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  • A Night in the Hills by Paz Marquez Benitez

    his business.” “No,” he sounded apologetically. “But just to have the experience, to be out.” “Out?” doubtfully. “To be out of doors, in the hills,” he said precipitately. “Why? That would be just courting discomfort and even sickness. And for nothing.” He was silent. He never mentioned...

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  • Dead Stars-Paz Marquez Benitez

    Dionisio - husband of Donna Adella. Vicente - husband of Carmen Brigida Samuy - She is the illusive woman whose Alfredo is looking for. Paz Marquez-Benitez, in her masterpiece Dead Stars, did not only write about a love story. Most importantly, her writing reflects the time in which the literary...

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  • Dead Stars by Paz Marquez Benitez

    ago. He could not understand those months of a great hunger that was not of the body nor yet of the mind, a craving that had seized on him one quiet night when the moon was abroad and under the dappled shadow of the trees in the plaza, man wooed maid. Judge Del Valle’s House - Alfredo went neighboring...

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  • Deadstars by Paz Marquez Benitez on Feminist Criticism

    A SEASON OF GRACE BY: NVM GONZALEZ Post Colonialism: In his 1957 novel, A season of grace, Gonzalez combines the narrative restraints, density of detail, and ironic sensibility of New Criticism and simultaneously conveys a strong sense of place, mythic time, and the importance of anthropological ...

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  • Hrr- Dead Stars by Paz Marquez Benitez

    Home Reading Report Title: Dead Stars Author: Paz Marquez Benitez Setting: i. Time: Lenten Season ii. Place: Laguna, Philippines Characterization: * Alfredo Salazar- son of Don Julian, a more than 30 years old man and a bachelor who was engaged to Esperanza but he still...

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  • Marquez Benitez

    Born in 1894 in Lucena City, Quezon, Marquez - Benítez authored the first Filipino modern English-language short story, Dead Stars, published in the Philippine Herald in 1925. Born into the prominent Marquez family of Quezon province, she was among the first generation of Filipinos trained in the American...

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  • A Night in the Hills

    A Night in the Hills By Paz Marquez-Benitez A critical research paper Written by Maria Grace Virginia T. Tingson From UST CFAD-1AD8 A night in the Hills is a short story written by Paz Marquez Benitez. It is a story about a man who had a dream about going to a forest, seeing something different...

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  • a night in the hills

    I. A Night in the Hills by Paz Marquez Benitez II. SYNOPSIS          Gerardo Luna, a jewelry store salesman in his 30’s, has always dreamed to go to the forest which he regards as a beautiful place. One day, when Ambo, an orchid gatherer who buys some jewelry for his wife’s store, tells Gerardo...

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  • Night Summary

    Dante Holden Mrs. Michaud English III – Hour 5 17 Feb. 2014 Night Summary Meet Moishe the Beadle. He’s a poor Jew in the town of Sighet (now in modern-day Romania), where our author and narrator, Eliezer Wiesel, lives. Moishe the Beadle is awkward and shy, but 12-year-old Eliezer likes him anyway...

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  • Night Summary

    Lyndon Fabi Night Book Review of Night This book is about Eliezer Wiesel himself and his father’s journey throughout the Holocaust. Night begins in 1941; Elie lived on the small village of Sighet, in Hungarian Transylvania...

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  • Night Summary

    about his father overnight. The next day his father is sick and dying with dysentery. Elie stays with his father for a week and he goes to sleep one night only to find his father is gone. The camp is then trying to kill all of the inmates. They are surviving on grass and potatoes peelings for 5 days....

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  • Night Summary

    | Summary of the Night by Elie Wiesel | | The Wiesel family was of Jewish descent. Elie Wiesel and his family were deported by the Nazis to the Aushwitz-Birkenau death camp. Elie and his father were later transferred to camp Buchenwald, and they were separated from his mom and younger sister...

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  • Summary of Night

    Again they marched, with escorting SS officers on motorcycles prodding them onward. They arrived at Gleiwitz, their new camp, where, in the dead of night and among the heap of bodies, a boy from Warsaw plays his violin until he dies. They stayed in Gleiwitz for three days without food or water, and...

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  • Night Summary

    leaves. He discovers later that the patients were liberated the next day. * Chapters 6-7 Chapter 6: The prisoners are forced to run 42 miles in one night during a blizzard. Those unable to keep up are shot. The refugees stop in a small village where Eliezer and his father keep each other awake to avoid...

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  • Acquainted with the Night - Summary

    “Acquainted with the Night”: Robert Frost on Darkness In Robert Frost's poem "Acquainted with the Night" Frost has left this poem up for many interpretations. The poem begins “I have been one acquainted with the night,” it means, basically, that he has met, or has some knowledge of, the night. It is a neutral...

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  • A Night to Remember summary

    Running Header: A Night to Remember 1 A Night to Remember Salvador Torres Jr. ENG 121 Lindsay Harrel February 4, 2013 A Night to Remember A Night to Remember On Friday evening, December 16th, 2011, I entered a holy matrimony with my beautiful bride Rosaura. Having taken place in the Midwest...

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  • Twelfth Night: Summary

    Twelfth Night: Summary Act One scene one This scene introduces us to the Duke, who is in love with a girl called Olivia. His servant goes to ask her wether or not she would like to go out with the Duke. The message back from her servant is that Olivia will not be seen in public for seven years because...

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  • A Night to Remember: Summary 4

    A Night to Remember Only the best of the best are aloud inside the Capulet’s walls at this ball. It is the most expected part of the year, where everyone from everywhere gets ready and put on their most extravagant clothes and gowns. Luckily, we got the whole entire scoop on the news at the Capulet...

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  • Night chapter 5 summary

    Night Chapter 5 Chapter Five Journal Vocabulary: Functionaries- People who function in a specified capacity Lamentation- the act of expressing grief Kaddish- liturgical prayer, consisting of three or six verses Achtung- attention in German Characters: Hospital Patient: He says that he is going...

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  • In the Heat of the Night Summary

    Sam Wood, a respected police officer in Wells, South Carolina, patrols the city every night. One night, after stopping at his usual diner for a snack, and discussing Negros unfavorably with Ralph, the night counterman, Sam finds a body in the middle of the highway. He reports the body, which is soon...

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