Project in English
* How my Brother Leon Brought Home a Wife
* The Witch
* The Wedding Dance
Submitted By: Alyssa Pelayo
Submitted To: Ms. Rubie Lyn Palma
Date of Submission: February 15, 2013
How my Brother Leon brought Home a Wife
By Manuel E. Arguilla
The Man Who Mistook His Wife For A Hat and other clinical tales
by Oliver Sacks
© 1970, 1981, 1983, 1984, 1985 by Oliver Sacks. All rights reserved.
1. Neurology—Anecdotes, facetiae, satire, etc. I. Title.
Part One -...
The authors of the novels, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn and To Kill a Mockingbird share similar views on slavery and racism. They both use a naive character to convey their own opinions on these issues to the reader. Though the authors opinions may differ, a naive narrator works well for bo
Life can be considered in two perspectives: the optimistic point of view and the pessimistic point of view. Or instead, how about seeing it as a chance to grow from experience, a chance to learn? Catherine Morland grew with time on her lengthy journey to self-discovery in Jane Austen's classic ta
Intellectual and Moral Education
In my opinion, one of the most interesting aspects of Huckleberry Finn is the idea that "moral" education is simply a method of maintaing social conventions. Twain explores this idea in part through his idea of racism. Twain was aware that his existing readers
A New Gendered Space
I have to come realized that a new gendered space has been found. It is not new, but it is something that I personally have just discovered. After Ms. Collins told the class to scratch the surface and look for a gendered space that you never thought was there, I could not see
1. The Brontë Sisters and their socio-cultural background
Wuthering Heights and Jane Eyre were written during an age when "the novel as a genre knew great flourishment” (Barbara Z. Thaden, p. 9) Barbara Z. Thaden notes in her book Student's Compagnion to Emily and Charlotte Brontë.
Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet is a play about two lovers separated by their feuding families. “From forth the fatal loins of these two foes a pair of star-crossed lovers take their life.” (Pro.I.6) The two foes, of whom Shakespeare speaks, are the Montagues and the Capulets. Their hate for each
Mission Statement Welcome to Awareness for Humanity
Our purpose is to be a venue for truth and awareness. The information provided here is available to people from all walks of life in order to make them better aware of the truth behind many age-old and controversial issues surrounding
To this day, Sister Carrie remains one of the most controversial novels of its time. The remarkably realistic characters and contentious situations created by Theodore Dreiser illustrate the double standards within a growing American society at the turn of the twentieth century. Naturalism plays
Literature reflects all communities along with the individuals in the societies. Settings, culture, beliefs and the context makes up the attributes among some of the things that play an integral part on the illustration on how literature reflects and demonstrates communities. The language from the
A Cinderella Story For All Ages
Folktales have come to us by being passed down hundreds of years through oral tradition. These stories reflect the social norms and expectations of the culture, provide moral guidance and acquaint children with the important aspects of the social system. Over
American History X A Hero's Journey
1. Cover Page
2. Contents Page
4. The Film with Synopsis, A Hero's Journey
5. Separation The Ordinary World',
Departure The Call to Adventure'
I walked into my living room, plopped down on the couch and picked up my television remote. When I turned on the television I arrived just in time to witness a man being violently shot in the head as a product of a drive by shooting. To my dissatisfaction, I quickly changed the channel to the sup
Heart of Darkness is a social commentary on imperialism, but the characters and symbols in the book have a meaning for both the psychological and cultural aspects of Marlow’s journey. Within the framework of Marlow’s psychedelic experience is an exploration of the views the European man holds o
Messing About in Boats was written by Will Millar. The book is about certain happenings in his life. Will goes through the book telling stories of the sea and how on many different occasions he had a guardian angel watching over him. Will tells stories of love, heartache, influential people in hi
Thank You Ma’am Review
The story that I chose for review is Thank You Ma’am. The story shows the desperation of a young boy for something that he does not have, and the heart of a woman willing to take the time to teach him a lesson that will stay with him for the rest of his life.
The wild Duck (1885) is one of the most famous plays of Henrik Ibsen. It seemed to contradict one of the principal doctrines, which Ibsen had been preaching: the importance of ideals and the sin of compromise.
The major theme of the play is realism vs. idealism. From the very first act, the an
The Great Famine of 1845 to 1849 marked a watershed in Irish and Scottish history when both nations suffered from a series of potato crop failures due to blight. The consequences of the Famine were met with hardship, eviction, death and disease and had a great impact on social indicators such as
A Poison Tree by William Blake is a short poem about life in general. The poem teaches its readers a valuable lesson about anger. Anger has power over ones' mind and actions. If a person holds in their feelings, especially anger, it can pull that person down emotionally as evident in the poem A P
Who is this God which we heard or I heard from the mouth of other persons who are saying that they experienced God or the presence of God once or several times in their lives? Is this God, for the Catholics or for the Christians, is the God that spontaneously stands out in their mi
As a play Hamlet is very dramatic, it is composed of 5 acts and a total of 19 scenes making it at least a three-hour performance. This time the audience spends on an emotional rollercoaster, learning the terrible truth behind old King Hamlets death and who caused it, and the frustration we feel f
Additional scene to ‘Bay of Angels’
Their tiny hands gripped mine as we walked slowly through the narrow and brightly lit hallway of the hospital. As they pushed past one another into the cold lift, I couldn’t bare to dampen their innocent smiles with the harsh truth of our
I was born with white skin in a country with almost only white-skinned people. I never noticed a difference in the way people of other skin colours were treated. One day, though, I coloured my skin brown for a day. It was then I realised that even in a country like Denmark, people of other skin colo
The Authorial Voice and the Heroine's Point of View
That young lady has a talent for describing the involvements and feelings and characters of ordinary life, which is to me the most wonderful I ever met with. The big Bow-wow strain I can do myself like any now going; but t
THE RIGHT HONORABLE
MY VERY GOOD LO.
THE DUKE OF BUCKINGHAM
HIS GRACE, LO. HIGH ADMIRALL
[S]ALOMON saies; A good Name is as a precious oyntment; And I assure my selfe, such wil your Graces Name bee, with Posteritie. For your Fortune, and Meri
In every Greek Tragedy, there's a story to be told and a lesson to be learn. In
"Antigone", I believe that the chorus represents the god’s constant reminders that humans upon
making their own decisions will have to live with the consequences. The chorus is the constant
voice within this play
In the novel The Sun Also Rises , written by Ernest Hemingway the main character makes a decision to introduce the woman he loves to a young bull fighter. Jake makes this decision very much agonist the will of his friends, but in doing so he pleases Brett. Jake does this because he is unconditio
Morals/Ideas of Huck Finn Essay By:Keegan Williams Book Information: Full Name: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Author: Mark Twain Date of First Publishing: 1884 Publisher: Charles L. Webster&Co.
My name is Bungi Namajera.
It has now 2 years since the European had invaded our land. Up until then we had a peaceful, simple life.
It all began on a warm sunny day. The women were off gathering berries and I was with the men of the tribe spearing for fish in the shallows of the water. When we