Essays Tagged: "Miranda"

Use of Contrasts in Act I of The Tempest

e body, couldn't control his actions and thus made him the opposite of Ariel. He even tried to rape Miranda once, but was stopped by Prospero in the process. In fact, it might even be safe to say that ... .Recall that in Act I, Scene II, Shakespeare offered a parallel, or at least a contrast, in the way Miranda and Caliban were educated and how they used their education. Whereas education had beneficia ...

(3 pages) 82 0 4.5 Feb/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

John Fowles The Collector. AP British Literature: Pick a novel of literary merit in which a character in the novel is decidedly evil but which the reader holds sympathy for.MLA style.

ector (New York: Little, Brown and Company: 1963) Ferdinand Clegg, an amateur entomologist, kidnaps Miranda, a beautiful artist, and holds her in an underground room. Though his actions alone condemn ... s evil and immoral, the motive, his upbringing, strong sense of values and his undying adoration of Miranda, causes the reader to overlook the actions of Clegg and relate to him. The vicious way Miran ...

(4 pages) 102 0 3.0 May/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

Multiple sclerosis. the challenges that those who have it have when exercising and what symptoms they have that may make it harder to exercise at all. In APA form with references.

Challenges, Multiple Sclerosis and ExerciseMiranda HoltanNormandale Community College AbstractThe disease Multiple Sclerosis is caused ...

(4 pages) 58 1 2.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Crisis Negotiation.

"On February 6, 1996 at 0700 hours, John Miranda, a 6'5", 260 lb. Hawaiian male with a record for violence and under the influence of cocaine ... owed up he fired two rounds at them and a third into the leg of Guy George, the owner of the store. Miranda then phoned a local radio station and told them that someone was going to die. He then taped ... lked outside to look for Guy George who had managed to escape. The police were then able to talk to Miranda for several hours who demanded that $20,000 be taken to a location and thrown into the air i ...

(11 pages) 245 0 5.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

A 3 A4 page essay describing, in detail the full novel of John R. Fowles "the Collector".

The Collectorby John R. FowlesThe Collector is the story of the abduction and imprisonment of Miranda Grey by Frederick Clegg, told first from his point of view, and then from hers by means of a ... s narration of her illness and death.Clegg's section begins with his recalling how he used to watch Miranda entering and leaving her house, across the street from the town hall in which he worked. He ...

(6 pages) 56 0 4.5 Nov/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

William Shakespear - The Tempest - What do you find interesting about Shakespeare's presentation of Caliban in the play? You may confine yourself to two episodes or range more widely if you prefer.

n interesting love/hate feeling for Caliban throughout the play. While on one hand he tries to rape Miranda and the audience are therefore led to despise Caliban, on the other hand the audience are su ...

(1 pages) 49 0 0.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

Grady and Miranda- A Comparison of Lessons The Collector by John Fowles and All The Pretty Horses by Cormac McCarthy

bstacles and endure many hardships, ultimately leading them towards a path to self- awareness. Both Miranda in John Fowles' The Collector, and John Grady Cole in Cormac McCarthy's All The Pretty Horse ... Pretty Horses, encounter many unexpected struggles, which teach them important life lessons. Though Miranda's journey to self- recognition occurs solely in a dark basement, and John Grady's takes plac ...

(6 pages) 54 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Discuss the ways in which your engagement with the construction of a character or characters in "The Collector" has contributed to your understanding of the text.

bute to my understanding of the text. In The Collector by John Fowles, the reader's engagement with Miranda and Clegg helps them to understand Fowles idea of a class dominated society, in England duri ... in England during the 1960's. The Collector is a novel that compares the upper middle-class, where Miranda is placed in the societal ladder, and lower working class such as Clegg. Miranda belongs to ...

(9 pages) 63 0 3.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Discuss the many roles of Prospero in Shakespeares "The Tempest"

roles that Prospero plays. He has four major roles that I shall discuss as Duke of Milan, father to Miranda, master to Ariel and Caliban, and as a powerful magician.Prospero was the Duke of Milan as h ... being so reputed, in dignity and for the liberal arts without a parallel."Prospero is the father to Miranda. She is a pure and gentle individual because she has lived almost all of her life on this en ...

(3 pages) 76 0 4.3 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

The Tempest- Comparison and Contrast of Ferdinand and Caliban

spero holds one thing that each character desires. Ferdinand has the fancy for Prospero's daughter, Miranda. Caliban wants his island, which he believes he has the rightful claim to, back. Neither one ... want from Prospero because of his great powers. When Prospero sees that Ferdinand will take care of Miranda and is convinced the two are in love, he gives his blessing to the two lovers [under the one ...

(2 pages) 37 1 4.2 Aug/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

TITLE: Interpretation of an Architect: Frank Gehry

LECTURER: Mirjana LozanovskaASSIGNMENT: Long EssayTITLE: Interpretation of an Architect: Frank GehryMIRANDA HOBDAY100206369DUE DATE: O3.06.03Miranda Hobday100206369Interpretation of an ArchitectFrank ... LECTURER: Mirjana LozanovskaASSIGNMENT: Long EssayTITLE: Interpretation of an Architect: Frank GehryMIRANDA HOBDAY100206369DUE DATE: O3.06.03Miranda Hobday100206369Interpretation of an ArchitectFrank ...

(31 pages) 102 0 4.8 May/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Design Arts

Prospero's books, from Shakespeare's "The Tempest"

ifficult to like. He appears to be pretentious and self-important, yet his repeated insistence that Miranda should pay attention suggests that his story is boring her. Once Prospero moves on to a subj ... ing her. Once Prospero moves on to a subject other than his absorption in the pursuit of knowledge, Miranda's attention is captivated. The books are a symbol of Prospero's dangerous desire to withdraw ...

(4 pages) 21 0 0.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

"The Tempest"

cry that the ship has been hit. Everyone prepares to sink.The next scene begins much more quietly. Miranda and Prospero stand on the shore of their island, looking out to sea at the recent shipwreck. ... in order to make things right with them once and for all.After telling this story, Prospero charms Miranda to sleep and then calls forth his familiar spirit Ariel, his chief magical agent. Prospero a ...

(7 pages) 21 0 0.0 Aug/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

Women and Comedy: Sexual Humor and Female Empowerment

exual humor, women have been able to exert their newly acclaimed power in society.Carrie, Samantha, Miranda, and Charlotte represent a new generation of women who freely celebrate their sexuality and ...

(5 pages) 67 1 5.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Genre Study

Sex and the city, a sexual revelution?

or 6 years long we have been following the lives of Carrie Bradshaw and her "soul mates" Charlotte, Miranda and Samantha, while they are searching for "these guys to have fun with". Will the lives of ... ough all her research and realizations, she's remained open to the possibility of finding true love.Miranda is smart, self-assured and proud of her achievements. She raises the bar for herself continu ...

(7 pages) 94 1 4.6 Nov/2006

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

'The choice of an island setting for 'The Tempest' is crucial to the plays meaning and dramatic effect.' Discuss your view of the play in light of this comment. 'The Tempest' William Shakespeare

ery complex, that of Prospero and Caliban and Prospero and Ariel, ruler and rules. The way in which Miranda has been raised and Prospero's behaviour now there are others in the island enable Shakespea ... the island enable Shakespeare to explore the parent and child relationship.The relationship between Miranda and Caliban is extremely obvious in such an apparent Utopia, one of nature versus nurture. T ...

(2 pages) 15 0 3.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

Characterization Of Prospero

pain is still vividly in his mind. In addition, Prospero is also stirring up long lost memories in Miranda's remembrance. Shakespeare cleverly weaves the plot into the audience's mind by having Prosp ... e. Shakespeare cleverly weaves the plot into the audience's mind by having Prospero frequently call Miranda to attention. Prospero speaks about Antionio most vividly, using a vast amount of ima ...

(1 pages) 1118 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Collector, A Library Report

hrough these symbols. Not as obvious are the literary and linguistic allusions of the references to Miranda, Caliban and Ferdinand. The derivation of Clegg's name is from "clef"�, which means k ... ing a somber and frightening view of life's hazards"� (167). The two narrations by Clegg and Miranda are surprisingly similar not only in their physical descriptions of incidents that take plac ...

(4 pages) 1907 0 5.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Tempest Analysis

tive for holding Caliban in servitude is defined by Caliban's attempted rape on Prospero's daughter Miranda. Prospero uses this as collateral to get what he wants.A not so obvious enslavement is the r ... nso killed on the island but knows that if he wants to get off the island he must use Ferdinand and Miranda, and ultimately use Alonso to make an agreement with.This brings me to my next point of show ...

(4 pages) 30 1 3.0 Nov/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

CALIBAN'S ROLE

as to the morality of his treatment under Prospero. The relationship between Prospero, his daughter Miranda and Caliban is reflective and symbolic as to that of those during the colonisation periods a ... e got in return was being taught to speak which he clearly does not value for he states in reply to Miranda's exclaim "I ... took pains to make thee speak" with the impassioned speech:"You taught me l ...

(6 pages) 22 0 5.0 Jan/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare