"Connie" Essays and Research Papers

  • Michael Corleone Leadership

    The Leadership of Michael Corleone Biographical Sketch Michael Corleone, played by Al Pacino, is the main character in the Godfather movie trilogy. He is...

    Connie Corleone, Fredo Corleone, Michael Corleone 1521 Words | 4 Pages

  • The Godfather

    excludes them from most of the scenes. When a woman does appear in a scene however, their main function is to be nothing more then a prop for the men to use...

    Connie Corleone, Corleone family, Francis Ford Coppola 790 Words | 3 Pages

  • The Godfather by: Mario Puzo Review

    and his youngest son Michael. As the Corleones become engaged in a mob war against four of the other five major crime families of New York, Michael against...

    Connie Corleone, Corleone family, Michael Corleone 3172 Words | 8 Pages

  • Connie

    loss of innocence through the main character, Connie, whose rebellious choices propel her toward the dangers of the adult world...

    1057 Words | 3 Pages

  • Godfather Goodfellas Essay

    violent act was Sonny’s death. This plan was organized carefully by Don Emilio Varzini with the help of Carlo Rizzi, his brother-in-law. Earlier in the film...

    Connie Corleone, Fredo Corleone, Goodfellas 791 Words | 2 Pages

  • Godfather

    finds himself living the life of a decadent playboy in Las Vegas, but his comfort with women and drink is only a cover for his essential unease....

    Connie Corleone, Corleone family, Fredo Corleone 9931 Words | 26 Pages

  • Michael Corleone's Transformation

    his hand and address him as "Don Corleone." The Ending Credits. The final image of Michael as the new Don fades out and the credits roll against a black...

    Connie Corleone, Corleone family, Francis Ford Coppola 3759 Words | 12 Pages

  • Character analysis on Connie

    Character Analysis on “Connie” in “Where are you going, Where have you been?” “Where are you going, Where have you been” is a famous story...

    Antagonist, Joyce Carol Oates, Physical attractiveness 1034 Words | 4 Pages

  • Psychological Analysis of Connie

    Ferguson Professor Jukes English 1B 10 September 2010 Decisions, Decisions The short story by Joyce Oates, “Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?”...

    Dysfunctional family, Family, Love 2117 Words | 5 Pages

  • "Where Are You Going, Where have You Been" -analysis of Connie

    potential rapist and murderer, manipulates and takes advantage of Connie's vanity. Connie is a fifteen year old girl who knows the extent to...

    Aesthetics, Attention economy, Beauty 2352 Words | 6 Pages

  • The Two Sides of Connie: Narrative Details in 'Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?’

    The Two Sides of Connie ‘Narrative details in ' Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?’ The story ' Where Are You Going, Where Have You...

    A-side and B-side, Asexuality, Fiction 948 Words | 3 Pages

  • Character Analysis of Connie

    Dr. Fontenot ENGL1002-08 March 31, 2011 A Character Analysis of Connie of "Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?" "Where...

    563 Words | 2 Pages

  • Characterize Connie in "Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?

    Essay #1 2. Characterize Connie in “Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?” and make a case for why she gives in and goes with Arnold...

    Essay, Fiction, Girl 605 Words | 2 Pages

  • Sparknotes

    Although Connie works hard to present the appearance of being a mature woman who is experienced with men, her encounter with Arnold reveals...

    Black-and-white films, Empiricism, Female 936 Words | 3 Pages

  • Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?

    protagonist, Connie and the antagonist Arnold Friend and his “comrade” Ellie. The fate of Connie at the end of the story is still...

    Arnold Schwarzenegger, Female, Girl 1134 Words | 3 Pages

  • Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?

    Be Careful What You Wish For Anything that is too much is harmful. The main character in "Where are you going, Where have you been?"...

    2003 in film, English-language films, Joyce Carol Oates 1228 Words | 3 Pages

  • Where Are You Going Where Have You Been

    The character in “where are you going, where have you been?” Connie is affected by the role she plays in modern society. Fifteen year old...

    1960s, Boy, Family 891 Words | 3 Pages

  • Unfaithful

    Sumner” and Diane Lane as “Connie Sumner”. I will briefly summarize the movie, as well as give a literature review on sexual infidelity,...

    Adultery, Affair, Human sexual behavior 1936 Words | 6 Pages

  • Where Are We Going, Where Have You Been?

    you going, Where have you been? The character Connie in the story “Where are you going, Where have you been?” was a young 15yr old girl in a...

    988 Words | 3 Pages

  • The Not so Friendly, Arnold Friend

    Friend, as frightening and portrays many qualities of the devil. From the beginning Connie is shown as selfish and promiscuous and what easier...

    1179 Words | 3 Pages

  • Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been

    self-conscious about her looks and is constantly worried about how other people perceive her. Friend’s fantasy is that Connie will willingly go...

    889 Words | 3 Pages

  • Thw Woman Who Had Two Navels

    Characters Connie Escobar- the lead female character, was described by literary critic Epifanio San Juan as a sufferer of her mother’s...

    American film actors, José Rizal, Manila 2405 Words | 7 Pages

  • Allegories in “Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?”

    and temptation, good versus evil, and man overpowering woman. Connie seems like an innocent fifteen year old girl when Arnold Friend shows up...

    A Story, Allegory, Evil 866 Words | 3 Pages

  • Arnold Friend Character Analysis

    Friend follows Connie from the beginning of the story. When Connie finally notices his presence, "he [stares] at her and then his...

    Antisocial personality disorder, Conscience, Joyce Carol Oates 853 Words | 3 Pages

  • Joyce Carol Oates

    and the coming of age effectively in “Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been”, “Four Summers”, and “The Girl with the Blackened Eye”. She uses it to...

    1480 Words | 4 Pages

  • Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been

    uses characterization and imagery to show how Connie is dealing with the loss of her innocence Oates characterization of Arnold Friend shows...

    Arnold Schwarzenegger, Guy, Joyce Carol Oates 998 Words | 3 Pages

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

    Where Have You Been” by Joyce Carol Oates talks about a 15 year old girl, Connie. The story tells us about Connie who is a young...

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

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

    constant theme of reality and fantasy running parallel for 15 year old Connie. This short story begins with a description of Connie’s vain...

    1209 Words | 3 Pages

  • ‘’Where Are You Going Where Have You Been”

    INTRODUCTION: “Where Are You Going Where Have You Been?” by Joyce Carol, showcases the inevitable effects of youthful exuberance in a teenage girl. The...

    Boy, Coming out, Convertible 1331 Words | 3 Pages

  • Plot Summary

    is still considered to be wrong. Oates tells the story of Connie, a young girl who struggles between her desire to become a women and her...

    1025 Words | 3 Pages

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

    off by introducing the story’s 15 year old protagonist, Connie. Connie is symbolic of innocence and good. However,...

    1025 Words | 3 Pages

  • Choose a Character from Harrison Bergeron or “Where Are You Going Where Have You Been” Do a Detailed Analysis of That Character.

    chosen was “Where Are You Going Where Have You been.” The character Connie is a 15 year old teenager who doesn’t get along with her mother. She...

    1148 Words | 3 Pages

  • Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been

    “Where are you going, Where have you been:” The Media’s effect on youth In this 1966 short story written by Joyce Carol Oates, fifteen-year-old...

    Childhood, Female, Girl 1120 Words | 3 Pages

  • A Good Man Is Hard to Find: Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been

    Find" and "Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been" the antagonists are The Misfit and Arnold Friend respectively. Both are mentally unstable and...

    In Plain Sight, Instability, KILL 1154 Words | 3 Pages

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

    plot that causes the reader to question events in the story, “Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?” She develops this story featuring a girl named...

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

  • Arnold Fiend/ No Friend

    mind will always leads to destruction and the devil loves an idle mind. A protagonist by the name of Connie in the story short story entitled...

    Devil, Joyce Carol Oates, Mind 1364 Words | 4 Pages

  • Where Are Going Where Have You Been

    know began to have voices. The world was drastically changing and it is within this drastically changing world that Oates introduces four main characters...

    Arnold Schwarzenegger, Identity, Joyce Carol Oates 1628 Words | 4 Pages

  • Comparison of Smooth Talk to “Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?”

    departure from the truth. The movie’s and the story’s description of young Connie are similar. Connie is described by the author...

    Charles Schmid, Human sexual behavior, Joyce Carol Oates 1032 Words | 3 Pages

  • Commentary on "Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been"

    overcome weakness. Written in the nineteen- seventies a new era of sex, drugs and rock and roll, Connie is growing up in a new rebellious...

    Adolescence, Devil, Joyce Carol Oates 1491 Words | 4 Pages

  • Where Are You Going Where Have You Been

    adulthood, but often find the realities of adulthood shatter these childhood dreams. The journey between childhood and adulthood is frustrating and...

    Charles Schmid, Daydream, Dream 934 Words | 3 Pages

  • Arnold Friend or Arnold Foe

    around two central characters, Connie and Arnold Friend, who mysteriously appears at Connie’s home and tries to coax her into coming with him...

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

  • Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been

    and Smooth Talk: Short Story into Film,” Oates writes that Connie “An innocent young girl is seduced by way of her own vanity” and that “she...

    889 Words | 3 Pages

  • Story Versus Film: Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been Versus Smooth Talk

    American teenage girl. The short story Where Are You Going Where Have You Been like all short stories is short The short story is a total of twelve pages...

    Edgar Allan Poe, Fiction, Horror fiction 1054 Words | 3 Pages

  • Masters of Disguise

    who come in contact with him. Arnold Friend tries to lure Connie, a fifteen-year-old girl, to go away with him. To do this, he transforms his...

    1486 Words | 4 Pages

  • Where Are You Going Where Have You Been

    Oats uses characterization including methods such as symbolism and allusions to develop her characters, and thus establish her theme of the cross roads...

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

  • Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been? - Arnold Friend Analysis

    description, strange seduction, and his supernatural knowledge of Connie. The bodily features of Arnold Friend suggest he is the devil in...

    Devil, God, Hell 1101 Words | 3 Pages

  • Uneasy homecoming

    the author Will Jenkins, This story is focused on Connie who has arrived at her part of town, where her friends lived, after a two-week...

    Fiction, Novel, Science fiction 2640 Words | 7 Pages

  • Vanity and Mind Control: Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?

    imagery and point of view to direct the reader’s attention to the teenage girl psyche, selfish, whimsical, and longing for attention and affection, and how...

    Joyce Carol Oates, Mind, Psyche 870 Words | 3 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 one of them is Connie. She...

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

  • Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?

    rebellious Connie. Connie, much like Sammy, the main character from "A & P" by John Updike, is on the prowl for companionship...

    Family, Father, Interpersonal relationship 1256 Words | 3 Pages

  • Smooth Talk

    when a teenager girl, like Connie, gets involved in thing adolescences shouldn’t be engaged in, it can lead her to a place where she has no...

    And All That Could Have Been, Family, Joyce Carol Oates 1090 Words | 3 Pages

  • How Unfaithful Applied to Psychology

    performance must be done with an explanation; it could either be consciously or unconsciously. In the movie Unfaithful, Connie Sumner, the main...

    Abraham Maslow, Carl Jung, Maslow's hierarchy of needs 1170 Words | 3 Pages

  • Nick Joaquin

    PROJECT in ENGLISH 1 BOOK REPORT Setting Garden Pond Hong Kong House Apartment Airport England Spain School Binondo...

    Escape, Hong Kong, José Rizal 764 Words | 3 Pages

  • Characters of the Woman Who Had Two Navels

    of the Philippine’s history. There, Connie Escobar, a character in the story, represents the Philippines and the characters revolving around...

    1583 Words | 4 Pages

  • Arnold Friend in "Where Are You Going, Where Hare You Been?"

    characters, which ultimately creates a more impacting effect and lasting impression. Arnold Friend is the devil in human form. However, as his physical...

    Devil, Friendship, Hell 1178 Words | 3 Pages

  • The Pied Piper of Tucson

    the article. In order to make himself look taller, he "stuffed three or four inches of rags and tin cans into the bottoms of his high-topped boots" (Moser...

    1501 Words | 4 Pages

  • Gender Roles and its Implications on Adulthood

    adolescent misbehavior and understand that characters even more ‘bad’ than they are exist out in the adult world. The characters of “Greasy Lake” escape a...

    1324 Words | 4 Pages

  • A Good Man Is Hard to Find" and "Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been

    of the characters. Connie, the main character, is already struggling to become independent by sneaking way to date boys. She continually...

    2000s drama films, Coming out, Conflict between good and evil 1091 Words | 3 Pages

  • Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?

    Connie is a young fifteen year old who cares about her sexual drive that men have toward her. “The 1960s unleashed the so called sexual...

    1970, 1970s, Fred Zinnemann 1002 Words | 3 Pages

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

    represents Satan in the story. Indeed, Arnold Friend is an allegorical devil figure for the main reason that he tempts Connie, the...

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

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