Essays Tagged: "Annie Proulx"

Masterplots: Déjà vu and Memories of Happiness An analysis of masterplots and deja vu found in Ernest Hemingway's "A Clean Well-Lighted Place" and Annie Proulx's "Brokeback Mountain"

ead spend our lives trying to recapture that one moment where and when we could feel truly content. Annie Proulx's "Brokeback Mountain" and Ernest Hemingway's "A Clean Well-Lighted Place" as well as m ...

(5 pages) 74 0 3.7 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Ernest Hemingway

Analysis of 'The Shipping News' by Annie Proulx concerning the issue 'Retreat From The Global'

and friendships. This can be seen in the town of Killick-Claw in the novel, "The Shipping News" by Annie Proulx. This novel reflects the contempory 'ideal' of globalisation, however also provides res ... l, to save their identity. It is thus through the local, Proulx represents resistance to the global.Annie Proulx shows resistance to this mainstream through either support of the local or criticism of ...

(6 pages) 62 2 4.1 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"Cultural identity is shaped by the values, way of life and the aspirations of the community that they live in." Discuss this statement, with close reference to 'The Shipping News' by E Annie Proulx.

he values, way of life and aspirations of the community in which they live. The Shipping News, by E Annie Proulx, provides an outstanding analysis of the way that cultural identity is shaped by such e ... he values, way of life and aspirations of the community in which they live. The Shipping News, by E Annie Proulx, provides an outstanding analysis of the way that cultural identity is shaped by such e ...

(5 pages) 38 0 1.0 May/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Half-Skinned-Steer

The story "The Half-Skinned Steer" by Annie Proulx could be classified in the Return to the womb arch-type. It fits that unit theme very w ... and he decides to make the trip half way across the country to see his brother laid to rest. Annie Proulx does an excellent job of structuring her sentences to where they fill our minds with co ... have read the story and re-arrange the events to where they come out in order. The style of Annie Proulx is somewhat like that of William Faulkner in that they both use very in-depth sentence ...

(6 pages) 4345 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Brokeback Mountain Literary Analysis

"Brokeback Mountain"Annie Proulx was born on August 22, 1935, in Norwich, Connecticut, into a family of farmers, mill wo ... k the story will help people empathize diversity in each other and become more tolerant.Works Cited"Annie Proulx Biography." Info Please. 2007. Information Please Database. 13 Oct. 2008 .Proulx, Annie ...

(10 pages) 27 0 3.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

Globalisation-Relation with the World and the Shipping News

esisting and in a sense, retreating from the concepts provided by the global is clearly explored in Annie Proulx's 1993 novel "The Shipping News", paradoxically taking advantage and attacking the tool ... nd fulfilling relationship between the symbiotic local and global.Bibliography:The Shipping News By Annie ProulxAssorted HandoutsTeacher's dictation

(2 pages) 23 0 5.0 Feb/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays