Letter to a Nephew by BioMitigation

My dear nephew, I WISH YOU A MERRY CHRISTMAS! First, I hope you and your little sister Katty are okay and that your life in Ottawa is great. I don’t know if you know this, but your father was born there. I have sent some presents for you and your…

Essay: A Doll’s House by Henrik Ibsen

INTRODUCTION The play ‘A Doll’s house’ is a three act play written by Henrik Ibsen. The play is significant for its critical attitude toward 19th century marriage norms. It aroused great controversy at the time, as it concludes with the protagonist, Nora, leaving her husband and children because she wants…

Essay Example: Indoctrination of Children: Please Do Not Mark Us

Cyril Connoly once said, ‘While thoughts exist, words are alive and literature becomes an escape, not from, but into living.’ Truly, thoughts are our keys to open the gates of freedom and get away from man’s world of madness and hopelessness. However, if these thoughts are suppressed, then men will…

Essay Example: Postcolonialism theory and The Color Purple

Abstract This paper is based on the study of postcolonialism theory in order to analyze and explain Racism, by applying it to Alice Walker’s novel, ‘The Color Purple’.. This Racism between Afro-Americans is applied to the analysis of Alice Walker’s narrative. The conclusions show that no culture remains as it…

Essay Example: Jamaica Inn – Daphne du Maurier

In her biography, Forster states that on writing the savage Jamaica Inn, du Maurier sets out ‘to demonstrate the unevenness of the relationship between the sexes’ and to scrutinize and discover the roles, produced repeatedly right through the history of the Gothic genre, of ‘the man as brute and the…

Essay Example: John Steinbeck – Of Mice and Men

John Steinbeck writes loneliness of 1930s in the story, Of Mice and Men. At the time of 1930s, The Great Depression and Dust Bowl were occurred in the United States. Because of those accidents, many workers struggled to find stable jobs and workplaces. People moved around all over the United…

Essay Sample: The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini

The Kite Runner, written by Khaled Hosseini, is a famous novel for its devastating and painfully honest depiction of identity, betrayal, deception and atonement. The narrative portrays the journey of a boy escaping from his haunted childhood while torturing himself with his own contrition. These two concepts of identity and…

Essay Sample: The Lottery by Shirley Jackson

“The Lottery”, a short story, by Shirley Jackson is a very suspenseful yet shocking read, which focus on how tragic it can be to blindly follow a tradition. The story is set in a small town, on the summer morning of June 27th. The story begins with the towns people…