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About the Sleeping Beauty (Part II)

This week we’ll continue the analysis of Pamela L. Travers’s book “About the Sleeping Beauty”. Pamela’s retelling of the Grimm’s version of the fairy tale takes place somewhere in Arabia, in the palace of the Sultan and the Sultana. 1,569 more words

Literary Analysis Thesis Paper on the 3 Novels: The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot, QB VII by Leon Uris, and War Against the Weak: Eugenics and America’s Campaign to Create a Master Race by Edwin Black

Literary Analysis requires close reading of a text in order to make a well-informed, well-supported, nuanced argument about that text.
Objective: Write a literary analysis that explores and traces the recurring or similar themes in The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot, QB VII by Leon Uris, and War Against the Weak: Eugenics and America’s Campaign to Create a Master Race, Edwin Black. 194 more words

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Poem-A-Day: e.e. cummings

I don’t remember whether I’ve posted this poem before, but even if I have, I don’t care. It’s one of my absolute all-time favorites, “Me up at does” by e.e. 150 more words

Poetry

Contemporary Dystopias as a Reaction to Post-Modern Existentialism

For a generation unmoved by the revelation the government monitors our every online interaction, the warnings against unheeded technological advancement in past dystopias fall flat. Young adults fantasize about the possibility of self-driving cars not the threat of a communist scanning the horizon with a satellite. 2,486 more words

Literary Analysis

Honors English

Due Tomorrow: FW#22 FW#22 Nonfict news to ShortStory-Poem

If you are still looking for a news story, consider this one.

Also Due Tomorrow: Read THROUGH Chap 7 of… 185 more words

Reading with Open Eyes

When people talk about being writers or authors, they often in the same breath mention that you can’t be a writer without also being a reader. 543 more words

Reading

"Let America Be America Again" Hughes & Trump: Two Visions for America

Let America Be America Again

By Langston Hughes

Let America be America again.

Let it be the dream it used to be.

Let it be the pioneer on the plain… 2,206 more words

Poetry