Essays Tagged: "imaginative journey"

Coleridge and the concept of Journeys

ugh the understanding that the journey involves three focus natures, that of the inner journey, the imaginative journey and the physical journey. Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772 - 1834) explores these t ... of 'Thought' is highlighted by this personification and conduits the interim between the inner and imaginative journey. These techniques enhance the responder's understanding of the journey in their ...

(14 pages) 152 1 4.8 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Imaginative Journey [speech]. Explore the ways in which the concept of the Journey is represented in a variety of texts. The Tempest, Wind In The Willows Extract, Edward Scissorhands.

e ourselves are and may become." Good morning teachers and fellow students. Text's dealing with the imaginative journey often use the conventions of the genre to explore human nature, or critique soci ... "The Wind In The Willows," and Tim Burtons' 1990 film, "Edward Scissorhands."William Shakespeare's imaginative text, "The Tempest" presents a situation within the constructed space of a theatre, in w ...

(4 pages) 195 1 4.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Techniques in Ivory Trail, by Victor Keleher

al is the literal or physical journey. But underlying this The Ivory Trail could be also seen as an imaginative journey. The imaginative journey is depicted through the use of numerous visual techniqu ... ess and adventure. This allows the responder to visualise the protagonist's physical as well as the imaginative journey through his perspective. The presence of the pyramid denotes a past setting, whi ...

(3 pages) 67 1 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

" A journey is more than just movement from one place to another. It is about learning and growth.

one place to another. It is about learning and growth.What have you learned about the importance of imaginative journeys from your study of imaginative journeys?An imaginative journey is a journey tak ... re walk through the beautiful village and is left alone under the lime tree. This poem is linked to imaginative journeys because even though Coleridge is physically unable to join his friends on their ...

(2 pages) 113 1 3.9 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

'Imaginative journeys always transform us in someway'. Explore this statement referring to Frost at Midnight, Journey to the Interior, and Sliding Doors.

Transformation due to the undertaking of an imaginative journey is a certainty for every person. After an imaginative journey the mind frame of ... therefore they are unable to return to the same mind frame that they previously had. Similarly, the imaginative journey that Coleridge embarks on during the poem Frost at Midnight transforms his mind. ... e becomes optimistic and open minded. However, in Margaret Atwood's poem Journey to the Interior no imaginative journey is undertaken, rather the speculation of obstacles that can prevent discovering ...

(4 pages) 146 1 4.5 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Write an essay which explains what you understand about the importance of Imaginative Journeys as a means of gaining knowledge of self and our place in the universe.

Imaginative journeys are a great importance to one's life as it is a key that holds the experience t ... a beautiful picture of "the gifts God had given him". The narrator of the poem switches between his imaginative journey and his thoughts. The poem uses iambic pentameter, which is the closest meter to ... wn school days to a speculation of the future of his baby. The reader is aware that he is taking an imaginative journey from the first line of the stanza "But O! how oft, How oft, at school". This jou ...

(5 pages) 67 0 4.6 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

How are the concepts of the journey expressed through the context, values and structure of the texts chosen for the 'Area of Study'?

ntellectual discovery, self awareness,and global understanding (which are the basic concepts of the imaginative journey).In Coleridge's 'This Lime-Tree Bower, My Prison' the imaginative journey is use ... eyond the physical. 'The Wind in theWillows' (extract) from Kenneth Grahames novel, potrays several imaginative journeyconcepts, from which the focal point of the extract is emphasied on the journey i ...

(5 pages) 75 0 3.7 Aug/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Essay about "journeys" stimulus booklet 2004 Text Six, 'Journeys Over Land and Sea and Text Two, Victor Kelleher's 'The Ivory Trail'

d in a specified time from one place to another, whether this place is physical, inner or imagined. Imaginative journeys occur in a fantasy world, where the reader or character goes on the journey, an ... orld, where the reader or character goes on the journey, and in the case of the character having an imaginative journey, the reader also learns from this experience.The cover of 'The Ivory Trail' conv ...

(5 pages) 67 0 4.3 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The way journeys and imaginative journeys are communicated in two of the stimulus book items 2004 "The Ivory Trail" and "Journey into the Interior"

d in a specified time from one place to another, whether this place is physical, inner or imagined. Imaginative journeys occur in a fantasy world, where the reader or character goes on the journey, an ... orld, where the reader or character goes on the journey, and in the case of the character having an imaginative journey, the reader also learns from this experience. Through different mediums and tech ...

(5 pages) 71 0 5.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

This essay explores the means of an imaginative journey which occur in one's imagination that is used to escape reality, face fears and contemplate ideas.

Imaginative journeys occur in the realm of the mind - a realm where reality is considered, and fanta ... erstanding of the real world, or recreates a tale that has never occurred. The common aspect of the imaginative journey is fictionality.The journey that is imagined often evokes the theme, or event, o ... change is always relevant, and always occurs. For without change, there is no journey.Commonly, the imaginative journey is sparked by an external stimulus. Frequently, this involves a challenge to the ...

(4 pages) 76 1 4.3 Dec/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

This essay explores the imaginative journey and how it is demonstrated through coleridge's poems "This Lime Tree Bower My Prison" and "Frost at Midnight"

After an imaginative journey the mind frame of the person who undertook the journey has altered due to a new ... therefore they are unable to return to the same mind frame that they previously had. Similarly, the imaginative journey that Samuel Taylor Coleridge embarks on during his conversational poems, "Frost ... the sights they would be seeing that he almost forgets he is not there himself.He returns from his imaginative journey no longer pessimistic but enthusiastic which is emphasized through the use of ex ...

(3 pages) 79 3 4.5 Jan/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

MARVELL- Bermudas. An essay about Mervell's escapist poem to the "remote Bermudas." Marvell employs all the techniques of poetry to create a dreamy escape from reality.

BERMUDASBy Andrew MarvellImaginative JourneysThis brilliantly rhythmic poem is a heavenly journey made possible by the skilfu ... mere escape to Marvell's idea of good holiday island. To better understand Bermuda's purpose as an imaginative journey, we need to understand something of its context. We need to know Marvell's inspi ... be far less enticing. But Marvell's invented sailors who sing the 'holy and cheerful note' give the imaginative journey realism and believability.Adding to the realism of the journey is the enchanting ...

(4 pages) 18 0 5.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Samuel coleridge's texts (kinda half study notes)

An imaginative journey allows us to escape from the pragmatic routine of reality into uncharted depths ...

(1 pages) 24 0 1.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

How the imaginative journey is depicted in the painting "Sacred Journey" by Susan Hickman

What is the imaginative journey represented in the text and how do language forms, features and structures shape ...

(1 pages) 502 0 0.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Speech on what we learn from imginative journeys from "Oh the places you'll go" Dr Seuss and The Road Not Taken Robert Frost

. You're off to Great Places! You're off and away."These opening lines mark the commencement of the imaginative journey through the world created by Dr. Seuss in his picture book, ""Oh the Places You' ... with a light tone. The language is simple, utilizing many metaphors, both visually and written. The imaginative journey alludes to all aspects of life; the positives through grinning purple elephants ...

(2 pages) 36 0 3.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Imaginative journeys: Relating Colerdige's "Frost at Midnight" to Martin Luther King's "I Have a Dream" speech. (Australian HSC essay - recieved 98%)

WHAT IMAGINATIVE JOURNEYS ARE EXPLORED IN "I HAVE A DREAM"?The speech "I Have a Dream" is an imaginative ... its ability to create and teach us about ourselves and our society. King takes the responder on an imaginative journey that transports them from their everyday reality and paints a picture of a futur ... devotes of civil rights, 'When will you be satisfied?' [Never]".King ties together the literal and imaginative elements of the journey by urging audience members to continue the struggle in their hom ...

(4 pages) 57 0 3.4 Mar/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

How an imaginative journey is depicted in Kubla Khan and an electronic image "i want to fly"

An imaginative journey is characterised by engagement with the unfamiliar, which transports responders ... m, experience the exhilaration of inspiration and the unfamiliar aspect of the imagination.Thus, an imaginative journey is an experience of the unknown motivated in the art, in this case by the colour ...

(2 pages) 30 0 5.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

An Analysis of two of the characters in Shakespeare's the tempest

can be argued that all of the characters go through a transformation during this play, however, the imaginative journey can particularly be seen in the central character Prospero and his magical slave ... ate this happy ending. Prospero's act of relinquishing his magical powers signifies the end of this imaginative journey."Now my charms are all o'erthrown,And what strength I have's mine ownWhich is mo ...

(3 pages) 47 0 2.5 May/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"the journey, not the arrival, matters" - NSW 2004 paper 1

It is the journey, not the arrival, that ultimately transforms the traveller - particularly for imaginative journeys, which often occur spontaneously and is undecided in its destination. The exper ... pires them to spiritual reform, which constitutes the educative and/or therapeutic qualities of the imaginative journey.While the philanthropic vision of Coleridge, in This Lime Tree Bower My Prison, ...

(4 pages) 74 0 3.7 Aug/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Imaginative Journeys essay.

The imaginative journey is one in which we escape reality and are invited to acknowledge a new reality w ... e. Coleridge's poems, "This Limetree Bower My Prison" and "Frost at Midnight" take the reader on an imaginative journey with the character through various forms of imagery placing a clear image in the ... plane crash placed in unrealistic circumstances on a strange island. These texts represent what the imaginative journey has to offer in a variety of ways.The poems of Coleridge were written in the Rom ...

(4 pages) 89 0 4.3 Oct/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing