• Theme and Style in the Doll’s House by Katherine Mansfield
    Theme and Style in The Doll’s House by Katherine Mansfield The Doll’s House by Katherine Mansfield started when Mrs. Hay sent a doll’s house to the Burnell children. The doll’s house was very big and stunning that every girl in school were trying to get close to Isabell, the Burnells’ eld...
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  • The Dolls House Essay by Katherine Mansfield
    No name Professor No name English 101 03 April 2012 True Power In the short story “The Doll’s House,” written by Katherine Mansfield, there are three little girls that receive a doll house from a family friend that is a “perfect, perfect little house” (Mansfield). The two main c...
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  • Katherine Mansfield
    Katherine Mansfield Katherine Mansfield, who lived from 1888 to 1923, is considered to be one of the most remarkable short story writers of her time. Using her life experiences as an inspiration for her short stories, Mansfield sculpted her ideas into masterful pieces of literary work. Mansfield's l...
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  • Reflection of "The Doll House"
    The Doll's House, Katherine Mansfield and Who's that dancing with my mother?, Lloyd Jones are both stories that portray “submerged population groups”(Marshall,2002) such as children and women. Each story presents the characters as powerless and disenfranchised. Although characters in both short...
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  • Katherine Mansfield Description
    Katherine Mansfield  SHORT STORY MODERNISER ‘I believe the greatest failing of all is to be frightened.’ Katherine Mansfield, letter to John Middleton Murry, 18 October 1920 Katherine Mansfield revolutionised the 20th Century English short story. Her best work shakes itself free of plots...
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  • doll house
    In my essay I will discuss how the doll’s house itself represents the conflict between the parent’s world and the children’s world in Katherine Mansfield’s – “A Doll’s House” The hierarchy is very apparent in the town in this story. There are upper class families such as the Burnells and...
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  • Katherine Mansfield¡¦S Bliss - the Pear Tree as a Symbol for Bertha¡¦S Life
    Essay on Katherine Mansfield¡¦s Bliss The pear tree as a symbol for Bertha¡¦s life Katherine Mansfield¡¦s short story Bliss is filled with a lot of underlying mean-ings and themes. There are as well many symbols that Mansfield uses and among those the pear tree is an important one. In thi...
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  • A Review of “the Garden Party” by Katherine Mansfield
    Through her short story "The Garden Party," Katherine Mansfield portrays The Sheridan family as the classic stereotype of shallow and pretentious rich people, who thinks of themselves as better than common people. There is, however, one member of the family, Laura, who is quite unlike the others....
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  • Katherine Mansfield
    Tasks 1) Give an outline of K.Mansfield’s literary career. 2) “An ideal Family” A. Comment on the title of the short story. B. Comment on the usage of the words “dream” and “forget”. C. Why is the question “Who was he?” raised by old Mr.Neave? How would you answer it? How did...
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  • Katherine Mansfield
    Mansfield was born Kathleen Mansfield Beauchamp, in 1888 into a socially prominent family in Wellington, New Zealand. The daughter of a banker and born to a middle-class colonial family, she was also a first cousin of author Countess Elizabeth von Arnim. Mansfield had two older sisters and a younger...
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  • The Effects of Parental Influence in Katherine Mansfield’s “the Garden Party, ” and Witi Ihimaera’s “This Life Is Weary”
    Mitch Tabian Jim Daems English 108 July 7, 2012 The Effects of Parental Influence in Katherine Mansfield’s “The Garden Party,” and Witi Ihimaera’s “This Life is Weary” Parenting and role models play an important part helping children grow into healthy adults. Children observe people...
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  • Visual of a Women, from Katherine Mansfield’s Point of View
    J’Harri Garrett Dr. Trudier Harris Section 249-003 30 October 2012 Visual of a Women, from Katherine Mansfield’s Point of View Obtuse, emotional, imaginative and lost are some of the characteristics Katherine Mansfield uses to portray her female characters. Even though she always goes ag...
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  • Tylistic Analysis of Katherine Mansfield’s Garden Party
    Stylistic Analysis of Katherine Mansfield’s Garden Party To better comprehend our course: Style in Fiction, I have selected a short story the Garden Party, so as to analyze in terms of styles. 1. About the writer and the story 1.1 About the writer Beforehand, I’d like to give a br...
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  • Katherine Mansfield and Gurdjieff's Sacred Dance
    Katherine Mansfield and Gurdjieff’s Sacred Dance James Moore First published in Katherine Mansfield: In From the Margin edited by Roger Robinson Louisiana State University Press, 1994 The facts are singular enough: Katherine Mansfield, a young woman who could scarcely walk or breathe,...
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  • Taking the Veil (by Katherine Mansfield)
    Taking the Veil (by Katherine Mansfield) It seemed impossible that anyone should be unhappy on such a beautiful morning. Nobody was, decided Edna, except herself. The windows were flung wide in the houses. From within there came the sound of pianos, little hands chased after each other and ran a...
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  • Analysis of “A Cup of Tea” by Katherine Mansfield
    Analysis of “A Cup of Tea”by Katherine Mansfield K.Vasiliev "A Cup of Tea" by Katherine Mansfield (1888 to 1923-New Zealand) is included in the 1923 collection of her work, The Dove's Nest and Other Stories edited by Mansfield's husband, John Middleton Murry.    There is a ve...
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  • Katherine Mansfield - the Lady’s Maid
    Katherine Mansfield - The Lady’s Maid PRE-READING ASSIGNMENT You are about to read a short story written by the New Zealand author Katherine Mansfield. Katherine Mansfield is very famous in New Zealand, but as a student in The Netherlands is is very likely you never heard of her before. Th...
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  • Lady's Maid by Katherine Mansfield
    “ Lady’s Maid “ is a short-story written by a Katherine Mansfield , a famous British writer , was first published in 1920 . It is the final story in the 1922 collection of her work, The Garden Party and Other Stories. The writer is well known for her psychological stories. In the “ Lady’s...
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  • The Doll’s House”
    Interactive Notes on “The Doll’s House” by Katherine Mansfield Grades 11 and 12 SUMMARY The Burnell’s three daughters are given a doll’s house from their houseguest, Mrs. Hay. The three girls, Isabel, Lottie, and Kezia find this doll house to be awesome, and are excited to tell thei...
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  • The Doll's House
    The lamp in Katherine Mansfield's "The Doll's House" and the monkey in Liliana Heker's "The Stolen Party" illuminate the common theme by showing children in the middle of learning a harsh reality about the world they live in. The young main characters, Kezia Burnell in "The Doll's House", and Rosaur...
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