropic of Cancer - Review
    *Biography HENRY MILLER (1891-1980) was an American writer and painter famous for breaking with existing literary forms and developing a new sort of ‘creative writing’ that is designed to be read as literature… It is a mix of novel, autobiography, social criticism, philosophical reflection...
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  • Charles Darwin: a Modern Judas?
    not have been fulfilled (Honey, 2006). So for 30 pieces of silver Judas turned Jesus over to be crucified. In the New Testament book of Matthew we find out what happened to Judas after he betrayed Jesus. Starting in verse 3 it says: "he was seized with remorse and returned the thirty silver coins...
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  • Benjamin Franklin Autobiography
    Benjamin Franklin Autobiography Benjamin Franklin has a special place in the hearts and minds of American people. He was born on January 6, 1706 (and later changed January 17 when calendar was renew in the middle of the century). The place of his birth was at Milk Street Boston...
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  • "I am not what I am" Othello
    -engulfing. If Othello refuses to accept his old role as "the Moor" he will either be without an identity or be dragged by his self-fashioned identity back into the pre-Oedipal stage. These options are two sides of the same coin, he will lose himself either way. To give up one's self is the same as...
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  • Adolf Hitler
    , and good luck. Even in the early twentieth century, the swastika was still a symbol with positive connotations. For instance, the swastika was a common decoration that often adorned cigarette cases, postcards, coins, and buildings. During World War I, the swastika could even be found on the...
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  • Sarkar
    The Autobiography of a Coin Written by Frank L. Holt Illustrated by Bob Lapsley Additional reporting by David Warsh I was born in the fires of an ancient forge in the hills of the Hindu Kush. Amid the clatter of hammers and the chatter of Greek, I paused on a battered anvil for the final pangs...
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  • A True Warrior
    Gabe Bruza Gibbs-G4 February 18, 2014 Warriors Don’t Cry Essay Warriors Don’t Cry is an autobiography by Melba Patillo Beals which is about her desegregation and integration into Central Rock High School from 1957-1958. The school’s desegregation was opposed so much that the 101st Airborne...
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  • Duke Ellington
    sounds good and feels good, then it IS good!” and His autobiography, “Music is My Mistress” describes “the Duke’s “ life in music. He ate, drank, walked and talked music. His music is known all over the world and when you think about Jazz and Big Band music greats, you would definitely think of...
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  • Place
    their simple kitchen built with bamboo floors. They came wearing traditional Filipino dresses. They looked so beautiful for me (in their old age and single blessedness), and the kitchen smelled like fresh flowers. The other kitchen I can remember is the kitchen of my grandmother in a far remote...
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  • African-American Discourse Styles in
    As with the various discourse elements of all cultures throughout the world, African-American literature itself contains a myriad of elements imperative to the genre. Clustered story points, code-talking, various elements of the Slave Narrative are all visible in Johnson's "The Autobiography of...
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  • Simon de Beauvoir
    Catholic faith would be important to Simone until her adolescence. According to her autobiographies and interviews, Simone was reading by the age of three and attempting to write almost as soon as she could read. She obtained this love for words from her father, who had a passion for books and the theatre...
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  • Write a Critical Analysis of the General Prologue to Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales, Paying Special Attention to Character Drawing. Dwell O N Three Characters of Your Own Choice.
    Monk’s philosophy is also very comical. “The rules of Saints Maurus and Benedict…This modern monk he let these old things pass…Why should he drive himself mad with study. Pouring over a dull book in his cell?” Chaucer reveals the Monk as vain and hypocritical. He is supposed to have elevated spiritual...
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  • Booker T. Washington
    assumed that there was going to be a school building. When he got there, he found nothing. He ended up purchasing an old Methodist church (Washington 68-69). Over the years, Booker and many others took the building and reconstructed it. Tuskegee Institute became known for giving blacks the knowledge...
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  • Maxim Gorky
    criticism, mentored other writers from the common people, and wrote a series of important cultural memoirs, including the first part of his autobiography.[2] On returning to Russia, he wrote that his main impression was that "everyone is so crushed and devoid of God's image." The only solution, he...
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  • Essays
    . Death be not Proud 10. When on the bed the moonlight 11. Wanderer (translation) 12. Coins 13. Marina 14. A Martian sends a postcard home 15. Ars Poetica 16. The Imaginary Iceberg Play 2. 1. Cathleen ni Houlihan The Post Office W.B Yeats Rabindranath Tagore Gabriel Garcia Marquez Bittu Sehgal J.B...
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