"If I Win A Lottery" Essays and Research Papers

  • How to Win the Lottery

    How to win the lottery ; choose winning numbers. Overview: Playing lotto is fun but winning lotto is all about chance. But...

    734 Words | 3 Pages

  • Lottery

    Draft- 3 Playing the lottery I work in the BP gas station near Short Pump Mall and before I took the job,...

    874 Words | 4 Pages

  • The Lottery

    Theme in “The Lottery” by Shirley Jackson “The Lottery” by Shirley Jackson is a story of an anticipated yearly event where the...

    1651 Words | 5 Pages

  • Lottery Is Good or Not

    Is lottery a good idea? These days, a lot of people play lottery and spend a certain amount of money on it while few of them...

    Federal government of the United States, Human, Lottery 1625 Words | 4 Pages

  • The Lottery

    The Lottery Conformity or Pure Selfishness “The opposite for courage is not cowardice, it is conformity. Even a dead fish can go with...

    English-language films, Homecoming, Michael Jackson 1035 Words | 3 Pages

  • The Lottery

    The Lottery Thesis Statements and Important Quotes Below you will find four outstanding thesis statements for “The Lottery” by...

    Religion, Religious symbolism, Ritual 1789 Words | 5 Pages

  • The Lottery

    Kyle Simms ENC 1102 Professor Daniels Essay 1 The Lottery The story by Shirley Jackson, “The Lottery”, is a very unusual...

    KILL, Randomness, Sacrifice 1009 Words | 3 Pages

  • The Lottery

    When one thinks of a lottery, they imagine winning a large sum of money. Shirley Jackson uses the setting in The Lottery to...

    Fiction, Foreshadowing, Literary technique 832 Words | 3 Pages

  • The Lottery

    Outline Thesis: In Shirley Jackson's controversial short story, "The Lottery", the usage of symbolism stands strong when she manages to relate...

    A Story, Chess piece, Shirley Jackson 1453 Words | 4 Pages

  • Lottery

    Lottery, Good or Bad? Is the lottery a good idea? Some may argue that playing the lottery is a bad...

    Bright Futures Scholarship Program, Education, Florida Lottery 498 Words | 2 Pages

  • The Lottery

    The Lottery Letter One (Cassandra): Tuesday 15th The move from Pescadero took some time but we were able to arrive in Dema safely. Although...

    Family, Mother 1320 Words | 4 Pages

  • The Lottery

    “The Lottery” is a dynamic short story with several motifs and ideas such as the power behind tradition and family. However, more importantly,...

    Meaning of life, Rajm, Religion 651 Words | 2 Pages

  • The lottery

    The Lottery Ritual is a custom that people doing the same...

    Human, Lottery, Mind 976 Words | 3 Pages

  • Lottery, Really Too Good to Be True

    get lucky? I know I do. Everyone at one time or another has thought “what if I won the lottery?”...

    1102 Words | 3 Pages

  • The Lottery

    The Lottery Amanda MacLaren English 111 Ivy Tech Community College Abstract I am...

    842 Words | 3 Pages

  • Plot over "The Lottery"

      An Imperfect Society               Shirley Jackson wrote “The Lottery” in 1948 with a purpose in mind. Upon hearing the title, many...

    Fiction, Narrative, Narratology 1503 Words | 4 Pages

  • The Lottery

    The lottery – critical evaluation Kathleen Bruce “The lottery” is a short story written by Shirley Jackson. In 1951 it was...

    Human, Rajm, Shirley Jackson 1075 Words | 3 Pages

  • Lottery

    Death at a Lottery “The Lottery” by Shirley Jackson opens with the descriptions of how the day was beginning and the...

    859 Words | 3 Pages

  • is lottery a good idea

    Is Lottery a Good Idea? Lottery is one of the best things that has ever happened to human kind especially those that dream high...

    Lotteries in the United States, Lottery, Mega Millions 1766 Words | 5 Pages

  • The Bahamas: Against a National Lottery

    National Lottery Referendum The Islands of the Bahamas, located just southeast of Florida is a chain of islands that make up a tiny yet proud...

    Bahamas, Decriminalization, Gambling 1501 Words | 4 Pages

  • The Lottery

    English 102 September10, 2012 The Lottery “The Lottery” written by Shirley Jackson, focuses around an unnamed village on a...

    Criticism, Fiction, Literary criticism 828 Words | 3 Pages

  • I win

    research paper, I plan to argue that micro loans could be the driving force behind peaceful economic and social revolutions throughout the...

    842 Words | 3 Pages

  • The Lottery

    07 December 2009 Shirley Jackson’s “The Lottery” – A Feminist Perspective Shirley Jackson’s short story, “The Lottery...

    Gender, Gender role, Patriarchy 835 Words | 3 Pages

  • The Lottery” by Shirley Jackson

    Week 11: “The Lottery” by Shirley Jackson 1. The morning of June 27th was clear and sunny, with the fresh warmth of a full-summer day; the...

    1864 Words | 6 Pages

  • The Lottery

    Lisa Marie Shade Prof. Dunn ENG 102-110 August 9, 2012 The Plot Thickens- In Shirley Jackson’s “The Lottery”. A good harvest has always...

    Ritual, Shirley Jackson, Short story 1775 Words | 5 Pages

  • The Lottery

    The Message Sent in "The Lottery" The shock value of Shirley Jackson's "The Lottery" is not only widely known, but also...

    Entertainment, Human, Morality 969 Words | 3 Pages

  • The Lottery

    upon her. It's a beautiful summer day, the children are out of school, and the villagers have begun assembling in the square to hold a lottery....

    Black box, English-language films, Shirley Jackson 989 Words | 3 Pages

  • The Lottery

    Although Shirley Jackson wrote many books, children's stories and humorous pieces, she is most remembered for her story "The Lottery." In "The...

    Sacrifice, Salem witch trials, Shirley Jackson 1560 Words | 5 Pages

  • The Lottery

    the game. And then you have to play better than anyone else’- Albert Einstien. Some traditions are meant to be broken. The rules of The Lottery...

    Best Friends, Council of the European Union, Friendship 1077 Words | 3 Pages

  • The Lottery

    Irony of The Setting in The Lottery The setting set forth by Shirley Jackson in the beginning of The Lottery creates a mood of...

    English-language films, Key, McLean County, Illinois 1116 Words | 3 Pages

  • The lottery

    The Lottery Research Paper Shirley Jackson was a devoted mother and writer. Jackson didn’t fit in well in North Bennington, and the town...

    Shirley Jackson, Short story, The Lottery 1592 Words | 4 Pages

  • The Blind Obedience in “the Lottery”

    The Blind Obedience in “The Lottery” “The Lottery” by Shirley Jackson written and published in 1948, takes place on June 27th...

    Human, Humans, Rajm 2448 Words | 6 Pages

  • the lottery

    “The Lottery” – by Shirley Jackson Name:_____________________________ ELA 10 Questions From the context of the story, who...

    A Good Thing, Shirley Jackson, Short story 1877 Words | 6 Pages

  • The Irony in "The Lottery"

    The Irony in 'The Lottery' Shirley Jackson wrote the story 'The Lottery.' A lottery is typically thought of as...

    502 Words | 3 Pages

  • The Lottery and the Hunger Games

    Blinding Power Of Society Blindly following tradition is something to fear in today's society. Shirley Jackson's short story, “The Lottery,”...

    Capital punishment, Luck, Rajm 1190 Words | 4 Pages

  • I deserve to win

    I deserve to win this scholarship because I am a hard worker, I am determined, and I...

    644 Words | 2 Pages

  • This is a Literary Analysis paper on "The Lottery" by Shirley Jackson.

    in Shirley Jackson's "The Lottery" I feel that Shirley Jackson uses a simple story to explain how people in our society face...

    1087 Words | 4 Pages

  • The Lottery vs. the Rocking-Horse Winner

    Outline Title: “The Lottery vs. The Rocking-Horse Winner” I. Introduction A. In what ways are the two shorts stories by...

    Difference, Fiction, Horse 1280 Words | 4 Pages

  • Is Lottery a Good Idea

    Dictionary defined gambling as “playing a game in which you can win or lose money or possessions” (Merriam). Origin of gambling in the United...

    Addiction, Casino, Drug addiction 1189 Words | 4 Pages

  • Destructors/the Lottery Compare and Contrast

    While the characters in the two short stories Destructors by Gramham Greene and The Lottery by Shirley Jackson had unexpected endings the...

    English-language films, Gang, Shirley Jackson 1151 Words | 3 Pages

  • The lottery

    The Lottery It was just another day on a spring afternoon after a long day at school. I remember riding in the back of my school...

    1685 Words | 4 Pages

  • The Lottery

    Comp. II The Lottery In the short story The Lottery by Shirley Jackson the reader finds a small town that has an annual...

    Fiction, Normality, Shirley Jackson 1039 Words | 4 Pages

  • Ohio Lottery

    >cases Ohio Lottery: Innovative Research Design Drives Winning >Abstract The Ohio Lottery was originally developed as an...

    Lottery, Mega Millions, National Lottery 6630 Words | 23 Pages

  • The lottery is danagerous

     The lottery is one of the most popular games played in the United States. The statics of winning the lottery is low, and...

    Lottery, Mega Millions, New Hampshire Lottery 863 Words | 4 Pages

  • The Lottery

    09/08/14 "THE LOTTERY" BY SHIRLEY JACKSON RESPONSE PAPER The short story " The Lottery" by Shirley Jackson was a confusing and...

    English-language films, Fiction, Gather 485 Words | 2 Pages

  • Critical Analysis for "The Lottery"

    Critical Analysis for “The Lottery” Shirley Jackson's short story, "The Lottery", aroused much controversy and criticism in...

    Doctor, Shirley Jackson, Short story 1205 Words | 3 Pages

  • The Lottery by Shirley Jackson Analysis Essay

    Short Story Analysis The Lottery Shirley Jackson's short story, "The Lottery", uses irony and comedy to suggest an evil...

    Black box, Fiction, Shirley Jackson 889 Words | 3 Pages

  • The Lottery Ticket

    The Lottery Ticket Anton Pavlovich Checkhov (1860-1904) Anton Pavlovich Checkhov (1860-1904) stands out as one of the greatest short story...

    917 Words | 2 Pages

  • LOTTERY

    much. In Jackson’s, The Lottery, there are many different meanings hiding under the words, and there is always a slight wonder on why she wrote...

    Irony, Rajm, Short story 976 Words | 4 Pages

  • The Lottery Essay

    Inborn Evil and Weakness of Mankind Displayed in “The Lottery” “It may be that we are puppets-puppets controlled by the strings of society....

    Evil, Human, Milgram experiment 2273 Words | 6 Pages

  • Lottery Analysis

    This Lottery is a short story written by Shirley Jackson. It was first published in the New Yorker on June 26th 1948. The story takes place on...

    Black Spot, Shirley Jackson, Short story 1518 Words | 4 Pages

  • The Lure of the Lottery

    The Lure of the Lottery “The modern experience of state-run lotteries in this country begins with New Hampshire in 1964. In a...

    Addiction, Gambling, Lotteries in the United States 1665 Words | 5 Pages

  • The Lottery

    and contrast of “The Lottery” & “The Necklace” In Shirley Jackson's "The Lottery" the objects in the story all foreshadow the...

    Difference, English-language films, Guy de Maupassant 346 Words | 2 Pages

  • The Lottery

    (1st Paper) Monday/ Wednesday 12:25-1:40 In Shirley Jackson’s “The Lottery” we read about a small town gather for what appears to be a...

    972 Words | 3 Pages

  • Lottery Is Good

    State lotteries have been around for awhile to help build up state revenue. In such things as scratch off instant tickets or daily number...

    English-language films, Gambling, Lotteries in the United States 705 Words | 2 Pages

  • The Lottery

    The Lottery The story takes place in a small village, where the people are close and tradition is paramount. A yearly event, called the...

    Short story, Suzanne Collins, The Hunger Games 479 Words | 2 Pages

  • The Lottery

    The Lottery Focus on literary devices and the setting Shirley Jackson published the short story “the lottery” for The New...

    Fiction, Literary technique, Nathaniel Hawthorne 1201 Words | 3 Pages

  • The lottery

    In the short story “The Lottery” by Shirley Jackson one begins to suspect something is “wrong” on page 516 when the townspeople begin to draw...

    Capital punishment, Fiction, Literary technique 936 Words | 3 Pages

  • The Lottery

    When Shirley Jackson wrote “The Lottery” she received many letters from many horrified readers who were shocked by the seemingly realness...

    Capital punishment, Fiction, Shirley Jackson 609 Words | 2 Pages

  • The Lottery

    Destini Lloyd Joy Surles Eng 113 March 26, 2013 The Lottery What is the definition of inhumanity? Inhumanity is great cruelty and a lack...

    Adultery, Amina Lawal, Capital punishment 814 Words | 3 Pages

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