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Discrimination of Sex
Discrimination of Sex
Discrimination of Sex ÿDiscrimination is a word which can be applied to a multitude of life-learned situations; for it is arguably a part of human nature to discriminate. Whether it is the color of one’s skin, judgement pertaining to the aesthetic value of one’s countenance, or the type of jeans one wears, it is something that reasonably every human being has displayed or encountered. And according to a majority of the population, there is no better setting for discrimination than when pertainin
Disillusionment
Disillusionment
Disillusionment Chloe Cox April 24, 2000 Jules de Gaultier stated, “Imagination is the only weapon in the war against reality.” I think the “war against reality” is the process of aging and imagination is our naiveté that shields us from the frightening world. By imagining that situations will never be uncomfortable; girls will never experience heartbreak; men will always have jobs to support their families; and people will never become sick, we are setting our selves up for a slap in the face w
Does dream interpretation really work
Does dream interpretation really work
Does dream interpretation really work Dreaming is one of our most intimate experiences. Every dream, every night, is very unique. Our dream world, however confusing, frightening, or even sexy, reveals all of our secrets. Every human emotion and experience can be reflected in our dreams. They mirror our deepest desires, hopes, fears, and fantasies. Our hidden self, the one we try to keep from the outside world, emerges from our subconscious. We see ourselves in the raw, sometimes quite literally.
Dorm Life
Dorm Life
Dorm Life Dorm Life Dorm life at Bowling Green State University is like most other colleges. Students that live in the dorms are known to become very close, often walking to classes together, playing sports, and staying up late for all night study sessions. The students that live in the dorms are in some sense, a society. Every person has a responsibility. Sometimes, if any one person does not complete what they are responsible for, the whole society has to pay. There can be many problems in a d
Down Goes Hurston
Down Goes Hurston
Down Goes Hurston Down Goes Hurston The Harlem Renaissance of the 1920’s is a great time for black artists; it is a rebirth of art, music, books and poetry. In Zora Neale Hurston’s novel Their Eyes Were Watching God Janie, the protagonist, is treated kindly for a black women. She does not go through the torment of black culture during that era or the previous eras. Throughout the book Hurston “fibs” about racial oppression. Janie gets respect by the white people she encounters. Hurston makes the
Dreams and realities in JUde the Obscure and a Kin
Dreams and realities in JUde the Obscure and a Kin
Dreams and realities in JUde the Obscure and a Kind of Loving Dreams and Realities in ‘Jude the Obscure’ and ‘A Kind of Loving’ ‘Dreams and realities’ are both part of life in both different and similar ways. Dreams are what you want whereas reality is what you have. Many dreams can become reality. In the case of these two books, ‘Jude the Obscure’ and ‘A Kind of Loving’, dreams and reality overlap and conflict with each other to result in unhappiness, in the case of Vic and Ingrid and Jude and
Dubliners
Dubliners
Dubliners Francesco Recchia Mr. Gilmore English IV -5 3/18/99 Freedom versus Entrapment James Joyce\'s Dubliners was written in 1914 right at the onset of World War I breaking out in Europe. It is a journey through the stages of life itself: childhood, adolescence, adulthood, public life and finally death. Each one of the stories in the novel fall into one of these stages. After the Race falls into the adolescence aspect of the book. It does this because the characters have not yet grown up. A
Dunbars sympathty
Dunbars sympathty
dunbars sympathty During the nineteenth and early twentieth century, the black population was enslaved and tortured by whites. African Americans were treated as animals, denied the right to life, forced to work endlessly, and suffer abuse from their masters. White Americans forced the blacks to become slaves due to the fact that whites possessed all of the power and wealth in that time. Dunbar’s “Sympathy” suggests to the reader a comparison between the lifestyle of a caged bird, and the African
Ebooks
Ebooks
Ebooks The frenzy over electronic media is becoming a hot topic for many reasons today. E-books, one of the newest electronic sources, are becoming more and more talked about in debates dealing with readings. Although e-books have their advantages, the disadvantages seem to overwhelm in many cases. I feel the Internet is very useful to get electronic articles, but they are easier to read if they are on paper. According to Christopher Lehmann-Haupt in “Click if You Dar: It’s Cyberscript”, the e-b
Edgar allan poe1
Edgar allan poe1
edgar allan poe1 Edgar Allan Poe: Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849), was an American poet, short-story writer, and literary critic. Poe\'s stormy personal life and his haunting poems and stories combined to make him one of the most famous figures in American literary history. Poe\'s influence on literature has been immense. His short story The Murders in the Rue Morgue (1841) is considered the first modern detective story. His reviews of American novelist Nathaniel Hawthorne mark him as the first si
Edgar allan poe1
Edgar allan poe1
edgar allan poe1 Edgar Allan Poe: Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849), was an American poet, short-story writer, and literary critic. Poe\'s stormy personal life and his haunting poems and stories combined to make him one of the most famous figures in American literary history. Poe\'s influence on literature has been immense. His short story The Murders in the Rue Morgue (1841) is considered the first modern detective story. His reviews of American novelist Nathaniel Hawthorne mark him as the first si
Edgar Allen Poe
Edgar Allen Poe
Edgar Allen Poe To be buried while alive is, beyond question, the most terrific of these extremes which has ever fallen to the lot of mere mortality. That it has frequently, very frequently, so fallen will scarcely be denied by those who think. The boundaries that divide life from death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins? Edgar Allan Poe often uses the motif of premature or concealed burials in his literary works. One such story is “The Ca
Edgar Allen Poe
Edgar Allen Poe
Edgar Allen Poe To be buried while alive is, beyond question, the most terrific of these extremes which has ever fallen to the lot of mere mortality. That it has frequently, very frequently, so fallen will scarcely be denied by those who think. The boundaries that divide life from death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins? Edgar Allan Poe often uses the motif of premature or concealed burials in his literary works. One such story is “The Ca
Edgar Allen Poe
Edgar Allen Poe
Edgar Allen Poe To be buried while alive is, beyond question, the most terrific of these extremes which has ever fallen to the lot of mere mortality. That it has frequently, very frequently, so fallen will scarcely be denied by those who think. The boundaries that divide life from death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins? Edgar Allan Poe often uses the motif of premature or concealed burials in his literary works. One such story is “The Ca
Enemy A Seperate Peace
Enemy A Seperate Peace
Enemy A Seperate Peace Enemy Dealing with enemies has been a problem ever since the beginning of time. In A Separate Peace by John Knowels, the value of dealing with your feelings and dealing with your enemies is shown by Gene Forester, a student in Devon during World War 2 dealing with few human enemies, but his emotions create a nemesis far greater than any human enemy. I never killed anybody, Gene had commented later in his adulthood, And I never developed an intense level of hatred for th
EVENGE AND LOVE THEME IN WUTHEING HEIGHTS BY EMILY
EVENGE AND LOVE THEME IN WUTHEING HEIGHTS BY EMILY
EVENGE AND LOVE THEME IN WUTHEING HEIGHTS BY EMILY BRONTE Explore the writers oppression in Nineteen Eighty Four and Brave New World Both Orwell and Huxley present to the reader in their novels Brave New World and Nineteen Eighty Four, a new society, one reinvented where totalitarian aspects of society rule. Both societies strive for stability and inevitably a utopian society. Orwell and Huxley explore the possibilities of achieving this, and warn of the dangers and impracticability of attemptin
Exam Question A Streetcar Named Desire
Exam Question A Streetcar Named Desire
Exam Question A Streetcar Named Desire Exam Question: · How does Williams suggest that Blanche Dubois represents the faded grandeur of the American past? · Explore the ways in which Williams presents conflict between the worlds of Blanche Dubois and Stanley Kowalski. There are a number of ways that Blanche seems to represent the faded grandeur of the American past. Perhaps the most obvious one is her difficulty fitting in with life in New Orleans. From the beginning we see Blanche does not fit i
Female characters in Chopins Awakening
Female characters in Chopins Awakening
female characters in Chopins Awakening Lauren Valva Prof. Principe WMS 274 April 7,2000 The Struggle to Be a Womyn “Every step which she took toward relieving herself from obligations added to her strength and expansion as an individual” (93) The Awakening by Kate Chopin introduces the reader to the life of Edna Pontellier, a woman with an independent nature, searching for her true identity in a patriarchal society that expects women to be nothing more than devoted wives and nurturing mothers. I
Fiction into Film
Fiction into Film
Fiction into Film It is said that books are better then the movies created from books. I feel that the story and the film complement each other for Willa Cather’s short story, “Paul\'s Case,” is about a young, Calvinist man who did not feel that he belonged in his life. He lived on Cordelia Street in Pittsburgh, PA. Cordelia Street was littered with cookie cutter houses, suburbanite-like city-dwellers, and a general aura of despair. Paul\'s room was no different. Paul felt that his abusive fathe
First kiss
First kiss
first kiss Linda, why don\'t you meet your boy friend today? Oh, Amy, Are you crazy? Meeting a jerk like him right before my birth day is like a nightmare. But still¡¦¡¦ It\'s your 20th birth day. Why don\'t you just call him then? My boy friend, John, he has been acting like a jerk since when we were young. He always forgets my birth day and to save money, he didn\'t buy me a music tape but always recorded the songs with his own voice. One day, he said that he is going to give me present
Five Perspectives
Five Perspectives
Five Perspectives FIVE PERSPECTIVES 00.00 Introduction 00.01 The purpose of this paper is to focus on history and culture. This is also the required paper four for English composition 1301. 00.02 The thesis is this that this essay analyzes and interprets five essays on history and culture in terms of understanding the meaning, evaluating the strategy and appreciating the language as suggested by The Sundance Reader. 01.0 Point one 01.01 In the first essay by Matthew Arnold he writes about the tw
For Whom the Bell Tolls1
For Whom the Bell Tolls1
For Whom the Bell Tolls1 For Whom the Bell Tolls is a novel loosely based on Ernest Hemingway\'s own experiences in the Spanish Civil War in the 1930\'s. Before I delve into the book itself, I thought it would be best to give some background information on Ernest Hemingway and on the Spanish Civil war and the circumstances surrounding it. Hemingway was born July 21, 1899 in Oak Park, Illinois, and the second of six children. His father, Clarence Hemingway, was a physician and his mother was a de
Frankenstein2
Frankenstein2
Frankenstein2 The Real Monster Through out the novel we are under the assumption that the demon in the novel is the man who is disfigured and hideous on the outside. While we view Victor Frankenstein as the handsome and caring victim, even though sometimes a monster can not be seen but heard. Looks can be deceiving but actions are always true. We first view Frankenstein\'s ignorance while he busy in his work. He had not visited his family for two straight years. These are the people that love
Gather Ye Rosebuds
Gather Ye Rosebuds
Gather Ye Rosebuds It is a blessing to those who live today that over the year’s men and women have written poetry. In some poetry have been words reminding those who read it of the wonderful world in which they breathe and the necessity to live life. One of the writers of such poetry was Robert Herrick. Herrick used a lyrical style, unappreciated in his day, to write poetry that captured the very essence of carpe diem-to seize the day. Many of his poems were published in a volume entitled Hespe
GenerationX
GenerationX
GenerationX Davis 1 Tommy E. L. Davis Hunter English 102 February 8, 1999 Generation X The generation I am apart of is called “Generation X” and we are known as a sex crazed and drug-happy one, (that is what the generation ahead of us said.) I believe if that there ever was a generation as such it was the baby boomers; ever hear of Woodstock? They want to stereotype us and ignore to what we have to say. For some reason when we do what they did as teenagers we are bad but when they did it, it was
Good and Evil in the novel Maestro
Good and Evil in the novel Maestro
Good and Evil in the novel Maestro Good and Evil The novel of Maestro reflect many aspects of mankind which are both good and evil. The effects of evil can be seen in the character of Keller; after he has seen what cruelty human beings are capable of he becomes very pessimistic about humanity. He had underestimated the extent of evil and even the music he loves becomes a weapon of evil, which was used against him and so it subsequently becomes his enemy. As we grow up the world around us contain
Grapes of Wrath3
Grapes of Wrath3
Grapes of Wrath3 The Grapes of Wrath James D. Zook Chapter 1 In the beginning of the chapter the book Steinbeck discusses the earth. It tells how dry the soil is and how even walking stirred up a dust cloud. It tells how the people have adapted such as wearing mask and goggles to protect the air they breathe. The people were devastated by the dust storms that block out the sun and the stars. The land is dry and cracked, the crops are withered and dieing; much like the peoples spirits. Chapter 2
Hamlet movie review
Hamlet movie review
hamlet movie review The movie of Hamlet was an excellent, as far as book-movies go. I believe it was produced with focus, reason, and logic. The characters were also portrayed with a good interpretation. There were several changes to the play compared to the book, although the movie was done in such a way that they were not particularly missed, from the movie’s point of view. Although, from my point of view, after reading the book, there were several somewhat important scenes and elements missin
Harlem Renaissance1
Harlem Renaissance1
Harlem Renaissance1 The Harlem Renaissance Or the New Negro Movement The dawn of the 1920’s ushered in an African American artistic and cultural movement, the likes of which have never and will likely never be seen again. Beginning as a series of literary discussions in Greenwich Village and Harlem, the “New Negro Movement” (later dubbed the Harlem Renaissance by Alain Locke) came to exalt the unique culture of African Americans and redefine African American expression. The movement spread throu
Hawaii
Hawaii
Hawaii Hawaii As our plane started to descend, I began to see the beauty of this tropical island. The first view I saw was the flowing clear water below me. A few hundred more feet closer to the ground, the island of Oahu became more distinct. Palm trees appeared to surround the airport. I finally made it to possibly the most envied island in the world. I have been told many stories about Hawaii, but nothing compared to my first impression. The smell of the freshness was overwhelming! Everywhere
HBO Advertisement
HBO Advertisement
HBO Advertisement Date: September 27, 2000 Subject: HBOs new series called KO Nation advertisement analysis Purpose of the advertisement: HBO is trying to promote its new boxing show for its network by using specific techniques of glamour and flashiness to attract its targeted audience. Description of the Advertisement: This particular advertisement is a large full page add with an extreme amount of bright coloring. The entire backdrop of the add is covered with red and blue jewels that are s
Hemingway
Hemingway
hemingway Ernest Hemingway: His life and his stories Ernest Hemingway was man of many words. He wrote many novels and short stories. Ernest Hemingway also led a hard life. He often incorporated his life into his stories. His life and work was a direct result of his life. Some of his stories show a direct relationship between his life and his work. Looking at three of Hemingway\'s short stories, Soldier\'s Home, A Cat in the Rain and A Clean Well-Lighted Place, in terms of their relationsh
Hemingway
Hemingway
hemingway Ernest Hemingway: His life and his stories Ernest Hemingway was man of many words. He wrote many novels and short stories. Ernest Hemingway also led a hard life. He often incorporated his life into his stories. His life and work was a direct result of his life. Some of his stories show a direct relationship between his life and his work. Looking at three of Hemingway\'s short stories, Soldier\'s Home, A Cat in the Rain and A Clean Well-Lighted Place, in terms of their relationsh
Herbert George Wells
Herbert George Wells
Herbert George Wells In History, many writers have tried to touch on stories of science fiction, but were not too successful. One man though, by the name of Herbert George Wells has been considered by some to be the father of modern science fiction.(GeoCities.com) H.G. Wells as some may call him, have had various books, and stories that has made him very famous in the great book world around the nation, as far as modern science fiction goes. Wells best know books include, “ The Time Machine”, “T
Images of Women Major Barbara A Passage to India a
Images of Women Major Barbara A Passage to India a
Images of Women Major Barbara A Passage to India and the poetry of TS Eliot Images of Women: Major Barbara, A Passage to India, and the poetry of T.S. Eliot The Victorian Era was a difficult and confusing time for women, and their trials are reflected in the literature of the time. Although the three pieces of literature being discussed are not entirely about women, they shed light on the Victorian ideal of women and the ideals of the authors who created these women characters. In contrasting an
Indigo
Indigo
Indigo Amber Hutchison Post Modern Fiction Indigo February 23, 2000 People are born with passion. The irony is that most people spend all their lives searching for that passion without looking inside that soul to the heart of the passion. The trick to discovering that passion is to find what makes us happy. For Indigo the main character of Sassafras, Cypress and Indigo by her passion lies in the music she creates from her soul while using her violin as her tool. From a modern literary criticism
James Joyce
James Joyce
James Joyce Stephen Dedalus, the main character in most of James Joyce\'s writings, is said to be a reflection of Joyce himself. In A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, the reader follows Stephen as he develops from a young child into a young artist, overcoming many conflicts both internally and externally, and narrowly escaping a life long commitment to the clergy. Through Joyce\'s use of free indirect style, all of Stephen\'s speech, actions, and thoughts are filtered through the narrator
Langston Hughes and The Harlem Renaissance
Langston Hughes and The Harlem Renaissance
Langston Hughes and The Harlem Renaissance The Harlem Renaissance brought about many great changes. It was a time for expressing the African-American culture. Many famous people began their writing or gained their recognition during this time. The Harlem Renaissance took place during the 1920’s and 1930’s. Many things came about during the Harlem Renaissance; things such as jazz and blues, poetry, dance, and musical theater. The African-American way of life became the “thing.” Many white people
Le Baiser de la Mort
Le Baiser de la Mort
Le Baiser de la Mort The Kiss of Death Short syncopated clopping echoed throughout the desolate ally ways that wound through the dark outer limits of Bordeaux, France. An eerie stillness hung in the air, and at the same time, an unsettling anticipation. The lanky coachman lashed out at his team of horses, who already pushed on in an uneasy canter. Rain drizzled lazily from a dreary sky; a grave contrast to the surreal restlessness that consumed the inhabitants of the city. Signs of the great bla
Lessons Were Learned
Lessons Were Learned
Lessons Were Learned In high school, I was a bad kid. I didn’t do drugs or drink beer, but I was bad. School wasn’t a priority of mine during my junior year, and I failed all of my classes except weight training, ceramics, and jewelry. I lived for the bell at the end of the day. This was the first year that I drove, and I did it a lot. I had an old baby blue Chevrolet pickup that could fly like the wind. I met a lot of people, and gained some good friends. Towards the beginning of the year, I sp
Looseness In Ondaatje
Looseness In Ondaatje
Looseness In Ondaatje Let me now re-emphasise the extreme looseness of the structure of all objects How Ondaatje makes use of loosness in the novel. In “In The Skin Of A Lion” by Michael Ondaatje, “the extreme looseness of the structure of all objects” is carried into the themes, characters and into the nature of the novel itself. Ondaatje uses a “looseness” in the style of the novel - post modernism, and “looseness of structure” in the way that people are able to stretch and expand their bo
Madonnas remake of American Pie
Madonnas remake of American Pie
Madonnas remake of American Pie Bye Bye, Miss American Pie. Hello, Madonna Bye Bye, Miss American Pie. Drove my Chevy to the levee, but the levee was dry…… American Pie, sung by Don McLean, was originally released in 1971. The song was written as a tribute to Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, and the Big Bopper who died tragically in a plane crash on February 3, 1959. American Pie not only pays homage to three talented musicians, but also serves as an allegory to the history of music. Although
Mango Street
Mango Street
Mango Street The House on Mango Street In The House On Mango Street Esperanza reveals personal experiences through which the reader is able to determine what kind of person she is; her views on life, how she views herself, as well as how her poverty affects her view of life, her view of her future, and how her poverty currently affects her place in the world. The vignettes show different aspects of Esperanza’s identity as it evolves and changes progressively throughout The House On Mango Street.
Media in todays society
Media in todays society
media in todays society Being a teenager living in today’s modern society is no easy task. Today’s generation of youth is continually being faced with more obstacles to overcome than in previous generations. Growing up in the information age of the Internet, cable television, and violent video games, society’s youth are being repeatedly exposed by the same media that seems to capture its imagination and attention. The way youth see and interact with the world is heavily influenced and constructe
Memoirs of a Geisha
Memoirs of a Geisha
Memoirs of a Geisha Memoirs of a Geisha (Book Report) 1) Plot: This exotic fable is about a young, innocent girl named Chiyo (9 years old in 1929) who lives in a poor fishing village in Yoroido with her older sister Satsu, her father and sick mother. Since Chiyo’s mother is going to die soon and her father can’t do much to support their family, he sells his two daughters into slavery to a renowned geisha house. Chiyo has unusual blue-gray eyes, which later helps her capture peoples’ attention, e
Metaphorically Speaking
Metaphorically Speaking
Metaphorically Speaking Farnaz Falsafi English 210 11/18/1999 Metaphorically Speaking Can one think of a better way to describe something, other than by comparison to another familiar, known object? This is indeed the idea behind the metaphor. Metaphors are composed of the tenor, the subject matter that is being referred to, and the vehicle, the metaphorical term itself. Many great writers have utilized metaphors to create illustrious pieces of work. The metaphor is a useful tool in description
Modernism and the Great Gatsby
Modernism and the Great Gatsby
Modernism and the Great Gatsby To understand modern literature, one must develop a sense of the structured and ordered lifestyle prior to modern culture. Before the era of modernism, lifestyles were systematically organized through standard traditions. When World War I started, Americans felt the impact of modernism at its strongest with men going off to battle and women working in factories. Lifestyles were beginning to divert from family traditions. People started to abandon their traditional
My Antonia4
My Antonia4
My Antonia4 My Antonia Most people find it very hard to pull up roots in their native land and move to a strange country. Throughout history, countless millions of people have done so. People forsake their homeland and move to another country for various reasons. Some people emigrate to avoid starvation. Some seek adventure. Others wish to escape unbearable family situations. Still others desire to be reunited with loved ones. However, the main reason for immigration has long been economic oppor
My generation
My generation
my generation My Generation To every upside there is a downside. The downside to my generation has a huge impact on my generation. It used to be students bringing books to school, now a days it’s a different story. Some students are carrying guns and knives in their book bags to school fearing that someone might start a fight with them. In some neighborhoods it’s not even safe for kids to play outside without getting caught in a crossfire. Another big downside to my generation in my opinion, is
Naylor Phyllis R
Naylor Phyllis R
Naylor Phyllis R Monday November 23, 1998 Phyllis Renolds Naylor: Her Life Reflected in Her Alice Books Phyllis Renolds Naylor was born in Anderson, Indiana on January 4, 1933. She has written over eighty books for children, teenagers, and adults, but her Alice books are most famous. Phyllis Naylor reflects her life as a child in all her Alice books. Phyllis started the Alice series so she could write down all of the embarrassing things that happened to her as a child. She has provided comfort t