New Summaries
The Outsiders
The Outsiders
It is often said that modern children, unlike...
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The Handmaid's Tale
The Handmaid's Tale
Margaret Atwood's wrote her dystopian novel...
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The Odyssey
The Odyssey
The Odyssey became the second poem after the...
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As I Lay Dying
As I Lay Dying
William Faulkner wrote the novel "As I lay...
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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man The "...
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New Essays
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
Angolo Bronzino was the author of Portrait of a Young Man. The portrait was painted between the years of 1503-1572. I selected this portrait because of the self-confidence, at first look, of the young gentleman that is represented. After reviewing the portrait for a significant amount of time I...
A Portrait Of The Artist As A Young Man Passage Commentary
In this passage, Stephen is saying how Cranly has made him confess all of his fears to him, but then he tells Cranly what he does not fear. Stephen tells Cranly that he does not "fear to be alone or to be spurned for another or to leave whatever" he has to leave. Stephen has gone through...
Religion In James Joyce's The Portrait Of An Artist As A Young Man
Overall in the novel Portrait, religion is depicted as an overbearing burden which clouds and heavies the mind and conscious while assuming power over its believers. From early on in his life, religion hinders Stephen and his desires. At the beginning of the novel Stephen likes a young girl and...
Portrait of a Young Man
Angolo Bronzino was the author of Portrait of a Young Man. The portrait was painted between the years of 1503-1572. I selected this portrait because of the self-confidence, at first look, of the young gentleman that is represented. After reviewing the portrait for a significant amount of time I...
The Tempest
MICROTHEME ESSAY: WEEK 5 BY: Summer Wilburn The concept of the great chain of being, which is the religious hierarchical structure that starts from God and progresses downward to angles, demons, kings, princes, nobles, men and so on. Can be seen throughout the play “The tempest” written by the...