This is the last check-in for our read-along of Gone With the Wind. What a ride it has been! Thanks to Corinne for sending us off, thanks to… 815 more words
Tags » Classic Literature
Sometimes the universe seems to nudge you in the direction it wants you to go. And sometimes the universe gets downright pushy.
Lately, I’ve written a string of blog posts about the treatment of classic literary characters, some after the authors’ passing, and some while the author’s still alive, but maybe not as on top of things as before. 198 more words
In A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Shakespeare interweaves several convoluted plots in which the human world and the ‘Green Wood,’ or fairy world, meet. Critics often interpret the human world, under the leadership of Theseus and his wife-to-be Hippolyta as the world of order, and the kingdom of the fey couple Oberon and Titania as that of disorder. 2,483 more words