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Essays on the works of Herta Muller.

Sample Paragraphs for essay on The Land of Green Plums by Herta Muller:

Herta Muller’s cold and clinical description of factory machinery on p.106 of The Land of Green Plums subtly proposes that there are similarities between the mechanical equipment and the persona. 3,011 more words

English Literature

November Book Selection: Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte

I chose Wuthering Heights as the first installment to the book club because it is a deliciously challenging read. (Raising my hand here because I’ve already consulted a dictionary). 105 more words

Classics

Hey read! Let´s get real

*written from a dingy scrapy internet caffe which by the way is in Spanish mode so every word gives me the red thing down as in saying “you wrote it down incorrectly” anyways, back home to my crusty old mac tomorrow so read ya tomorrow, just in case somebody cared. 161 more words

English Literature

Empathy- "the ability to understand and share the feelings of others"

How can a father meet his wife in the kitchen and talk about his everyday happenings, when he just buried his first-born in the ground? The wife thinks he is incapable of feeling anything. 183 more words

English Literature

Discuss "Michael" as a pastoral poem.

Michael was circulated in the 1800 form of Lyrical Ballads. The sonnet is one of William Wordsworth’s best known verses and the subject of much fundamental written work. 129 more words

English Literature

I've been writing...

Hey Lost Boys and Girls,

I know, I know I’ve been gone forever but I’ve been super busy getting settled at university and getting a job that I haven’t had time to read anything other than the reading list and it’s all been super boring so far. 136 more words

Young Adult

Arthur Miller International Literary Festival, Autumn 2014: Ian McEwan

Tonight I visited the University of East Anglia (UEA) to attend Ian McEwan’s lecture as part of the university’s autumn literary festival. I was first introduced to McEwan as part of my AS studies last year: I compared McEwan’s… 425 more words

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