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Hiding in Plain Sight

It must have been in the 80’s

And you may remember it well. Those pictures that started showing up in mall concourses. You were invited to stare at them, lose focus, and you will see a picture inside a picture. 600 more words

Morning Thoughts

Wide Sargasso Sea

This week our Access to Higher Education Humanities and Social Sciences students have started reading Jean Rhys’s novel the Wide Sargasso Sea. One of the students was asking me if there are any online literary criticism notes to help with novel. 176 more words

Re-imagining The Illiad - Book I

Lets talk about how Achilles fucked with the Archaeans. He killed a lot of them after he had a falling out with the king. Apollo was the antagonist who egged them on, because the king had dishonored one of his priests Chryses (like, crisis, which is what he caused) so Apollo wants to ruin the king, and Achilles can do that. 1,514 more words

A Raisin in the Sun Symbols

Mamas Plant – The most important symbol in the play is Mama’s plant it represents both Mama’s care and her dream for her family. At the start of the play Mama confesses that the plant never gets enough light or water, but she takes pride in how it still stands under her care. 153 more words