Essays Tagged: "fictional story"

Symbolism and Theme in "The Lesson" by Toni Cade Bambara 1972

sson are Bambara's use of symbolism and theme. The Lesson takes place in New York's inner city. The fictional story begins with a group of poor, uneducated, lower class city kids standing in front of ...

(4 pages) 240 3 3.4 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

MR. HOLLAND'S OPUS

MR. HOLLAND'S OPUS is the classic fictional story about a teacher who uses rock and roll to teach untalented kids to appreciate music. ...

(5 pages) 75 2 4.6 Apr/2003

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

"The Samurai's Garden" by Gail Tsukiyama.

believe world where all is perfect. Even though The Samurai's Garden written by Gail Tsukiyama is a fictional story, it addresses real relationship issues. These are issues all people can relate to su ...

(4 pages) 71 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Urban Legends.

out she ate roach eggs, which were in her taco. The previous stories are urban legends, any modern, fictional story, told as truth, that reaches a wide audience by being passed from person to person(B ...

(3 pages) 71 0 4.7 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

"A Romance of Many Demensions' by Edwin A. Abbot. In this story by Edwin A. Abbot is Abbot telling us to strive for perfection or to be content with what we have?

Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions, by Edwin A. Abbot, is a fictional story that tells of life in two dimensions through the eyes of A. Square, the narrator. Th ...

(3 pages) 34 0 5.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"The Last of the Mohicans" - Accuracy Report

vents?""The last of the Mohicans", the film, was based on a novel by James Fenemore Cooper. It is a fictional story set in an historical time. The movie is based on 'The French and Indian War' also kn ...

(5 pages) 108 2 3.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

The title is The President. This is a book report on the boook called The President, by Miguel Angel Asturias

The novel The President, by Miguel Angel Asturias is afictional story that depicts everyday Guatemalan life. He isable to use the fear that the village pe ... ir rulersand are afraid to go against them for fear of cruel punishment.Asturias had to write a non-fictional story about theGuatemalan people's fear of the ruler. If he didn't mix inthe dream sequenc ...

(1 pages) 57 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

Discuss Mary Shelly's 'Frankenstein' in relation to Cixous. Frankenstein by Mary Shelly. Sorties by Helene Cixous. Includes Bibliography.

sexuality but illustrates the hidden fears or issues surrounding society of that period. The fictional story is told by a Victor Frankenstein to a group of sailors who find him. He begins his s ...

(7 pages) 50 0 3.5 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Business Themes Related to Glory

Themes from GloryBackgroundThe movie, Glory, is a semi-fictional story of the formation of the 54th Massachusetts Infantry Regiment, the first black Union ...

(13 pages) 101 0 5.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

An esay based on my opinions of My 'Antonia, by Willa Cather.

mes, Jim looks back passionately at his childhood, adolescence and manhood. This book was (though a fictional story) a recollection of the past through Jim's writing. His memories are what drive him a ...

(3 pages) 37 1 5.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Last of the Mohicans - The Power of Love (film version)

s - The Power of LoveThe Last of the Mohicans is a film based on the novel of the same name. It's a fictional story set in the year 1757, during the French and Indian War. Though it takes place in the ...

(2 pages) 28 0 0.0 Nov/2004

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

Book Review of "THe Hobbit" by Tolken

The Hobbit, a novel by J. R. R. Tolkien, was about a heroic quest and a fictional story for kids. This story included a hobbit, dwarves, elves, wargs, goblins, a half-man h ...

(3 pages) 16 0 3.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Elephants standing on a Hill (a critique on Ernest Hemingway's story Hills Like White Elephants, includes quotes)

Elephants standing on a Hill Ernest Hemingway's fictional story, Hills Like White Elephants, carries a strong underlying meaning between the two cha ... he has a child it will never go away and could become a "white elephant". Ernest Hemingway's fictional story, Hills Like White Elephants, carries a strong underlying meaning between the two cha ...

(9 pages) 65 0 5.0 Jan/2005

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

The Influence of Nikolai Chernyshevsky on Emma Goldman.

sky received an extended prison sentence for the publication of the novel."What Is to Be Done" is a fictional story based upon a lover's triangle, with socialist undertones. The two main characters ar ...

(7 pages) 26 0 5.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

British women during the victorian age and in "Sense and Sensibility" by Jane Austen

y by Jane Austen, how it reflects its time and how you can see the conditions as a backdrop for the fictional story. I will look at the privileges women had, and also examine the limitations and norms ...

(13 pages) 72 0 5.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"Mean Creek"

"Mean Creek" is a fictional story that teaches us all the consequences of bullying, and how retaliation is not the tru ...

(3 pages) 47 0 2.3 Feb/2006

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

"Across Five Aprils" by Irene Hunt

Civil War.In this book Irene Hunt took some stories from her great-grandfather and tied them into a fictional story. This adds a new dimension because it is fictional characters with factual stories, ...

(1 pages) 589 0 0.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"The Masque of The Red Death" by Edgar Allen Poe

"The Masque of The Red Death", a fictional story by Edgar Allen Poe is about an epidemic, The Red Death, which plagues an entire coun ...

(3 pages) 49 0 0.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Edgar Allan Poe

"A Boy No More" by Harry Mazer

to kill them. It was not a pleasant experience for me. Even though it was an excellent historically fictional story of a 15 year-old Japanese American who had to travel to deliver a letter to a friend ...

(3 pages) 25 0 3.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"Who controls the past controls the future" - The Party An analysis on this statement from George Orwell's Book 1984. THE FATE OF THE FUTURE.

ors would be.The importance of history can be learned in this novel. In a world where the past is a fictional story and an accurate story is far from the reach of an average citizen, there is no plaus ... e power corrupts absolutely. The Party is merely one example in which power has corrupted. Although fictional, it is a valid example from which we can learn. When power is gained, people become entren ...

(3 pages) 38 0 5.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature