Essays Tagged: "Derry"

Analysis of the opening sequence of Jeepers Creepers, directed by Victor Salva.

e because it creates suspense with out the audience even knowing it.Trish (the passenger) says that Derry (the driver) just drove past a stop sign. This also creates suspense, as the road is deserted ... serted give the opening sequence a feeling of isolation. The feeling of isolation is increased when Derry says he hasn't seen another car for 50 miles.For reasons currently unknown to the audience, De ...

(2 pages) 33 2 3.4 Nov/2003

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

By 1928 all the essentials of democracy had been achieved. Discuss

cal advantage and party expediency played a greater part than abstract notions of representations" (Derry) In Parliament some of the cabinet were against reform as they believed it would affect them ... s only a 46% increase in the counties. "The Act, heightened the contrast between town and county" (Derry) Nonetheless in districts such as Birmingham and Newcastle upon Tyne the electorate swelled t ...

(9 pages) 50 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Reading In the Dark: Book Reviews

about family history. "Can't you just let the past be past?" Like everyone else in this family from Derry, Northern Ireland, the narrator in Seamus Deane's Reading in the Dark is haunted by the past. ... tor looks back on his childhood and adolescence in the 1940s and 50s in the Bogside neighborhood of Derry, a troubled town on the border of the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland. Members of the ...

(5 pages) 33 0 4.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Freedom Of the City: Justice

s statements so that they coincide with his own personal beliefs of what exactly happened in London Derry in 1970.In his first speech, the author Brian Friel introduces the character of the Judge as a ... er an illegal protest march for civil rights was organised by Irish Catholics in the city of London Derry. This bias is introduced early in his speech before he is issued with any facts or evidence; a ...

(2 pages) 18 0 2.3 Aug/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"Voices of Northern Ireland: Growing Up in a Troubled Land." Carolyn Meyer. Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1987, 206 pp., $12.00. ISBN 0-15-200635-4 BOOK REVIEW

g of her journey through this troubled country. One of the most interesting chapters is chapter 9, "Derry/Londonderry: Stroke City." In the town known as Derry to Catholics, and Londonderry to Protest ...

(2 pages) 13 0 0.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"The Constant Revolution"-- Summary of Important Events that brought Ireland to the political turmoil that it is today.

Northern Ireland, IRA, Sinn Fèin, Belfast, The Civil Rights Movement, Bloody Sunday, Derry, British Army, Valhalla, Black and Tans, Michael Collins, The Orange Order, terrorism, Catholi ... internment without trial, met and organized. The group had planned a march for January 30, 1972 in Derry, Northern Ireland."...I could feel the hope that swelled with the singing of 'We Shall Overcom ...

(3 pages) 25 0 0.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History


mselves against Catholic attacks. The name comes from the King William of Orange.Apprentice Boys of Derry This is another important Protestant group.They are very popular in and around Londonderry.The ... n and around Londonderry.They were founded after the apprentice boys saved the Protestants in Londonderry during a siege of the town.Religions in Ireland In Northern Ireland live 1,5 million people, 1 ...

(2 pages) 1829 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Society, Science & Technology

color of the creature is brown with red-orange eyes, as seen by the viewers on the roads. People of Derry, Youngtown, Bell Township and Greensburg have reported that they have seen the creature of Big ... also heard about the screams of the creatures of the Bigfoot society. Among these places, people of Derry have seen the creature of Bigfoot society in large numbers as compared to the other places. He ...

(9 pages) 29 0 3.0 Feb/2010

Subjects: Literature Research Papers