• Adeline Yen Mah
    Chinese Cinderella is an autobiography written by author Adeline Yen Mah which describes her experiences growing up in China during theSecond World War. It was published in 1999 and is a revised version of part of her autobiography, Falling Leaves. Born the fifth child to an affluent Chinese...
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  • Blackboyyyyzzzzz
    ichard Wright's 1945 autobiography Black Boy covers his life from four years of age to the moment of his departure from the South (Memphis, Tennessee, where he had earlier migrated from Mississippi) to the North (Chicago) at nineteen. Its subject and title place it in the tradition of African...
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  • Auto Bio Graphy of a Tree
    Autobiography of a TREE I am a tree, tall and imposing, standing all alone near the campus of a temple. My life is ever so interesting as, I see a huge spectrum of society, funny gestures of people, and hear all kinds of conversation of the devotees who pass by me. I was not always so huge. a...
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  • A Beneficial Segregation
    Forrest Carter's fictional autobiography, The Education of Little Tree, indirectly promotes the institution of segregation, by proposing that such a separation would be beneficial to the state of Native Americans. The author targets white Americans, who are most susceptible to believing and...
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  • Babar90
    keeps using me, I will vanish in no time, and that is true! So Kishor doesn't use me anymore but he keeps me in his secret shelf which he covers with paper and doesnt let anyone see! An Autobiography of a Tree I am tree in Jim Corbett national park I am here from past 55 years. Proud and firm, I...
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  • Analysis of Sexuality in Literature
    in the “Calamus” poems, Audre Lorde’s experience with lesbians as written in her autobiography “Zami: A New Spelling of My Name”, Essex Hemphill’s loneliness in his poem “Under Certain Circumstances”, Housman’s unrequited love in Tom Stoppard’s play “The Invention of Love, and Leslie Feinberg’s...
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  • the autobiography of B.F
    was a man that was proud of his roots. Numerous times throughout his autobiography he describes his family tree. Benjamin was the youngest son of a youngest son for three generations, he was named after his uncle, whom was very close to his father, Josiah Franklin. His uncle was recognized for...
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  • The Bell Jar, Plath Synthesis
    Sylvia Plath wrote an autobiography which was never meant to be known that it was about her own self, or even to be read in America until after her death. Who and what could she have been protecting and why would she even have wrote if it was such a big secret? Plath tells her story of the madness...
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  • Secret of the Soul
    Virgin Mary. Her story is made known through her autobiography The Story of a Soul, which she wrote two years before her death. I will be using the Autobiography of St. Thérèse of Lisieux, the story of a soul translated by John Beevers, 1957. From here I will point out how this obscure nun gather...
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  • “the Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin”
    “The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin” Macmillan Publishing, Co., Inc 1962 New York, NY 10020 A couple of months ago you recited the verse: “Early to bed early to rise makes a man wealthy and wise,” saying it came from Benjamin Franklin. It caught my attention, seeing that I have always...
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  • Epiphanies - Rousseau vs Wordsworth
    Rousseau and Wordsworth tell us their journey through life. They explain to us what happens and how they got to be where they were at the time they wrote their autobiographies. They both have this feel for nature and experiences. Rousseau tends to focus mainly on ‘knowing thyself’. He wants us to see...
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  • A Long Walk to Freedom
    A Long Walk to Freedom • This extract is an autobiography by Nelson Mandela talking about the transition from a small undemanding child to a contributing factor in society. The writer engages our sympathy by effective use of vocabulary, various linguistic techniques and through his nostalgic...
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  • Alicia My Story
    Alicia Appleman-Jurman (born 9 May 1930, Rosulna, Poland [present-day Rosil'na, Ukraine]) is a Polish-born Israeli–American memoirist, who has written and spoken about her experiences of the Holocaust in her autobiography, Alicia: My Story. The following are non-verbatim excerpts, by section, from...
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  • Genres in Jane Eyre
    book is about. The novel happens to be somewhat of an autobiography. As a reader we go through Janes hardships and her happiest moments in life. As a protagonist in the book, Jane is a plain orphan who turns her life into so much more. The various genres carried in Jane Eyre make this novel...
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  • Gwen Harwood Notes: the Violets
    English Notes Textual Integrity * Textual Integrity is consistency in form, language, and structure. * Form: is the text dedicated to being a historical text, or is it a mish-mash of historical and autobiographical? If it's an autobiography, does it have family photos, family tree...
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  • helen keller
      Helen Keller Summary of “The Story of My Life” The Story of My Life shows, Helen Keller’s life is neither a miracle nor a joke. It is a tremendous achievement. The most surprising thing about Helen Keller's autobiography is how literate she is. The...
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  • My Life with the Mob
     Autobiography My Life with the Mob I walk outside and see my sisters Jeanni and Debra playing ball on the front walk. “I want to play” I call as I run down the steps. Just as my sister Jeanni yells to me to watch out, POW! My sister Debra swings the bat...
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  • Nobell Study giude 3rd grade
    ; describe something that you are really good at. 2. Write your autobiography. IV. PHONICS AND SPELLING (Review red notebook exercises) Words with the consonant+R combination (crown, drink, dress, fruit, grass, train, treasure, tree, triangle, trumpet, friend, grasshopper) Words with the -ill, -all...
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  • The Bell Jar
    novel is also an autobiography of Sylvia Plath’s own mental breakdown and suicide attempt. Sylvia Plath connects us with Ether through foreshadowing, word choice and imagery. Foreshadowing is the use of hints or clues of what will happen later on in your reading. Foreshadowing can convey...
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  • Values in Early American Literature
    shape this nation into what it is today. They did all this unknowingly as they strived for happiness in a better life. "My husband," she said, "when I cut down the tree, it split in half and then fell through a great hole. Without the tree, there can be no life. I must follow it." from "The Sky...
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