Essays Tagged: "Bloom"

Beowulf the ultimate Hero

gthy narrative poem which genealogizes and embellishes the origin of a tribe or nation'. (Edward A. Bloom) Not only is Beowulf a hero because of his physical strength, but like Favre, gives the glory ...

(7 pages) 217 0 3.4 Feb/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

The power of conformity in the novel "Babbitt" by Sinclair Lewis

does he venture upon an idea that is remotely original-and that time the heresy almost ruins him.'(Bloom)At first the reader sees Babbitt as a person more than happy to conform to the standards set f ...

(7 pages) 64 0 5.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Discuss Crane's treatment of nature in The Red Badge of Courage and Henry's shifting attitudes towards it

uliar blossoms, [dot] the night". The shells "[look] to be strange war flowers bursting into fierce bloom". Crane goes as far as to name war itself "the red animal". During battle, the skirmishers are ...

(3 pages) 116 2 5.0 Sep/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing

Gone Today Here Tomorrow, the outline on a novel with focus on The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain

re other events which contain the same idea, but require more "higher level thinking," according to Bloom's theory. Huck Finn has many moments where he "dies," but one is obvious.Huckleberry Finn "die ...

(2 pages) 48 0 3.9 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Mark Twain

The Sensible Thing," by F. Scott Fitzgerald

y ups and downs, and this continued throughout his life. After "a courtship of a year and a half," (Bloom 83) Fitzgerald finally thought he made "the fortune that would convince the girl" to marry him ... renia and eventual breakdown," (Votteler 6:44) her spiral downward dragged Fitzgerald down as well (Bloom 85). Attempting to cope with her schizophrenia, Fitzgerald traveled frequently to be near his ...

(7 pages) 112 0 4.3 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"The Eyes Were Watching Gods" by Zora Neale Hurston.

, through the nature - pear trees and bees "She saw a dust-bearing bee sink into the sanctum of the bloom ...... So this was a marriage. (p.13)". Janie observes the bees pollinate a blossom inspire he ...

(3 pages) 42 1 0.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"Their Eyes Were Watching God" by Zora Hurston.

ra Hurston, expresses Janie's maturity through poetic imagery.In the book, Janie is compared to the blooming of a blossoming pear tree. Janie describes the blossoming pear tree that fascinated her whe ... kyard.... From barren brown stems to glistening leaf-buds; from the leaf-buds to snowy virginity of bloom."(10) The quote describes the maturity of the pear tree from a stem to a bloom. The quote show ...

(2 pages) 59 0 3.7 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Fate Vs. Free Will in Shakespeare's MacBeth.

that it is free-will - and not fate - that determined the course of Shakespeare's play.While some, Bloom included, hold to the belief that the witches' predictions lead to Macbeth's fate, the witches ...

(4 pages) 54 0 3.0 Aug/2003

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

Life After Death: The Renaissance Era.

Fire, four main events happened which helped 'shatter' medieval Europe, allowing the Renaissance to bloom. In his essay, the Black Death, Manchester explores the beginnings of formalized education, th ...

(5 pages) 77 1 5.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

About anyone's life from France.

the first few times they tried. My family declared bankruptcy twice before the business started to bloom. When the business was just beginning, I remember living in a small house with one brother and ...

(2 pages) 32 1 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The Hours - Film Analysis

threads lie bare in front of me, but to take the theories of influence (as voiced, for example, by Bloom) and their concept of a unidirectional relationship between an anterior text and a posterior t ... thor." Introduction to Literature, Criticism and Theory. 2nd ed. London: Prentice Hall, 1999. 19-27.Bloom, Harold. The Anxiety of Influence: A Theory of Poetry. New York: Oxford University Press, 1973 ...

(48 pages) 364 3 3.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film History

Life's Asylum

play is to show the audience how everyone's individuality is deep-inside themselves just waiting to bloom. As the play progresses, each character finds themselves and starts becoming their own person ...

(1 pages) 32 1 4.6 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Ernest Hemmingway: Who is is what he has done!

y his mother to never be afraid to express himself, and through that, Hemmingway's talents began to bloom. At age seventeen, Hemmingway got his first job at a newspaper in Kansas City, writing article ...

(4 pages) 32 0 4.0 Mar/2004

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

Geoffrey Chaucer

People like Spencer, Keats, Tennyson learned about verse forms by reading some of Chaucer's work. ( Bloom 41).Geoffrey Chaucer's date and place of birth are not known, but it is said that Chaucer was ... n by Richard II. In 1399 John of Gaunt's son Henry became king, and he increased Chaucer's pension (Bloom 88). Less than a year later Chaucer died. He was buried in Westminster Abbey, in the section t ...

(7 pages) 62 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Headache Trap / Goodbye To Dreams

uch a warm embrace.Trimmed, shaped, pared, and prunedYour hands raised me into the light so I could bloom,But I proceeded to depress as I grewThere has been hell with all that I felt.I must be blind: ...

(1 pages) 28 0 3.9 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

To develop Sponge Iron Industry as National Advantage for India based on Porter's Model

r to generate a National Advantage.We need to analyze the industry with the perspective that it can bloom into a source of advantage for the nation as a whole. So for this purpose we first have to ide ...

(8 pages) 70 0 4.3 Jul/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Spring and Fall VS. Summer and winter

. That is why there is the autumn and spring; the climate then fluctuates up and down plants are in bloom in the spring and they become harvested in the autumn; one can also decide whether or not to w ...

(1 pages) 33 0 5.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

A.E. Housman/Loveliest of Trees

the lines. The first symbols I encountered in this poem were the colors. The cherry tree is blooming lovely in the spring, 'Wearing white for Eastertide'. Its fruit is at the peak of ripeness, ... aves me fifty moreRed is the color of passion that the author has in his quest to see all things in bloom, actual and figurative, and his deep desire to spend the remainder of his years soaking up all ...

(1 pages) 89 1 4.1 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Challenge and solutions of effective parent Involvement PART#2

their own and the parent's role in this regard is limited to ensuring it's completion. According to Bloom's Stability and Change in Human Characteristics (as referenced by Sergiovanni) the intellectua ... proach one must take in terms of addressing the problem of effective parental involvement.ReferencesBloom, Benjamin s. 1954. Stability and Change in Human Characteristics. New York: Wiley.Myrick, R. ( ...

(2 pages) 46 0 0.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers


htest man to birth. Thou who fructifies the earth, Thou who restorest to centuries, Thou who makest bloom the spring, Thou who makest vibrate the musical chords... Thou, splendour of my spring, O thou ...

(4 pages) 22 0 4.5 Feb/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > The Cold War