Literature Essays and Research Papers Page 4

Iron Man versus Batman
The paper "Iron Man versus Batman" is a worthy example of an assignment on literature. Superheroes in most stories are emblematic of today’s man’s struggle with their multiple characters. A man’s character change over time due to various influences like the people around them, entrepreneurial autonomy, and government influence.…
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How an Individual Felt After Discovering a Book
This paper "How an Individual Felt After Discovering a Book" is a good example of an assignment on literature. Finding the book by Harlan Atwater begins a new journey for Corliss because finally, she has found someone who somehow understands her and can relate to most of her experiences and perceptions.  …
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A Tale of Gods and Men by Pagan Paul - Mythological Concepts Surrounding Gods, Men, Earth, Land and Death
A Tale of Gods and Men Greek is a place well known for its mythical stories related to heroes. The poem ‘A Tale of Gods and Men’ also revolves around such a hero Jason who resides in skies. The poet thinks of Greek while watching the stars as the…
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The Virgin Suicides, The Crying of Lot 49, Detroit - An American Autopsy - Life Full of Scandals and Misfortunes
Eugenides, Jeffrey. The Virgin Suicides. New York: Farrar Straus Giroux, 1993. Internet resource. (http books.google.co.ke/books?id=oaJDsmXoF-AC&dq=Virgin+suicide&hl=en&sa=X&ei=bJRlVIKMEYS6ygO51YL4Dw&ved=0CB0Q6AEwAA) A number of suicide events have…
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Else's Murder in Story of The Confidential Agent
Elses Murder in Story of "The Confidential Agent." Else’s Murder in Story of “The Confidential Agent” Question 1 During the civil war in1939, Graham Greene wrote a story - The Confidential Agent to show the world how the coal was important to the…
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Frankenstein - about the Fragility of Human Nature and Dangers of Gaining Secret Knowledge, When Trying to Go Beyond Human Limit and Getting Secret Life
Frankenstein In the novel Frankenstein, the attempts to shade light on how people used to live. It shows how women were passive in society. This has been manifested via the themes such as sublime nature, monstrosity, secrecy, and passive women.…
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Cyberpunk Development in the Narration to Demonstrate the Virtual World Reflecting Decline of Human Culture on the Background of Technological Progress in the Computer Age
College: Annotated bibliography – Cyberpunk Thesis: The paper will seek to elaborate on cyberpunk criticism and how it is used in stories, and the potential issues it encounters in the present world, as well as, the technical imagination for social…
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Creative Writing on the Lovely Bones
 The paper "Creative Writing on the Lovely Bones" is an excellent example of an essay on literature. Losing a loved one is something that most individuals often find onerous to cope with. As a matter of fact, some individuals consider it to be the most challenging and hopeless experience that one can encounter on earth. It is clear that loss is considered to be a natural part of life. …
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The Parallels between Ethan Frome and Snow White, Frome's Story Interpretation like a Fairy Tale due to His Archetypes of the Witch, the Silvery Maiden, and Honest Woodcutter
December Annotated Bibliography: Ethan Frome Ammons, Elizabeth. “Elizabeth Ammons on Ethan Frome as a Fairy Tale.” Blooms Major Novelists: Edith Wharton (2002): 48-50.Web. 29 Nov. 2011. Literary Reference Center. Ammons argues that Ethan Frome can…
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The Hero's Journey - Joseph Campbell on His Life and Work, Highlighting the Role of the Myths, the Artists and the Ritual Associated with Each Myth
Annotated Bibliography Bloom, Harold, and Blake Hobby. The Heros Journey Edited And With An Introduction ByHarold Bloom ; Volume Editor, Blake Hobby. n.p.: New York : Blooms Literary Criticism, c2009., 2009. OhioLINK Library Catalog – LR. Web. 19…
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The Black Cat by Edgar Allan Poe
The paper "The Black Cat by Edgar Allan Poe" is an excellent example of a book report/review on literature. The short story “The Black Cat” written by Edgar Allan Poe concerns a narration of a condemned man because of his actions. The topic in itself “the black cat” depicts questionable sanity. Often black cat is associated with sorcery or mystery.…
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Arguments for Peace in Lysistrata

The paper "Arguments for Peace in Lysistrata" is an excellent example of an essay on literature. Traditionally, women have been associated with domestic duties, thereby, leaving men to address issues that affect the entire society. However, it is not the case since women have proved to have the ability to act at the household level as well as at the societal level.

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The Effects of Negative Societal Norms in Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
The paper "The Effects of Negative Societal Norms in Frankenstein by Mary Shelley" is an excellent example of a literature essay. One can argue that human beings are inherently evil, and back it up with the centuries of conflicts, wars, betrayals and slavery that has ravished for the entirety of human history.…
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The Play Fences by August Wilson
The paper "The Play Fences by August Wilson" is an outstanding example of a literature essay. Fences is a play written by award-winning American playwright August Wilson. Fences was among ten plays August Wilson wrote which are also known as The Pittsburgh Cycle. The play was turned into a film in the year 2016 and was directed by Denzel Washington.…
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Godfather Death by J. Grimm & W. Grimm
The paper "Godfather Death by J. Grimm & W. Grimm" is a wonderful example of an assignment on literature. The novel by Grimm and Jacob concerns a man who had 12 sons and upon getting the thirteenth child he looked for the godfather. The tale of the man started when he secured the Death to be his child’s godfather. The magic herb given to the godson let the man make mistakes hence causing conflict.…
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Zigzagger by Manuel Munoz and Mother Tongue by Amy Tan
The paper "Zigzagger by Manuel Munoz and Mother Tongue by Amy Tan" is a wonderful example of an assignment on literature. Manuel Munoz integrates some Spanish words and phrases into the article, like in the first paragraph where he says “de alla”. Further, into the article, he explains how their names were altered to make them easier to pronounce.…
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The Chase by Annie Dillard and Salvation by Langston Hughes
The paper "The Chase by Annie Dillard and Salvation by Langston Hughes" is a great example of a literature book review. Annie Dillard’s “The Chase” and Langston Hughes’ “Salvation” mirrored some of the typical situations that children or even adolescents find themselves in.…
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A Streetcar Name Desire and Death of a Salesman
The paper "A Streetcar Name Desire and Death of a Salesman" is a wonderful example of an assignment on literature. In the case of Willy, his past has been instrumental in shaping his future. He credits the past as the source of his present-day success, and the pasts’ memories are still fresh in him. It is this past that Willy has continually reshaped to create the new person he is today.…
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The Adventure of Huckleberry Finn
The paper "The Adventure of Huckleberry Finn" is a great example of a literature book review. "The Adventure of Huckleberry Finn" is a novel by Mark Twain one of the American great novels with a variety of themes. The book is noted due to its colorful description of people and places in America during the early 1990s.…
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Grapes of Wrath by John Steinback
The paper "Grapes of Wrath by John Steinback" is a wonderful example of a literature book review. The of the novel, Grapes of Wrath, a phrase is taken from the “Battle Hymn of the Republic, is full of biblical allusions.The Joads leaving their home in Oklahoma, in search of food, and a better life in California is an example of the Israelites leaving their homes to go to Egypt in search of food.…
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Border on Our Backs and the Se Habla Entitlement
The paper "Border on Our Backs and the Se Habla Entitlement" is a perfect example of a literature essay. The essay “the Border on our Backs” and the “Se Habla Entitlement” are both addressing the issue of illegal migration. However, arguments in each are geared at audiences who have high chances of taking a side or supporting ideas presented by each author.…
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Platitudes by Terry Ellis
The paper "Platitudes by Terry Ellis" is an excellent example of a literature book review. The novel is self-indulgent and carries reflection on certain events of Terry’s life. This uproariously funny debut novel of Terry was first published in 1988. It presents the conflicts within the African- American literary community.…
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Faulkners A Rose for Emily
The paper "Faulkner’s A Rose for Emily" is a worthy example of a literature book review. The reviewer of Faulkner’s A Rose for Emily here has adopted a rather first-person-centric addressing style. Its overemphasis on otherwise inconsequential details like moving into different cities and the authentic experiences associated with living in unfamiliar neighborhoods is quite obsequious and unprofessional.…
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Giovanni's Room: Social Alienation
The paper "Giovanni's Room: Social Alienation" is an outstanding example of a literature book review. Probably no topic has been as contentious as the topic of sexuality, specifically homosexuality. History has documented its fair share of activism and explanations of its morality.…
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The Humanistic Tradition Volume I: Prehistory to the Early Modern World
The paper "The Humanistic Tradition Volume I: Prehistory to the Early Modern World" is a great example of a literature book review. “Do you agree with Petrarch that books that are hard to understand are generally ignored? When the last time you read a book that was really stretched your understanding? …
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