Essays Tagged: "Anna"

How Dysfunctional Marriages Impacted The Lives of the Heroines of "Madame Bovary" and "Anna Karenina".

missing? Could a marriage survive the absence of these extremely important elements? In the novels Anna Karenina, Leo Tolstoy and Madame Bovary, by Gustave Flaubert, there is a lack of these major fa ... implying in their works what is necessary for a successful marriage. Flaubert's Emma and Tolstoy's Anna try to find true love by going behind their husbands' back, and go straight into extramarital a ...

(6 pages) 73 2 3.5 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"The Lady with the Pet Dog" by Anton Chekhov.

romanticize the characters. Chekov shows Gurov as a womanizer who had never been in love. He shows Anna as a shy woman who was never happy. Readers do not really know Anna Sergeyevna, the lady with t ... for the first time. It is not till afterwards that she bursts out with a passionate fit of regret. Anna exclaims, "It isn't right, you'll never respect me anymore." Only then does the reader actually ...

(4 pages) 171 0 3.7 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Character- Anna- when hitler stole pink rabbit

ler Stole Pink Rabbit by Judith Kerr you get sucked into a journey about a young German girl called Anna and hoe her life changes when Hitler takes over. Anna is imaginative, social and intelligent. T ... ife changes when Hitler takes over. Anna is imaginative, social and intelligent. The book makes out Anna's personality very well.Anna has a great imagination and loves to write and usually writes abou ...

(1 pages) 27 2 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

"keeping the faith" movie review character growth

. He shows his maturity and growing up by announcing to the whole assembly that he was in love with Anna. Brian faced a much different but much the same challenges or crisis. He is a priest tha ... uch different but much the same challenges or crisis. He is a priest that thinks he is in love with Anna. He struggles with this when it is discovered that Anna does not feel the same way. He has diff ...

(1 pages) 24 2 2.3 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Book Report on 'Red Sky In The Morning By Elizabeth Laird'

in the Morning' by Elizabeth Laird. It is a novel based on the life of a mature teenage girl called Anna Peacock. The story is told by the main character in the first person. It is a family drama and ... It is a family drama and as it is told in the first person. I was able to get a great idea of what Anna feels and what she thinks. This can be bad though because I do not see anything out with Anna's ...

(4 pages) 27 0 0.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

Julia Roberts

330). In the press conference scene, Elvis Costello's 'She' surrounds the atmosphere as William and Anna exchange gaze of happiness soon after Anna agreed to stay 'indefinitely' in relation to William ... ce of the film, leaving the audience with a deep insight of the degree of affection William has for Anna. This moment of happiness is essential as they are immersed in their own world, blurring out th ...

(1 pages) 38 3 1.5 Mar/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

"Anna Karenina": Infidelity.

"Anna Karenina", a Russian novel written by Leo Tolstoy, provokes the world of marriage, family, and ... ge of Stepan and Dolly Oblonsky fell apart due to Stepan's Russian high class lifestyle. Alexei and Anna Karenin's ill-fated marriage was based on Anna's desperate love for Vronsky. While Anna betrays ... y was the fact that Stepan got away with it by lying. For instance, Dolly expressed her feelings to Anna Karenina about the affair: "I could even understand if it was a passion...but to deceive me del ...

(4 pages) 34 0 4.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"Anna Karenina" by Leo Tolstoy

In Leo Tolstoy's "Anna Karenina", the characters of Levin and Anna are devoured by their doubts and their inability to ... meaning from their lives. Their means of dealing with this existential doubt differ, however. Where Anna sees her life as a novel, a structured series of events that has form and in which she is in th ... asting of which is the intent of this essay. Tolstoy illustrates, through the destructive nature of Anna's act, and the elation experienced by Levin at his epiphany, the danger of ascribing poetic imp ...

(8 pages) 26 0 3.0 May/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Chekhov's "Lady with the Pet Dog"

On the "Lady with the Pet Dog" Chekhov tells us the story of Gurov and Anna. They first meet on the Russian province of Yalta, being both of them married they ultimately d ... e involve in an extramarital relation. In one hand Guruv is the head of a family, on the other hand Anna is a woman married to a high ranked politician. After they get involved in this forbidden relat ... We only know what Guruv's feelings were and how he felt when he noticed he really fell in love with Anna.The personal life of every individual is based on secrecy, or at least Guruv gives us this exam ...

(1 pages) 45 0 3.4 Jul/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"The Lady with the Dog" A forbidden love

"The Lady with the Dog", written by Anton Chekhov is the story of Dmitriy Dmitrich Gurov and Anna Sergeyevna. The story begins when Gurov is taking some time off at the province of Yalta, Russi ... lay with them as he likes, but also he recognizes that without them he will not exist a single day. Anna is a young upper class woman on her twenties who spends some time in Yalta waiting for her husb ...

(7 pages) 94 3 4.4 Jul/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Elements of "Year of Wonders" by Geraldine Brooks

as struck by the plague in 1666, Year of Wonders by Geraldine Brooks tells of a hero in the making. Anna Frith, a young widow who works as a servant for the rector, Mr. Michael Mompellion, and his wif ... belief. As the year progresses and nearly two-thirds of their tiny village is killed by the plague, Anna and the Mompellions set-out to stop it all costs, causing this challenging year to be a year of ...

(5 pages) 24 0 4.8 Mar/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

216th Street

ights from our cars.It’s a cool, spring night with a chilling breeze and a whistle in the air. Anna and I always drive with our windows down and the sunroof open. Her feet are propped just by the ... shing against each other. Silence truly is golden.“Okay Briley, go through this with me,” Anna says,“Blankets,” she begins,“Check,”“Cooler,”“Check,”&# ...

(5 pages) 12 0 5.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Anna Kareninia Review

Anna Karenina The most prominent theme that is displayed in Leo Tolstoy's Anna Karenina is the idea ... at they do. The last of the families and the focus of the novel is the relationship between Anna Karenina and Karenin. This isn't a family at all through the novel because early on they split ... is isn't a family at all through the novel because early on they split without having a divorce and Anna runs to Vronsky. Anna is charmed by him and they plan to have a very happy and social life toge ...

(2 pages) 397 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

Born Again

.In Chekhov?s version, we read the story of Dmitry Gurov, a middle-aged married man who meets young Anna Sergeyevna, while both are vacationing alone in the 19th century Russian resort town of Yalta. ... entury Russian resort town of Yalta. Oates updates this tale with her version, telling the story of Anna and a man only identified as ?the stranger? who meet in modern-day Nantucket, Massachusetts.Che ...

(3 pages) 386 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Born Again

.In Chekhov's version, we read the story of Dmitry Gurov, a middle-aged married man who meets young Anna Sergeyevna, while both are vacationing alone in the 19th century Russian resort town of Yalta. ... entury Russian resort town of Yalta. Oates updates this tale with her version, telling the story of Anna and a man only identified as "the stranger" who meet in modern-day Nantucket, Massachusetts.Che ...

(3 pages) 334 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Analysis of "The Lady with the Dog"

h other. The saddest thing is that; it is imposable for them to be together. The young lady, Anna Sergeyevna, grew up in Petersburg. Judging by Anna's way of living, she is from province high c ... e 1800's. She got married when she was twenty and staid married for two years to Mr. Von Diederitz. Anna thought of her husband as an honest, worthy man, but she was not in love with him and called hi ...

(2 pages) 27 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

The Legal and Social Attitudes to Abortion in England

g all her works especially in the said novel.In this work, the protagonist of the story by the name Anna Morgan is herself a passive victim too. The focus on women according to Rhys is that they are t ... e, neither could they imagine nor withstand intellectual communication from a woman of such status. Anna perceives their lustfulness and not her innocence. Men find it hard to realize that women are a ...

(8 pages) 13 0 0.0 Apr/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

Adaptation - Personal Response to Text

The Leap by Louise Eldrich clearly shows how one adapts to changing circumstances by the character Anna and her actions as described by the narrator, her daughter. Anna has this evergreen quality in ... vergreen quality in her character that can adapt to any change and can survive in extreme elements. Anna in her youth was part of the Flying Avalons, a group that did extreme tricks to entertain the c ...

(3 pages) 15 0 0.0 Jun/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Comparison between Anna Avalon and Her Daughter Essay About the short story, ``The Leap``

Anna Avalon and her daughter have been through a lot in there life times. From bad weather causing t ... ved ones and burning houses, they have survived it all. They both have interesting stories to tell. Anna’s daughter has grown up admiring her mom and wanting to be like her, she has not accomplis ... that she is similar to her by coming back, she made a leap into a new life, just as her mother did.Anna Avalon’s daughter feels guilty about not being clearly like her mother, she feels that she ...

(3 pages) 1952 0 3.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

On the book how to read literatue like aprofesor

goes on a quest, whether or not he knows it's a quest" (Foster 3). In the novel My Sister's Keeper, Anna Fitzgerald, a 13 year old girl, is on a mission. Foster says, "items (b) and (c) should be cons ... our hero, who need not look very heroic, to go somewhere and do something" (3). After much thought, Anna comes to the conclusion that she must go to court. One might say, "What on earth is a 13 year o ...

(3 pages) 3 0 0.0 Feb/2012

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature