Essays Tagged: "Lionel"

Lionel, Wounded Knee, and Intertextuality . Characteristic of character in Thomas Kings "Running water"

Lionel Red Dog, one of Thomas King's characters in his novel Green Grass,Running Water, was an emplo ... e worked in Indian Affairs,and his job took him all over North America. It was in South Dakota that Lionel hadhis last assignment.Lionel was sent to Utah to deliver a speech on 'The History of Cultura ... vesthat coheres him into going to Wounded Knee for a peaceful rally. Along the way, thevehicle that Lionel is riding in is pulled over by the police. He steps from the car, andtrips over a gun that wa ...

(3 pages) 56 0 4.7 Oct/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Chaucer's Outlook on Human Nature Based on observations in "The Canterbury Tales".

or another.Chaucer lived through a lot. After escaping the Black Death, he became a page for Prince Lionel, one of the sons of King Edward III, around 1357. Not long after becoming a yeoman for Lionel ... 357. Not long after becoming a yeoman for Lionel, Chaucer was kidnapped by French enemies of Prince Lionel in 1360. By 1367, Chaucer had become a an official Valet for King Edward III. In truth, Chauc ...

(3 pages) 54 0 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > "Canterbury Tales" by Geoffrey Chaucher

Geoffrey Chaucer

ucer says that he was a page in the household of the Countess of Ulster, she was the wife of Prince Lionel. From this time on Chaucer on Chaucer is believed to be associated with the royal family. By ... of France at Reims ("Brice"). In the year 1360 Chaucer went to France again on a mission for Prince Lionel. In recent documents it states that in 1366 Chaucer was in Spain, after his return he married ...

(7 pages) 62 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"The Adventures of Sir Launcelot": A Traditional Medieval Romance.

the three reasons that "The Adventures of Sir Launcelot" is a romance story is presented after Sir Lionel was taken by the knight, later known as Sir Turquine. When Sir Ector de Moris found out that ... e knight, later known as Sir Turquine. When Sir Ector de Moris found out that Sir Launcelot and Sir Lionel both left the court, he, courteously, went to seek them. Soon, he was challenged by Sir Turqu ...

(2 pages) 14 0 0.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"The Hardcore Healers"

urban areas that consist of many violent, illegal acts where it seems that nobody is in control. In Lionel K. McPherson's essay, "From That Gangsta Hobbes to Radical Liberals," he gives the opinion th ...

(6 pages) 605 0 5.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

Maniac Magee

Maniac Magee By Jerry Spinelli This Book is about a kid name Jerry Lionel Magee.He has a mother and a father but one day they go to a place that Magee wish they never ...

(2 pages) 16 0 1.0 Jul/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Left Behind

and returns home late drunk and high.Chapter 3 In the third chapter the book introduces a boy named Lionel. He was a Christian since birth, but he only was Christian because he thought he had to be. H ... Vicki returns home and her parents tried to get her to accept Christ but she just wouldn't accept. Lionel fell asleep with his uncle in the basement of his house. Ryan was sleeping when sirens woke h ...

(3 pages) 482 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

9 Stories

"Down at the Dinghy" (1949), Salinger shows emotional pain through the eyes of a four year old boy. Lionel is emotionally hurt by a comment made about his father though his mother and the reader are n ... is father though his mother and the reader are not aware of his problem. After the comment is made, Lionel becomes very upset and runs away to a safe haven on the family boat. Lionel's mother, Boo Boo ...

(12 pages) 23 0 3.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

TV and Their Effects on Kids

Vol.62, p.23) Kids and teens all around the world have been fascinated with pro wrestling just like Lionel Tare, a normal 12-year-old boy. Lionel's mother said she would see Lionel imitating the moves ... rform on TV. His mom thought nothing of it until July 28, 1999, when something went horribly wrong. Lionel had killed a 6-year-old girl named Tiffany Eunick. Doctors say she died from a skull fracture ...

(5 pages) 67 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Green Grass Running Water

harmony between all living things. Thomas King proves this thesis using the characters Alberta, and Lionel.Alberta Frank is a Native American woman teaching native studies to a small group of "white" ... eparts for "home." Alberta is discontent with her relationships and herself. She is dating two men, Lionel and Charlie. When either starts "talking commitment," or begins "hinting about spending more ...

(6 pages) 15 0 2.3 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy