Anne Frank Huis - Andrew Motion
The poem Anne Frank Huis refers to Anneliese Marie who was born in 1929 in Frankfurt to Jewish parents. After the Nazi came to power in Germany Adolf Hitler became the chancellor and the Frank family fled to Amsterdam. The Nazis occupied in Netherlands in 1942 and...
Anne Frank Huis
Even now, after twice her lifetime of grief
and anger in the very place, whoever comes
to climb these narrow stairs, discovers how
the bookcase slides aside, then walks through
shadow into sunlit rooms, can never help
but break her secrecy again. Just listening
A. Imagine being in hiding for 2 years and then being caught and taking to a camp and forced to work all because of where you are from.
B. Have you ever been judged or looked at different because of the way you do things.
C. The main purpose of my speech is...
become one of the world's most famous victims of World War II. Her name was Anne Frank, and her parents were Edith Frank Hollandar and Otto Frank. She had one sister, Margot, who was three years older than she was.
Anne led a happy and normal childhood, and on her 13th birthday she received a diary...
Anne Bradstreet was the only real American poet of her time, and a talented
writer. As such, her works are historically significant. She was born in England, but
traveled at the age of 16 to the Puritan settlements in the Massachusetts Bay colonies, in
British America (Hart 94). This is where she...
Architect: Frank Lloyd Wright and R. Buckminster Fuller
Frank Lloyd Wright (born Frank Lincoln Wright) who was born on June 8, 1867 was an American architect, interior designer, writer and educator whom designed more than 1,000 projects, which resulted in more than 500 completed works.
Frank Lloyd Wright...
Homer was the most important and earliest of the Greek and Roman writers. Greeks and Romans didn't count themselves educated unless they knew his poems
Because Homer performed and sang he is called a bard. He is thought to have been blind, and so is known as the blind bard
Buddhism in India...
War Poem Collection
Throughout the history of war, different factions have clashed for an uncountable amount of different reasons. As with any controversial issue like war, everyone has their own opinion and reasoning. Through poetry, poets can express their feelings about war in a very strong and...
I did Anne Frank because I was very curious on what happened to her and it sounded really sad and harsh that someone would do that to children like that I was just super shocked on how everything turned out. Ann frank was the Holocaust victim and famous diarist Anne Frank was born Annelies...
Anne Frank: Diary of a young Girl
“The Diary of a young girl” is an autobiographical novel written Anne Frank which details her experiences during the time of Nazi revolution. The book was conceived right after Anne received a diary as a birthday gift from her father, Otto Frank. Being the main...
First of all, Kitty, Anne´s diary, came to help to deal in the time of transition. Young children often have imaginary friends. Anne Frank, after she followed her family into hiding, never enjoyed this luxury. Her diary became Anne´s friend, her retreat from a microcosm imposed...
Diary of a Young Girl Anne Frank flashed on me. The Diary of a Young Girl, by Anne Frank, is a diary, written from Anne's point of view. The Frank Family (Otto, Edith, Margot, and Anne) was a Jewish family living in the time of World War II. Initially living in Frankfurt, the Franks were forced to move...
The Diary of Annie Frank
There is that noise again. It sounds like a knock on the front door. We sit cowardly in the corner of our room. Listening, not making a noise. Holding our breath, something that we are very good at. When all of a sudden the door is flung open, shards of wood are...
This poem is written in the persona of Shakespeare’s widow when he dies. The main point of the poem is that the idea that Shakespeare leaves his second best bed to his wife is no offensive act but instead quite kind. In Tudor times the best bed was always reserved for visitors so the bed which...
Response to Before the Birth of One of Her Children
Anne Bradstreet’s poem Before the Birth of One of Her Children interested me in several ways. The poem addresses her husband while she is pregnant, and discusses what she wants him to do if she dies in childbirth. I liked how she seemed very accepting...
Hans Litten, and his thoughtful, inspirational poem written to Adolf Hitler during World War II and the Holocaust, our thoughts should be just that, our thoughts. No one should be allowed to tell you how to think, and it appears that the infamous Anne Frank, along with the other members of the Annex, agreed...
the sister of Charlotte and Anne Brontë, also famous authors.
Born in Thornton, Yorkshire, England, on July 30, 1818, Emily Jane Brontë lived a quiet life in Yorkshire with her clergyman father; brother, Branwell Brontë; and two sisters, Charlotte and Anne. The sisters enjoyed writing...
Anne Frank was born on June 12, 1929 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany as the second daughter of Otto Frank and Edith Hollander Frank. Anne spent the first few years of her life in a mixed neighborhood of Christian and Jewish children, and spent many afternoons playing with her older sister, Margot. In March...
← Thesis: Anne Sexton is the author of some of the first truly feminist poetry. What is Confession? By definition confession is the ritual of discourse in which the speaking subject is also the subject of the statement. Anne Sexton is said by some to be the greatest confessional...
On June 12, 1929, a girl was born in Frankfurt, Germany. No one realized that this girl was destined to become one of the world's most famous victims of World War II. Her name was Anne Frank. She herself might not have lived to become the writer she...
Party was rising to power. Otto and Edith Frank welcomed Annelies Marie Frank to their lives on June 12, 1929 on the quiet outskirts of Frankfurt, Germany. Little did they know, their happiness wasn’t going to last for much longer.
Later on in 1932, Otto Frank says he recalls,” Groups of Storm Troopers...
“Victory” by Anne Stevenson are both about Pregnancy and child birth. Sylvia Plath writes in metaphors and parables (hence the name “Metaphors”). The job of the reader is to unravel these parables. However, “Victory” is a jumble of emotions. Anne Stevenson pours her heart out in to the poem. The reader...
'The Diary of Anne Frank' by Frances Goodrich and Albert Hackett was set in Amsterdam at the time of the second world war. The Frank family went into hiding in 1942, and hid up in the attic above Mr Frank's old office. In the attic lived Otto Frank, Edith Frank, Margot Frank, Anne Frank, Mr Van Daan,...
Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl
By: Anne Frank
Report By: Shaylei Kooima
The book I chose to read is Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl written by Anne Frank. The book was written during World War II while many people were being punished by the leader of Germany, Adolf Hitler for what they...
The personas depicted within Anne Sexton's "Consorting with Angels" and Sylvia Plath's "Lady Lazarus" demonstrate an open defiance of the subservient female role in favor of a powerful mythological identity. Each work chooses to use and extended metaphor to bring about a change in the perspective...
“Her Kind” by Anne Sexton
My first reading of the poem left me with a creepy feeling. The word “witch” conjured up thoughts of evil in my mind.
My second reading of the poem took me on a bit of an emotional roller coaster. In the first stanza, I felt a creepy feeling thinking about a witch moving...
(1612 – 1672)
To My Dear and Loving Husband
If ever two were one, then surely we.
If ever man were loved by wife, then thee;
If ever wife was happy in a man,
Compare with me, ye women, if you can.
I prize thy love more than whole mines of gold
Or all the riches that the East...
Linking the Three Poems, To His Coy Mistress, Porphyria's Lover and The Flea.
The Flea, To His Coy Mistress and Porphyria's Lover are all about power, love and murder. Discuss!
The Flea, To His Coy Mistress and Porphyria's Lover are three magnificent poems written by three of the greatest poets...
stuck in an Attack for two years, what would you do? A young girl named Anne Frank went through this. She is an example of a strong, courageous, hopeful, and loving young girl.
Anne Frank was born on June 12, 1929 in Germany. Anne was born during a time period when many people in Germany hated Jews. The...
• 7) Roger Williams (c. 1603-1683): A Key Into the Language of America; The Bloody
Tenet of Persecution
8) Anne Bradstreet (1612-1672): “Prologue”; The Tenth Muse; Contemplations;
“Upon the Burning of Our House”; “As Weary Pilgrim”; Meditations
God Help Me
The poem For Deliverance from a Fever is a beautiful poem by Anne Bradstreet. The use of rhyme and rhythm throughout this poem depicts to me that Anne had an exceptional understanding of poetry and how to write poetry. Anne uses a great array of words to make the poem more appealing to...
by the audience through movie.
Anne Frank tells another story about the victims of racism before the concentration camp in The Diary of a Young Girl. The book records the story happens during 1942 to 1944 when Anne’s family hides from being caught by the Nazi. Anne Frank used to live a happy life with...
Anne Frank lived in one of the most horrific times the world had seen, known as the Holocaust. With her courageous action and will to live, she pulled through and hid from the Nazis. The two years she lived in the annex leading up to her arrest (“Anne Frank”).
-escape routes of the holocaust
-interviews/ real life stories of the holocaust
-the life of a Nazi soldier during the holocaust
-life in a concentration camp
-how Hitler hated Jews
1. What I think about writing about one of the survivors from the holocaust...
The only poems by Emily Brontë that were published in her lifetime were included in a slim volume by Brontë and her sisters Charlotte and Anne titled Poems by Currer, Ellis, and Acton Bell (1846), which sold a mere two copies and received only three unsigned reviews in...
The Lives of Patty and Anne
While the lives of Patty Bergen and Anne Frank shared many similarities such as their relationships with their families and their love lives, Patty’s and Anne’s experiences with captivity could not have been any more different. World War Two had just started in the year...
Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl
Philosophy of Man
Charina D. Vargas
Everyone of us has its character that either being suppressed or kept in the deepest muddle of ourselves. For a young girl like Anne Frank, writing and sharing the highlighted events in her life during their...
March 19, 2009
I have chosen to compare two short stories and one poem for my final essay.
The three pieces I have chosen are a poem by Anne Bradstreet “To My Dear and Loving Husband,” the story “A Rose for Emily,” by William Faulkner, and the story “The...
COM 181 OUTLINE FORM: SPEECH
Topic: Anne Frank
General Purpose: To inform
Specific Purpose: To introduce Anne Frank and talk about her life.
Opening: How many of you heard or read about Anne Frank?
Thesis: Today I will discuss the young and short life of one of the most...
Leather of stocking Tales
· Ralph Waldo Emerson described the self-reliance, over-soul, nature. His famous work is Concord Hymn (poem)
· Henry David Thoreau: Walden is his masterpieces
_ The Boston Brahmins: was the upper class new York society.
· Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: The...
and pamphlets stirred the hearts and minds of colonists toward independence
• The colonies declared themselves "free and independent" in 1776
• Ben Frank, Tom Jeff, and other colonial thinkers put their minds together to create the brilliant works: Declaration of Independence, Constitution of the United...
The Frank family all began in the German city of Frankfurt-am-Main in the early 17th century. Otto Frank, her father, came from a prosperous family, and at age twenty moved to America and worked at Macy’s, the famous department store. When his father died he moved back to Germany and worked at an engineering...
” Anne Frank was a Jewish child who had the unfortunate luck of growing up during the holocaust. Even though the world around her was awful, she still remained optimistic. Anne was a bright and intelligent child who only wished for the best in life. Her life was, no doubt, ended to soon.
and contrast the diary that Anne Frank wrote and a drama that we saw in class.
I think that the diary and drama are similar because they are both about Anne Frank. Also the diary and drama both try to talk about the importance of Anne Frank. The importance of Anne Frank is huge in schools because...
Anne Bradstreet´s poem “In Memory of My Dear Grandchild Elizabeth Bradstreet. Who Deceased August, 1665, Being a Year and Half Old” is a beautiful elegy that she wrote to her grandchild Elizabeth. In the poem Anne expresses a contrast between her personal and spiritual feelings regarding death. Throughout...
started talking about a girl who lived in world second war, I did not realize that she was going to talk about a diary written by 12 years old girl Anna Frank. It was all about her feeling of fear. From the beginning it was extremely interesting which is like a drug for me. I wanted to know what would happen...
This poem by Walter de la Mare describes a Lonely Traveller who had riding on his horse,in midst of a dark forest,reaches a house where he has come to fulfil an unnamed promise.He pounds the door once but gets no response.Only the sound of his horse munching on the grass is to be heard.A bird flies...
Anne Sexton is a brave and impressive poet who has had a tremendous impact on the women of her era. Her poetry is passionate, effective, and at times a bit disturbing. She writes mostly based on her emotions since she encountered many different ones throughout her life. She had an alcoholic father and...
that they should keep it. Mr. Van Daan replied angrily that they would get a lot of money for it.
Margot, as always, is still perfect. “Why can’t Anne be more like Margot?” She’s smart, beautiful, and doesn’t get in any trouble, or bothers anyone. Everyone loves her, while they think I’m just annoying...
each others' best friends. They created the kingdom of Gondal and wrote all kinds of epic stories and poems set in that realm. Charlotte and Branwell were in charge of Angria proper, while Emily and Anne (the youngest) ran the neighboring kingdom of Gondal.
Charlotte's next adventure was going to school...
first poem “Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night” was written by Dylan Thomas. Though the purpose for writing the poem is not fully understood, it is certainly possible that Thomas was writing this poem to his father because he had some sort of ailment and was possibly on his deathbed. This poem is saying...
as the men. Anne Bradstreet is known as the first American poet. Bradstreet was born in Northampton, England in sixteen twelve, or at least close to there no one is really sure. Bradstreet will always be famous for her unique poetry, puritanical figure, and criticism that she got.
paper. After her death her sister published a book with all her works, her “Letters to the world.” One of her poems starts like this … “I’m a no body! Who are you?
Are you a no body, too?”
Her poem is a letter to all young children who feel alone. Emily admits to being a “Nobody” and what’s more, she seems...
* What was Anne Frank's life like in hiding?
Anne was never allowed to make a noise in hiding because, if she did, they could've gotten caught. so, she couldn't do anything that makes a noise, like, flushing a toilet. None of them were allowed...
* How did hiding influence Anne Frank’s life...
became a professor at Bowdoin and, later, at Harvard College. His first major poetry collections were Voices of the Night (1839) and Ballads and Other Poems(1841). Longfellow retired from teaching in 1854 to focus on his writing, living the remainder of his life in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in a former headquarters...
publications. One of these famous poems is "To My Dear and Loving Husband". This poem talks about her relationship with her husband and how precious he is to her. This poem pours out so many deep hidden thoughts that are so gentle and fragile. The exigence of this poem is obviously to explain her deep...
➢ The life of Anne Frank
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Born on June 12, 1929, Anne Frank was a Jewish girl and only 13 years old when...
of both gender and sexuality.
Petrarchism can be defined as the way of writing love poetry (though not absolutely to be identified with) Petrarch’s poems to Laura, his Canzoniere and is a dominant convention in Renaissance love poetry. Within the Petrarchist conventions the woman was idealized as a goddess...
Century to achieve religious freedom in the New World. They wrote a great deal of poetry and gave birth to many famous poets such as Anne Bradstreet and Edward Taylor. Poems such as Upon the Burning of Our House July 10th, 1666 reflects the thoughts and actions of Puritanism during the 16th Century. They...
The Life of Anne Frank
Language Arts and Literature
May 15, 2010
THESIS: This research paper will explore the life of Anne Frank, the Jewish girl who
managed to find hope and goodness in the midst of one of the saddest moments...