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Subject: Culture
Pages: 4
Words: 832
Rating: 4,5

Immoral traits of the shortleys

In The Displaced Person, Flannery O’Connor has applied use of several literary techniques in revealing specific traits of the characters that appear in the story. Being…

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Subject: Culture
Pages: 4
Words: 1011
Rating: 4,7

Symbolism in ‘Three Dirges’

The Three Dirges, a story set in Guatemala narrates the horror and terror wreaked by the militia on the hapless native Indians. The story starts with…

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Subject: Culture
Pages: 4
Words: 1022
Rating: 4,9

Wars unfold

Introduction Owen introduces a kid to a bayonet, which had a symbolic meaning of death, war, blood, and cruelty. It depicts the innocence of the child,…

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Subject: Gender Studies
Pages: 3
Words: 992
Rating: 4,9

Kate Chopin’s “The Storm”

Kate Chopin is today recognized as among the preeminent proto-feminist writers. Her work, which was largely published in the late 19th century, focuses on progressive themes…

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Subject: Literature
Pages: 4
Words: 880
Rating: 4,5

The Great Gatsby female characters

Introduction When compared to their male counterparts, the female characters in “The Great Gatsby” are seldom granted the same level of plausibility as those males. This…

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Subject: Literature
Pages: 2
Words: 612
Rating: 4,5

A Raisin in the Sun Gender Roles

The theme of gender roles plays a vital position in the play A Raising in the Sun. The period that saw the writing of A Raising…

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Subject: Literature
Pages: 2
Words: 561
Rating: 4,7

A Raisin in the Sun Racism

Racism is having negative feelings against people of a different race due to a sense of superiority in one’s society. However, many people’s simplistic assumptions about…

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Subject: Literature
Pages: 2
Words: 575
Rating: 4,9

Hamlet’s change in personality

Hamlet is a captivating tragedy by Shakespeare that highlights the struggle of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, to avenge the death of his father. Hamlet’s personality evolves…

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Subject: Literature
Pages: 4
Words: 1122
Rating: 4,9

Argumentative essay on Hamlet

William Shakespeare’s “Hamlet” is an intriguing play of great significance in the literary sphere.  Historically, the play has drawn equal attention from famous authors and critics…

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Subject: Literature
Pages: 2
Words: 646
Rating: 5,0

King Claudius criticizes Hamlet for his continued mourning over King…

Honorifics The king Claudius uses you as an expression for a person in a superior position. A first scenario, King Claudius said, “’this must be so.’…

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Subject: Sociology
Pages: 3
Words: 605
Rating: 4,5

Novel analysis: If He Hollers Let Him Go

Bob Jones is the main character in the novel If He Hollers Let Him Go that is set in Los Angeles during the 1940’s. During this…

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Subject: Literature
Pages: 4
Words: 1022
Rating: 4,6
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The power of love in Romeo and Juliet

Throughout the iconic Shakespearean play “Romeo and Juliet,” external forces, particularly those coming from the ongoing vendetta between the families of Montagues and Capulets, continuously challenge…

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Subject: Literature
Pages: 5
Words: 1378
Rating: 4,5

The male figure in Fredrick Douglass’ “The Heroic Slave”

Black slaves were subjected to inhumane treatment at the hands of their slave masters. White slave masters had to reduce the black African slaves to inferior…

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Subject: Literature
Pages: 2
Words: 573
Rating: 4,5

Forgive me, Leonardo Peacock, By Matthew Quick

Forgive me, Leonard Peacock is a book about a young boy who contemplates what he wants in life, due to the challenges he had faced as…

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Subject: Literature
Pages: 4
Words: 912
Rating: 4,7

How does Andrew feel about being Vietnamese now

During the Vietnam War, a lot of people died, property was destroyed and some others fled to other countries. Some of those like Andrew escaped to…

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Subject: Literature
Pages: 7
Words: 1771
Rating: 4,9

How Sophocles’ Oedipus exemplifies or refutes Aristotle’s definition of a…

Summary Sophocles’ Oedipus is an example of Aristotle’s definition of a tragic hero. This is because Oedipus, the main character, is shown to be an individual…

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Subject: Literature
Pages: 5
Words: 1280
Rating: 4,6

Profile essay on gothic literature

Gothic literature is the reason behind low atmosphere, ghosts and vampires in the movies, terror in theaters and new bizarre romance found in the novels in…

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Subject: Famous Person
Pages: 3
Words: 932
Rating: 4,7

Exploration of humanities: Edgar Allan Poe, “The Fall of the…

I read the story “The Fall of the House of Usher” by Edgar Allan. The book was first published in 1839. The story starts in a…

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Subject: Literature
Pages: 5
Words: 1473
Rating: 4,9

Southern Gothic Literature

Southern Gothic literature is a genre of literature derived from Gothic fiction. Most of Southern Gothic settings is based in the southern parts of America. Unlike…

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Subject: Literature
Pages: 4
Words: 961
Rating: 4,9

A Rose for Emily analysis

William Faulkner’s “A Rose for Emily” is a 1930 short story published as one of the collections of its author, These Thirteen. The story revolves around…

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