Essays Tagged: "pen name"

Theodore Seuss Geisel III - The Great American Children's Poet

the pseudonym for Theodor Seuss Geisel III, Ted Geisel tohis friends. He originally thought of his pen name being pronounced zo-oicewhich is the German pronunciation. He took his middle name from his ...

(2 pages) 62 0 4.0 Sep/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Mark Twain

n. MarkTwain is my favorite dead author.Mark Twain was never 'Mark Twain' at all. That was only his pen name. His real namewas Samuel Langhorne Clemens. Samuel was born in Florida, Missouri in 1835. H ...

(2 pages) 106 0 3.7 Sep/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

George Orwell and descriptions on some of his well known books

GEORGE ORWELL WAS THE PEN NAME of the English author, Eric Arthur Blair. Orwell was educated in England at Eton College. A ... prophetic nature of Orwell's classic. Barnes would proclaim,"Orwell's book is the keenest and most penetrating work produced in this generation on the current trends in national policy and world affa ...

(2 pages) 68 1 4.0 Apr/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Voltaire, Author and Philosopher

Francois Marie Arouet (pen name Voltaire) was born on November 21, 1694 in Paris. Voltaire's style, wit, intelligence and k ... rison he wrote his first major play, 'Oedipe,' which achieved great success in 1718. He adopted his pen name 'Voltaire' the same year.In 1726 Voltaire insulted a powerful young nobleman and was given ...

(2 pages) 75 0 3.9 Apr/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Classical Philosophy

Analysis of "Animal Farm" by Eric Blair

al Police in Burma, returned to Europe and started writing novels and essays for a living under his pen name 'George Orwell.' He was a political writer of his time, and usually wrote from his intense ... s book I thought It would be a children's storybook. Then I noticed the thickness of the novel and opened it up. I read the introduction and found that the novel was based on a political matter, and I ...

(4 pages) 68 0 3.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Biography of Oscar Wilde

ed him. His mother, Jane Francesca Elgee Wilde, was a poet who wrote patrioticIrish verse under the pen name Speranza, and had a considerable following. As ayoungster, Wilde was exposed to the brillia ... e for his sons. Two years later he tired of journalism andjournalists. He returned to partying and spending his time with friends and lovers, oftenoverstepping the bounds of what was considered morall ...

(5 pages) 142 2 5.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

This essay was written about George Orwell's novel 1984. It has a small biography, a synopsis, theme, structural feature, literary merit, and 3 references

19841. BiographyGeorge Orwell is the pen name of Eric Arthur Blair, a Britishwriter with political conscience. He was born in India buted ... urate.BibliographyEncarta. "George Orwell" Microsoft copyright 1993.Orwell, George. 1984. New York: Penguin Group, Dr. Tom Costa. tmc5a@clinch.edu ...

(4 pages) 138 0 4.8 May/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Communism Through The Eyes of George Orwell. Emphasizes on "Animal farm" and "1984"

ve written about many different subjects based on their personal experiences. George Orwell was the pen name of Eric Blair. He is one of the most famous political satirists of the twentieth century. H ... orge Orwell's books and essays, there is a strong autobiographical element due to the fact that he spent many years living with Communists in northern Great Britain (a small number of people started t ...

(10 pages) 174 0 4.6 Mar/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

An essay that talks about the life of Lewis Carroll

e ascertained other interests.Lewis Carroll was not born with the name Lewis Carroll. It became his pen name when he changed his birth name Charles Lutwidge Dodgeson into the Latin form of "Carolus Lo ...

(2 pages) 41 0 3.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

A Discussion of the Seven Deadly Sins as found in "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn"

The novel The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, written by Samuel L. Clemens, whose pen name was Mark Twain, presents the evils of southern societies during the pre-Civil War period in ... ke them up all over, and make them happy all over, like a dog-fight - unless it might be putting turpentine on a stray dog and setting fire to him, or tying a tin pan to his tail and see him run himse ... Wilkes' brothers. The duke and the king resent the good that the Wilkes' family will receive as compensation to his death. This example serves as a definition to the sin of Envy as carried out by the ...

(7 pages) 55 0 4.6 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Mark Twain

Response to the text, "Animal Farm".

d War II by George Orwell, successfully conveys his criticism upon Communism. George Orwell was the pen name of an English writer, Eric Blair. His first book, Down and Out in Paris and London, was pub ... in The Battle of Cowshed. After the battle, the rivalry between the two contender comes out in the open. Snowball's plan of building the windmill is declared as 'nonsense' by Napoleon. He also chases ...

(3 pages) 38 0 3.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Francois-Marie Arouet (Voltaire).

d his schooling at the age of 16 and soon after became a writer. It was in 1718 when he adopted his pen name Voltaire.Throughout his life, Voltaire was imprisoned and put into exile many times. In 171 ... ing Henry IV called La Henriade. This poem was published in 1723. By his early thirties, he was independently wealthy by an inheritance and wise investments. Some of his investments included corn and ...

(4 pages) 38 0 4.5 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Helene Blavatsky.

century.Her mother, Helena Andreyevna von Hahn, was a highly regarded novelist. She wrote under the pen name of Zenaide R. or Zeneide R-Va and was called the George Sand of Russia by Belinsky and othe ... everything unknown and mysterious, wierd and fantastical, and foremost of all, her craving for independence and freedom of action - a craving that nothing and nobody could control; all this combined ...

(5 pages) 47 1 4.2 Jan/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

George Orwell, and his perceptions of 1984. This essay will discuss characterization, plot, setting, tone, and irony.

George Orwell, the pen name of Eric Blair, was born on June 25, 1903 in Motihari India to Richard and Ida Blair. In 190 ...

(5 pages) 72 0 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

Biographical summery of the life of George Orwell, writer of Animal Farm, 1984... etc...

ghty Four, is not actually the name of the man who wrote Nineteen Eighty Four. George Orwell is the pen name of Eric Arthur Blair.Eric was born in Motihari in Bengal, India on the 25th of June, 1903. ... eing able to avoid it. Sin was not necessarily something that you did it might be something that happened to you.... Under Slim's cane: I must have had a glimpses of it even before I left home, for my ...

(3 pages) 29 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Mark Twain - A biography

Samuel Clemens, more widely known with his pen name of Mark Twain is one of the most loved American writers. Twain has published many great Ame ... him for misbehaving, and he was forced to whitewash a fence. Seeing his friends pass by, about to spend their day having fun, Clemens decided to play a trick on his friends and make it seem like he w ... ns worked as a steamboat pilot, and even got his brother a job. Clemens got into a fight and was suspended from his job for a day, but his brother still had to work on the ship. When the ship he was s ...

(4 pages) 40 1 3.8 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Life and Works of O.Henry

cal of O. Henry's stories.Born September 11, 1862 as William Sidney Porter, he later changed to his pen name of O. Henry. ^He spent his childhood in North Carolina. He was formally educated until he d ... the Joseph Harrell family and held several jobs. It was during this time that Porter first used his pen name, O. Henry, said to be derived from his frequent calling of "Oh, 'Henry'" the family cat.*By ...

(3 pages) 35 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

All about christopher pike

the first thing you should know is that Christopher Pike's real name is Kevin McFadden. He got his pen name from the guy on Star Trek. he currently lives in Santa Barbara. That is what I found out fr ... bbies. Which are meditating, writing books, running, astronomy, and something about computers, and spending time with his nieces and nephews. From the periodical well I didn't really find anything new ...

(2 pages) 50 0 4.2 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Discuss how George Orwell uses language techniques to represent power in "Animal Farm."

wer and to symbolise the communist system in the microcosm of a farmyard barn.George Orwell was the pen name of Eric Blair, a British political novelist and essayist. He was also a socialist but he cr ... g." One night Old Major, an old pig preached of freedom and equality for all animals as well as independence from humans to his fellow animal comrades. He introduced to them the 'Beasts of England' so ...

(7 pages) 92 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

George Eliot's Silas Marner

Title:Silas MarnerAuthor:George EliotPublisher:Penguin Books Ltd, 80 Strand, London WC2R ORL, EnglandCopyright Date: ... No. of Pages:1994 221 pagesI. AuthorGeorge Eliot (1819-1880), was the pen name of Mary Ann (or Marian) Evans, a great English novelist. Much of her fiction reflects the m ... Eppie. This incident marked Silas' acceptance for the loss of his gold. Moreover, Silas starts to open up to the people of Raveloe likewise the people are no longer fearful of Silas.4) Dolly Winthrop ...

(8 pages) 44 1 3.7 Sep/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors