• Poets and Pancakes
    Gemini Studios Gemini Studios was one of India’s pioneer movie factories. Situated in the present day Chennai, owned by S.S Vaasan and worked by over 600 staff, the GS made movies for Tamilnadu and other southern Indian states. Pancake[TM] was the makeup material used by the GS. Asokamitran
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  • Poets
    POETS AND PANCAKES Understanding the text (Answers) Q1.( Foible: A behavioural attribute that is distinctive and peculiar to an individual) Author has used gentle humour to point out human idiosyncrasies. - Exposes Robert Clive’s ambitions and his restless nature - Office boy’s
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  • Dead Poets Society Summary and Context
    Summary The Welton Academy is founded on the values of tradition and excellence, and is fixed on providing students with a strict, structured lesson curriculum set by the realist administration. With every new semester, many sons are left in the hands of Welton Academy, in hopes that they become do
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  • Summary dead poets society
    Summary of Dead Poets Society The film takes place in an old-fashioned boarding school, Welton Academy, in 1959. The school is very strict and disciplinary and most of the students who goes there are probably there to become doctors or lawyers. We are following seven boys and their new...
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  • The Notebook Summary
    The Notebook by Nicholas Sparks Noah Calhoun The narrator of the book and the main character, Noah is a good and kind man who fell in love with Allie fourteen years before the novel opens. He has never forgotten her and is overwhelmed with how much he still loves her when she returns to tell him
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  • Philosophy in Dead Poets Society
    The movie, Dead Poets Society directed by Peter Weir is set in an American private school during a time of romanticism in the first half of the twentieth century. Dead Poet’s Society negotiates the transition of poetry and life as an unconventional English teacher encourages a group of private sch
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  • British Romanticist Poets
    British Romanticist Poets The Romantic Movement was the movement in literature and art during the late 18th and early 19th centuries that celebrated nature rather than civilization. Romanticism values imagination and emotion over rationality (Princeton University WordNet). It is characteriz
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  • Summary and Analysis of Socrates’ Second Speech: 244a-257b
    Summary and Analysis of Socrates’ Second Speech: 244a-257b The second speech begins by denying that there was any truth in the preceding speeches. The only reason a boy should prefer the non-lover over the lover is if madness were “bad, pure and simple”; “but in fact the best of things have
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  • Evaluate the Ways in Which Poets Manage to Create Profound Significance Between an Apparently Simple Form of Poetry.
    Evaluate the ways in which poets manage to create profound significance between an apparently simple form of poetry. “The Wife of Bath’s Tale” is a deceptively simple poem. The single narrator, using colloquial language to recall a linear story bases both the prologue and tale on two simple
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  • Beouwlf Summary
    Beowulf Character Map THE GEATS:were a North Germanic tribe inhabiting what is now Götaland ("land of the Geats") in modern Sweden. The Geats were Beowulf's clan - a seafaring tribe residing in the south of Sweden. As the poem suggests, the Geats appear to have been conquered and disappe
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  • Summary of the Books of the Old Testament
    BIBL 104 Summary of the books of the Old Testament Genesis Genesis is a historical narrative with the material organized a specific way for a specific purpose. The Book of Genesis can be divided into two sections: Primitive History and Patriarchal History. The first eleven chapters of Genesis
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  • Dead Poets Society Notes
    Dead Poets Society Summary: Dead Poets Society is a book, that is about a group of friends, that starts an old “club” up, “The Dead Poets Society”. They got to know about it, from their new English teacher, Mr. Keating, who also went to Welton Academy (the Boarding school, the boys are on)
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  • A Room of One's Own Summary
    A Room of One's Own Summary Virginia Woolf, giving a lecture on women and fiction, tells her audience she is not sure if the topic should be what women are like; the fiction women write; the fiction written about women; or a combination of the three. Instead, she has come up with "one minor point--
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  • Summary of Brian Doyle’s “Joyas Volardoras”
    Summary of Brian Doyle’s “Joyas Volardoras” Brian Doyle focuses on how a heart is mesmerizing in various ways in his essay “Joyas Volardoras.” However, he also shows that a heart is vulnerable to the simplest things in everyday life. He expresses both of these points by having a differen
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  • Summary of "The Republic" by Plato.
    The Republic By Plato Summary Socrates has now completed the main argument of the Republic; he has defined justice and shown it to be worthwhile. He turns back to the postponed question concerning poetry about human beings. In a surprising move, he banishes poets from the city. He has three r
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  • Rape of the Lock Summary
    ------------------------------------------------- Characters Belinda -  Belinda is based on the historical Arabella Fermor, a member of Pope’s circle of prominent Roman Catholics. Robert, Lord Petre (the Baron in the poem) had precipitated a rift between their two families by snipping off a lo
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  • The New Negro Summary
    Precious Whitley October 17, 2012 English II Summary In the beginning Locke tells us about “the tide of Negro migration”. During this time in a movement known as the Great Migration, thousand of African Americans also known as Negros left their homes in the South and moved North toward
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  • Summary
    AENEID by VIRGIL. Virgil's seminal epic, the Aeneid, tells the story of Aeneas's journey in search of the land where he is destined to build the city that will one day become the great Roman Empire. Largely influenced by Homer's Odyssey and Iliad, the Aeneid begins halfway through Aeneas's journey,
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  • Don Juan: Lord Byron - Summary and Critical Analysis
    Don Juan: Lord Byron - Summary and Critical Analysis Don Juan is a vast creation and it is not always interesting; there are many dull stanzas in which Byron says nothing interesting. But despite some weaknesses in structure, characterization, and philosophy of life, Don Juan is an 'epic carnival'.
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  • About Various Poets
    Sujata Bhatt * | * | | * | * | | * | BiographySujata Bhatt was born in Ahmedabad, India, in 1956. She grew up in Pune, India, and in the United States. She received her MFA from the Writers' Workshop at the University of Iowa, and now lives in Ge
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