• History Reference
    George Rogers Clark 9 Daniel Shays, James Madison, Patrick Henry 10 George Washington (as president), Alexander Hamilton, John Jay, John Adams, Aaron Burr 11 Thomas Jefferson, Meriwether Lewis, Sacajawea, Henry Clay, Tecumseh 12 Francis Scott Key, James Monroe, John C. Calhoun, John Marshall...
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  • Definitions and Applications of the Blues
    bent on destroying their right to be human beings. The fact that black people keep making music means that we as a people refuse to be destroyed. (James H. Cone, The Spirituals and The Blues, p. 130) But the blues which are most closely involved with the reality of being a Negro in the United States...
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  • Decades 1900-1920: New Infusions of Deterministic Theories
    and culture undertaken by the new science of anthropology. 1904 – Roosevelt elected president; 1906 – Sinclair publishes The Jungle; 1907 – William James publishes Pragmatism 1910s: if revolt dominated the 20s, convention dominated the decade before. Reacting to rapid technological and social change,...
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  • The Reason a Good Man Is Hard to Find
    Edgar Alan Poe Flannery O'Connor Ernest Hemingway Herman Melville Gabriel Garcia Marquez Richard Wright Katherine Anne Porter James Joyce Ralph Ellison The paper is due the 1st class following the Spring Break, April 2. You are required to have attended at least one session at the Writing...
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  • Nothing
    Acquisti, Alessandro, and Gross, Ralph. (2006). Imagined Communities: Awareness, Information Sharing, and Privacy on the Facebook.In Golle, P. and Danezis, G. (Eds.), Proceedings of 6th Workshop on Privacy Enhancing Technologies. (pp. 36--58).Cambridge, U.K. Robinson College. June 28-30. (conference...
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  • The Invisible Man
    The Invisible Man Author/Context Ralph Ellison was born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma in 1914 and was raised in an environment that encouraged self-fulfillment. Ellison went to Tuskegee Institute from 1933 to 1936 where he was trained as a musician. In 1936 Ellison visited New York and met author Richard...
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  • Critical Discourse Analysis, Power, Ideology
    M A N I T I E S 194 Jari K. Kokkinen Racial Discourse in James Baldwin’s Blues for Mister Charlie (1964): Drama and the Hegemonic Struggle JYVÄSKYLÄ STUDIES IN HUMANITIES 194 Jari K. Kokkinen Racial Discourse in James Baldwin's Blues for Mister Charlie (1964): drama and the hegemonic...
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  • A General Survey of British and American Fiction
    the story, as British author Thomas Hardy does in The Return of the Native (1879). In first person the author lets a character tell the story, as Ralph Ellison des in Invisible Man (1952), and Defoe in Robinson Crusoe. In third person central intelligence, the author filters everything through a single...
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  • Literature Timeline
    (1795-1821)Alfred, Lord Tennyson, English poet, (1809-92) Frankenstein (1818) by Mary Shelley, British writer (1797-1851) The Last of the Mohicans (1826) by James Fenimore Cooper, American novelist (1789-1851)  | 1832-1901 | The Victorian Period1848-1860 The Pre-Raphaelites1840-1860 Transcendentalism (America)1865-1900...
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    (1797-1851)  American Literature – Rip Van Winkle by Washington Irving Thanatopsis William Cullen Bryant The Last of the Mohicans (1826) by James Fenimore Cooper, American novelist (1789-1851)  Nathaniel Hawthorne ________________________________________________________________________ 1832-1901...
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  • The Sacrlet Letter
    Austen) "Life seems but a quick succession of busy nothings."  (Jane Austen) "Nobody minds having what is too good for them."  (Jane Austen) |James Baldwin | ...
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  • Juneteenth
    inspirational messages, stories from former slaves, reading of the emancipation proclamation, lots of food, red soda water, games, rodeos, and dances" (Ellison 61). Interestingly, the dress was an important element in the early days of the Juneteenth celebrations. It has been a tradition to throw ragged...
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  • Mdn Chapter 40 Notes
    hearing to not say what he did with $320K 1. senate committee found that in 15 years union officials stole $10M 5. his successor, James R. Hoffa’s appointment got the Teamsters expelled out of the AF of L-CIO. 1. Hoffa was later jailed for jury tampering and then disappeared...
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  • ASAM 5 Notes
    too distracted. In some ways, a class like this is to remind you why fiction novels and short stories are worthy of your time What is literature A James woods: "Fiction is a creaseless experiment with uncollectable data" An attempt to order data with the use of story Allows us to see the wholeness of...
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  • Quotes
    trouble yourself much to get new things, whether clothes or friends. Things do not change, we change. Sell your clothes and keep your thoughts. Henry James: Be not afraid of life. Believe that life is worth living, and your belief will help create the fact. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Tell me not, in...
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  • Hahjshs
    Chocolate War, The Robert Cormier Cider House Rules, The John Irving Circle Of Friends Maeve Binchy Clan Of The Cave Bear Jean Auel Color Of Water, The James McBride Coonardoo Katherine Prichard Count Of Monte Christo Alexandre Dumas Creed Carol Plum-Ucci Crime And Punishment Fyodor Dostoevsky Cry, The...
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  • Epiphanies and Their Importance in Stories
    church has become corrupt and instead of being all about worship and feeling closer to god, it becomes about money and greed Bibliography Ellison, Ralph. Battle Royal. Eigth Edition of The Story and It's Writer. Boston, MA: Bedford/St. Martin's, 1999. 294-304. Print. Rowling, J, K. Harry Potter...
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  • 1000 Books to Read in a Lifetime
    opiniile motanului Murr - E.T.A. Hoffmann 78. Memoriile personale şi confesiunile unui păcătos cu temei - James Hogg 79. Viaţa unui pierde-vară - Joseph Von Eichendorff 80. Ultimul mohican - James Fenimore Cooper 81. Logodnicii - Alessandro Manzoni 82. Roşu şi Negru - Stendhal 83. Notre-Dame de Paris...
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  • Books
    The Sot Weed Factor Baudelaire, Charles. Flowers of Evil Bellow, Saul. The Adventures of Augie March Boccaccio, Giovanni. The Decameron Boswell, James. Life of Johnson Bradbury, Ray. Dandelion Wine Bronte, Charlotte. Jane Eyre Bronte, Emily. Wuthering Heights Brooks, Gwendolyn. Blacks Buck, Pearl...
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  • Market Imperatives and Innovation Cycles
    theearly years thetwentieth of centu•,mergers reorganizations and hadestablished oligopolisfic the structure the steam of locomotive industry. The Baldwin Locomotive Worksand the American Locomotive Company (ALCo) eachaveraged approximately percent the steamlocomotive 40 of ' This paperis derivedfrom...
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