• Essay on Poetry
    Essay on Poetry Bruce Dawe presents a wholly negative view of the impact of consumerism on Australian society. To what extent do you agree with this statement? In your response, refer in detail to at least TWO of the poems set for study. Bruce Dawe’s poems “Enter without so much as knocking...
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  • Bruce Dawe Essay
    Bruce Dawe Essay Dialogue in text, adds to our understanding about people, social issues and life. Poems that use dialogue include ‘Weapons Training’, ‘Pleasant Sunday Afternoon’ and ‘Enter without so much of knocking’, written by Bruce Dawe. The themes these poems express include strive for...
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  • Essay – Bruce Dawe
    EssayBruce Dawe What is Bruce Dawe saying in ‘Breakthrough’ and ‘Televistas’ about the impact of the media on modern society? In your discussion show how the poem uses persuasive and poetic techniques to convey the viewpoint. There are many different ways for poets to get a message across...
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  • Applepie
    Consumerism is a notion that often refers to the idea or belief that buying and using a large quantity of goods and services is desirable for an individual person or society. Consumerism is shown through an array of texts most commonly Bruce Dawe’s poems “Enter Without So Much As Knocking...
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  • Migrants by Bruce Dawe
    By Nahla Issa Essay-Why Should Dawe’s poem ‘Migrants’ be included for the text for Journeys. The poem ‘Migrants by ‘Bruce Dawe ’should be included for the core text for journeying as it portrays journeying through the perceptions and experiences of a migrant group. This poem depicts feelings of...
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  • Consumerism, Americanised Compared to the Gods Must Be Crazy
    tells him, putting on her hat (shes off to nurse and invalid called the world) ‘Today ill let you play with mummys things.’ This line of Americanised Humans get desensitised from the things that they watch on television, The Not-So-Good-Earth is a clear example of that. Bruce dawes poems...
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  • English Prac Essay Consumerism
    realises the possession he owned no longer brings him happiness. The gap that was once filled with possession cannot last. Possessions aren’t always the only concept people tend to use to fill the empty gap in life. Many people result in craving for violence; this is shown in Bruce Dawes poem The Not So...
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  • Sarah
    emotions freely. Good analysis, but just make sure your writing is more ‘lyrical’ so it’s easier for the examiner to read. (It’s a bit choppy, however, it is MUCH MUCH better than writing lengthy sentences that just continue on forever LOL) Similarly, Bruce Dawe laments the diminished rights of...
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  • Wings related text COnsumerism
    relate to Bruce Dawes Poem The Not so Good Earth. Macklemore also tells the story about how his friend's brother got murdered for his pair of Adidas "And then my friend Carlos's brother got murdered for his fours, whoa" in the song Macklemore describes how his friends couldn't afford his Nikes " My...
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  • Romulus My Father + Ort - Belonging
    the concept of being “between the earth and the sky”. The barrier of health in this circumstance is preventing Katrina from belonging to world of life, and forced between earth and heaven. * * The memoir Romulus, My father and a similar text in the poem Katrina by Bruce Dawe both...
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  • Na Na
    the household. “Hello, hello, hello all you lucky people” Help with essay on Bruce Dawe's poetry - 'Life-cycle' And 'Enter without so much as knocking' Followed by a comment highlighting the innocence of the child � Bobby Dazzler’s false heartiness and slogans do not influence the child...
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  • Bruce Dawe Info
    ago: "His poetry has an unfussed kind of eloquence, wonderfully pitched so it will speak to people of little education or great education. He has a perfectly judged middle voice." How does a poet feel about having "a middle voice"? Bruce Dawe's deep-set blue eyes smile: "That's OK," he says in his...
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  • Consumerism
    throughout all of society. It is driven into us from such a young age that we don’t notice that it has happened. In Bruce Dawes’ poem Americanised he talks about the child’s “…toys that mark his short life.” Juxtaposition is used here between ‘toys’ and ‘marks’, which highlights the significance of...
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  • Authority Essay
    Question: HOW HAS YOUR UNDERSTANDING OF AUTHORITY BEEN ENHANCED BY YOUR STUDY OF SHAKESPEARE’S PLAY HENRY V AND AT LEAST ONE PIECE OF RELATED MATERIAL? Essay: The close study of Henry V and Weapons Training by Bruce Dawes has enhanced the concept of authority by portraying the idea through...
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  • Heros and Villains - Batman and Joker
    by setting the headquarters to fire, killing the leader Ra’s al Ghul in process, but spared Ducard’s life. I admire how Bruce fought for Gotham so many times with no return at all; this is one big reason why I see him as a hero. Unalike to some people, who do good things for a city, they want...
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  • War Poetry
    Youth', ‘The Send Off' and ‘Insensibility (1)' were written by Owen during the first world war to express his anti-war attitude. ‘Beach Burial' by Kenneth Slessor, ‘Homecoming' by Bruce Dawe and ‘Letter XV' by Bruce Beaver are famous Australian poems about war. The poems have many similarities...
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  • compare the way two poets portray war
    Compare the way two poets portray war Bruce Dawe and Wilfred Owen are both poets who portray war through expressive feelings. Both poets have a similar way of illustrating their sadness, anger and experience towards war. This essay will compare the way these two poets portray war. Sadness is...
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  • Personal Identity
    Essay: Catcher in the rye/ Bruce Dawe’s poetry “We can’t spend our lives letting the world tell us who we are. Sane or insane. Saints or sex addicts. Heroes or victims. Letting history tell us how good or bad we are. Letting our past decide our future. Or we can decide for ourselves. And maybe...
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  • The Devil
    nature and relationships. Bruce Dawe has conveyed and introduced dialogue in various ways to portray how working class civil interact with one another. This essay will analyse Pleasant Sunday afternoon, Weapons Training, and Bedroom conversations as well as the related text “Through communication we...
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  • Why Is Australia the Best Place on Earth
    Why is Australia the best place on earth? It’s simply! The countries beautiful and vast landscape, the pristine beaches and warm climate along with the multicultural society, the mateship with one another, the aboriginal connection to the land and rich cultural history. Bruce Dawes demonstrates...
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