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A Gesture Life

Essay title: A Gesture Life Maybe you don’t know it, but all you care is your reputation in this snotty, shitty town, and how I might hurt it… “I don’t need you,” she said softly, and without remorse. “I never needed you. I don’t know why, but you needed me, but never the other way.” […]

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A Funeral in My Brain

Daniel Harouni July 13, 2005 Revised-Essay I Felt a Funeral in My Brian “I felt a funeral in my brain” by Emily Dickinson traces the speaker’s descent into madness. It is a terrifying poem for both the speaker and the reader. The speaker experiences the loss of self in the chaos of the unconscious, and […]

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A Force More Powerful: A Century of Nonviolent Conflict

Essay title: A Force More Powerful: A Century of Nonviolent Conflict Part I. A “Force More Powerful: A Century of Nonviolent Conflict” by Peter Ackerman and Jack Duvall is a book that highlights revolutionary events and notable individuals in history.The book concentrates on strikes, boycotts, demonstrations, sit-ins, and civil organizations throughout a century.The principal argument […]

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A Feministic View on Jackson’s Short Stories “the Lottery” and “the Tooth”

Shirley Jackson is most famous for her short story â€?The Lottery’ and her novel â€?The Haunted House’. She has been applauded for her fresh approach towards American Gothic writing. There are many works dedicated to the gothic elements her stories contain. However, most critics overlooked the feminist elements that most of her stories have. The […]

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A Feminist Critique on Frankenstein

It is quite ironic that Mary Shelley, a woman who grew up daughter to the important Victorian feminist Mary Wollstonecraft, portrayed women in her most notable novel, Frankenstein, as passive beings inferior to their male counterparts.However, this farcical viewpoint is direct in pointing out the flawed treatment of women in society. Through her pessimistic portrayal […]

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A Farewell to Arms Written by Ernest Hemingway

The book A Farewell to Arms, written by Ernest Hemingway, is a classic about the love story of a nurse and a war ridden soldier. The story starts as Frederick Henry is serving in the Italian Army. He meets his future love in the hospital that he gets put in for various reasons. I thought […]

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A Farewell to Arms

In A Farewell To Arms, the main focus of Ernest Hemingway (the author) is the title character’s involvement in the war and his love interest, Catherine Barkley. When Frederic Henry first meets Catherine it is just playful flirting. Then they soon learn that when they are together, they are able to escape the reality of […]

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A Farewell to Arms

A Farewell To Arms Ernest Hemmingway’s “ A Farewell To Arms” is a classic display of literature. The way he develops his characters is ingenious. In the beginning of the story I did not like the way it was going. As I read deeper into the book, “A Farewell To Arms” I discovered the complexity […]

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A Farewell to Arms

A Farewell to Arms, by Ernest Hemingway, is a typical love story. A Romeo and his Juliet placed against the odds. In this novel, Romeo is Frederick Henry and Juliet is Catherine Barkley. Their love affair must survive the obstacles of World War I. The background of war-torn Italy adds to the tragedy of the […]

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A Farewell to Arms

A Farewell to Arms is a novel by Ernest Hemingway about an American ambulance driver in Italy during World War I, and the nurse, Catherine Barkley, with whom he falls in love.The story is narrated by this driver, named Frederic Henry.Whether or not this book is truly an anti-war novel is debatable, but it well […]

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