Essays Tagged: "Mina Harker"

How the use of the diary form narrative is beneficial to the novel "Dracula" by Bram Stoker.

ing that is happening; nothing is beinghidden from the reader. An example of this happening is when Mina is at the insane asylumand is worried sick about something happening to Jonathan Harker. Mina h ... ppening to Jonathan Harker. Mina hides all that shefeels when Jonathan Harker is near her. All that Mina is feeling is written by herself, andwhat, how she is feeling is ready for a reader to examine ...

(4 pages) 61 0 2.3 Feb/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The use of horror in Bram Stoker's Dracula and Mary Shelly's Frankenstein.

he had the power to instantly transfer himself there. His alluring power to women was unstoppable, Mina Harker was easily seduced. Dracula also had super strength. For more strength he would drink th ... common to see evil being beautiful, alluring, and seductive in many cases. Dracula is in love with Mina Harker. He wants her so bad that he uses his charm at first and then his seductive power. He wh ...

(5 pages) 95 0 3.0 Dec/2002

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

Analyzing the play 'Dracula' at the Delaware Theater. Mainly opinion and proving opinions.

ions among play to play but the same gist should be there. One of the big changes I noticed was how Mina, her fiancé, the German doctor, and the asylum doctor found Dracula when they were going ... tly to get the point across of a breeze and not a monsoon of wind. Also, the many silioques done by Mina's fiancé were really good because they darkened the whole stage except for the spot ligh ...

(4 pages) 58 0 4.6 Dec/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts

'Dracula is nothing more than a simple gothic horror story' - describes why it IS more than a simple story

ic elements used include; the plot built around mystery; disturbing dreams, experienced by Lucy and Mina; mist, fog and howling winds, all to create a feeling of uneasiness; a fragile or vulnerable wo ... ext displays how Victorian society only allowed women limited roles and choices. This is shown when Mina is deprived of a role in the hunt for the vampire, in which the men decide not to share the inf ...

(3 pages) 51 1 3.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

An analysis of Women's roles in Bram Stoker's "Dracula"

typical ditz, and a woman with no inner strength. Lucy fits into the "angel" stereotype perfectly. Mina, on the other hand, represents the new breed of women, those who are independent, smart, and re ... ew breed of women, those who are independent, smart, and resourceful, like current men of the time. Mina is successful in her battle against Dracula, where Lucy is not. This was perhaps a prophecy on ...

(2 pages) 49 0 5.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Powerpoint Presentation- Comparative Analysis: Sex Appeal in Dracula and its Appropriations

ch repressed value. It was common in people's thoughts however was considered unacceptable by the dominant beliefs of the nineteenth century society.- Bram Stoker attempts to reverse this rejection th ... hrough subtle inclusions in his novel, particularly through the character of Dracula.- Jonathon and Mina Harker are presented as models of chastity. Stoker avoids any overt treatment of the sexuality ...

(3 pages) 63 1 3.0 Jul/2006

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


o his body at nightfall. They find him, open the closet and do away with him. Doing that, they save Mina too before she had become a vampire herself.

(1 pages) 7 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature


om Transylvania who travels to England in search of new victims. He moves in next door to beautiful mina Murray and Lucy Westerna. He kills Lucy and then proceeds to slowly take Mina's life. He is dis ...

(1 pages) 13 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature


gent would not have provided any answers to Jonathan. One last sign of elitism is shown when Mina describes how wonderful it is for all of the men to be very wealthy. Of course, without the mon ... ng to spend it so freely."(376) The men travel and buy the transportation needed at any given time. Mina is just there to help with whatever small work is needed. Nobody except the extremely ri ...

(2 pages) 5 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Dracula Review

(1 pages) 427 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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

Dracula - Analysis.

he reader knows the significance of events long before the characters do. This is demonstrated when Mina seals Jonathan's journal, she does not realize that she is causing a costly delay in understand ...

(4 pages) 25 1 4.0 Jul/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Bram Stoker's Dracula

fantasize women, apparent in their associations with and writings about the Weird Sisters, Lucy and Mina Harker. In the beginning of the story you see how Harker's confrontation with one of Dracula's ... men at awakening sexual desires within men. Victorian England was an age where women were clearly dominated by society's constraints. It restricted them from expressing their sexual desires. Normally ...

(2 pages) 1 0 0.0 Mar/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers