Essays Tagged: "authorship"

Shakespeare - real or not?

Over the years, various persons have expressed doubt as to the authorship of William Shakespeare. These doubts are as old as his plays. American author, Henry Jame ... (Hoffman 27)Crime, guilt, fraud, exile, hate, deceit, and murder are all woven into this shroud of authorship that hides the identity of the world's most renowned writer. Cranks have proposed over fi ... es the identity of the world's most renowned writer. Cranks have proposed over fifty candidates for authorship, from Queen Elizabeth to the Jesiuts.Although many doubt that William Shakespeare ever wr ...

(9 pages) 154 0 3.9 Jan/1996

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

Intellectual property copyright law

work and publishing and selling the copies. A copyright establishes ownership of original works of authorship "fixed" in any actual medium of expression. A copyright applies to the expression of an i ... t registration for their work.In conclusion, a copyright establishes ownership of original works of authorship "fixed" in any actual medium of expression. Once the author's original book, poem, etc is ...

(3 pages) 298 0 2.2 Feb/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Homer's Iliad.

epancies and fallacies surrounding it.1. Homer, a blind poet, is traditionally given credit for the authorship of the Iliad along with The Odyssey, but odds are Homer was just a glorified scribe. Most ...

(7 pages) 210 0 4.6 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Greek Language & Literature

Famine in Zimbabwe.

"The tragedy is that it is unwilling to see or acknowledge it's authorship of the crisis," this statement was quoted from the Daily News, speaking about Zimbabwe's ... ealing with it more politically. As the Daily News said "it is unwilling to see or acknowledge it's authorship of the crisis," (Southern Africa). Something must be done to help the starving people of Zimbabwe.

(5 pages) 67 0 4.5 Aug/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The poem is Milton's "Lycidas". Through the course of this paper i attempted to analyzethe many layers that co-exist with in the poem. In order to convey my understanding I applied meta poetics

evel. Meta-poetics is quite a wide range of ideas, which generally can be described as dealing with authorship and the poet's relations with the audience and the poem itself, as well the exploration o ... ut also the striving to overcome nature. In James Grantham Turner's words, this is the instance of "authorship emerging from catastrophe". The poem itself remains as a constant reminder that a part of ...

(17 pages) 99 0 4.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Some Thoughts and a few Peculiar Points

ng, sleeping Goddess and infinite tree, evidence of same source?2. SC, HP and CW - all raise Q's on authorship, all inspirational, and at deepest depth theme the sleeping venus. Inspiration source exp ... d no right to be this would also explain Andreae's (if he did write it) obvious discomfort with his authorship of the CW. This is of course speculation. The CW was published 16 years after the SC, so ...

(18 pages) 76 1 4.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

Who is responsible for the authorship of the New Testament Writings?

Biblical historians have many different opinions on who is responsible for the authorship of the New Testament writings. Concentrating on 1 and 2 Peter, their different conclusion ... ating on 1 and 2 Peter, their different conclusions can be analyzed. Scholars approach the study of authorship by carefully going over the writings themselves. They discover the how, when, why, who, a ... who, and where of the writings. Each New Testament scholar has come to their own conclusion of the authorship of 1 and 2 Peter through this. Their different views of the authorship of 1 and 2 Peter w ...

(6 pages) 64 0 4.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Hitchcocks Motifs: An in depth reading of Vertigo.

ventions which made his films some of the most memorable ever made. He was primarily concerned with authorship in his films and tended to use dark fears and imaginative settings to attract the audienc ...

(7 pages) 114 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Directors

Copyright

in certain films and photographs. Also included was, the right to not have the false attribution of Authorship, which already existed but in a somewhat different form under the Copyright Act 1956 . Th ... s, and also after the transfer of such rights, the author should be able to have the right to claim authorship of their work and to object to any changes that may be made, as this could wholly effect ...

(8 pages) 83 0 3.9 Dec/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government > European Union

The Presence of Titus in Our Modern Society

most berated of Shakespeare's tragedies. All the debates of scholarship come into play whenever the authorship and value of this apprentice masterpiece are discussed (Cutts 59). In this essay I shall ... t has survived for so long, what it means, and what it tries to convey to its audiences. The authorship of this play is argued because Shakespeare borrowed a lot of the ideas from different sto ...

(14 pages) 31 0 0.0 Feb/2005

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

Real Identity of Shakespeare. (Possibly Christopher Marlowe?)

ry is what did he write and what did Shakespeare write. Marlowe has been a strong contender for the authorship some of Shakespeare's works. The notion was first suggested by Queen Elizabeth during the ...

(3 pages) 20 0 0.0 May/2005

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

Some Notes: "French Lieutenant's Woman" by John Fowles.

ern, self-conscious meditation on authentic existence, evolution, class struggle, and the nature of authorship. The narrative form is explored through a constant critique of representation with combin ... the relationship between the composer, the text and the responder.He draws attention to the Nat.of authorship, using self-reflexivity to address the reader and involve them in the discussion of his o ...

(11 pages) 44 0 5.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

In what ways has the theory of the director as the 'author' of a film been used in film studies, and how and why has it been disputed?

how opposing critics can read films in differing ways, dismissing the auteur as the sole artist.The authorship theory attempted to break down any barriers which existed between art cinema and commerci ... h of the author', Image, Music, Text, London: Fontana, pp.142-148.Caughie, John (1981), Theories of Authorship, London & New York: Routledge, pp.9-15.Cook, Pam & Bernink, Mieke (1999), 'Author ...

(8 pages) 75 0 5.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Explain and discuss the 'digital dilemma' facing the international film and music industries

y and redesign its distribution system. Is it indeed to be expected that the concepts of copyright, authorship and intellectual property will soon be obsolete? Will recorded songs be essentially adver ...

(9 pages) 90 1 4.2 Mar/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

The Women's Anxiety Towards their Authorship - Virginia Woolf's "A Room of One's Own" and "Professions of Women"

xpected to be reserved, obedient and well-mannered, hence which resulted in women's anxiety towards authorship. Virginia Woolf frequently used the theme of gender inequality in her writings. This can ... xpected to be reserved, obedient and well-mannered, hence which resulted in women's anxiety towards authorship. The narrator feels that this phantom restricts her from writing, and acts like a voice i ...

(5 pages) 47 0 0.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

William Shakespeare - An Issue of Fate

enturies, speculation surrounding various aspects of Shakespeare's life has been aroused, including authorship and religious affiliation. No one is certain about his earlier life. April the 23rd has b ... original manuscripts survived, the author's identity was to be concealed. Despite the doubts of the authorship, the emotions exposed in the works are extraordinary.To this day, William Shakespeare's w ...

(2 pages) 25 0 4.0 Jan/2007

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

Who was the Bard

espeare to be the author, with his low background and little education. The two best candidates for authorship are Edward de Vere and Francis Bacon. There are verbal and content parallels between the ... ling cannot be proven, and it is known that he did not attend a university. A popular candidate for authorship is de Vere, Earl of Oxford. There are many verbal parallels between the plays and letters ...

(9 pages) 7 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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

Internet site evaluations

ill allow websurfers to become both more informed and aware of the Internet and websites in general.Authorship "How to perform open heart surgery: A Primer by Billy 'cool kid' Johnson." If a member of ... help in saving their life if a hospital was inaccessible? This would depend on the authenticity and authorship of the source. In any case, using material from an unquestionable source is not a reliabl ...

(9 pages) 54 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Matthew An Introduction

The author of the first gospel is in a unique position. There is not a lot of dispute about the authorship of this gospel. In fact, the list of early church fathers that accept Matthew as the auth ... fathers that accept Matthew as the author is long and distinguished. As far as we can determine the authorship of the first Gospel is not disputed by any of the early church fathers. However the featu ...

(5 pages) 427 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Conflict of Interest Policy

lve the following: editorial responsibilities, honoraria for conference papers and works, textbooks authorship, participation on review panels, performance of specified duties, service on committees o ...

(2 pages) 15 0 0.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies