Essays Tagged: "Persona"

A minor response to the poem "Softest of Tongues" by Vladimir Nabokov

and thus a need for change. The line "novels interrupted by the din of the tunnels" depict how the persona strives to appreciate literature but the "dim of the tunnels" or their surroundings always s ... seem to interfere. The "drab designs that habit seldom sees" illustrate the busy lifestyle that the persona might lead and as a result, cause them to loose their appreciation for the arts. The mention ...

(3 pages) 22 0 4.5 Dec/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing

El narcisismo en el mundo actual

lgunas de ellas. Las segunda lectura es Espejito, espejito, de Michael Maccoby, y nos presenta a la personalidad narcisista como una característica de los líderes actuales, los cuales ll ... ista y un líder que no posee estas características. Menciona también a algunos personajes famosos, diferenciando sus características narcisistas y haciendo énfasis e ...

(11 pages) 15 0 0.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Brief notes on 'The Road Not Taken' by Robert Frost

ndividual.Within the context of Robert Frost's The Road Not Taken the physical journey taken by the persona is used as a metaphor for the inner journey he is actually experiencing by choosing between ... ent paths. Thus the road is an extended metaphor as it is used throughout the poem to symbolise the persona's inner journey and emotional/spiritual experience.Frost's use of first person when composin ...

(1 pages) 53 0 4.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

John Keates - "Ode to Autumn" - "Ode to Autumn" is a typical example of romantic poetry is which a "oneness with nature" is revealed through sensuous images. Do you agree?

also creates a melodious and peaceful timbre, which emphasises the closeness and the love that the persona is having with nature in this poem. This links to the imagery that John Keates uses.The visu ... e words such as "soft-lifted" which gives the poem a calm tone while emphasising and describing the personas ideas of nature. This line can also be classed as personification as the persona is describ ...

(2 pages) 63 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

How does Les Murray's "The Widower in the Country" convey ideas about change?

rea.In the first stanza, the first line, "I'll get up soon, and leave my bed unmade", shows how the persona leads a life that is monotonous and repetitive each day. There is a certainty and reluctance ... In the second stanza, the personification of "Christmas paddocks, aching in the heat", imitates the personas own feelings, and the words "aching in the heart" look like aching in the heart, which is w ...

(3 pages) 20 0 5.0 Feb/2005

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

How does "Letters to the Winner", convey a variety of ideas about change?

anges that are perceived to be positive to some may actually be negative to others.In the poem, the persona's neighbour, a divorced man who leads a lonely and tedious life, has just "won the special l ... gh the change here seems positive to many, in the next few stanzas, they are not so positive to the persona's neighbour. The letters that he receives are described metaphorically as snakes- "shaken ou ...

(3 pages) 14 0 0.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature > Poetry

Emily Dickinson's Persona

into the poems written by Emily Dickinson. The poems I have chosen to write about show Dickinson's Personas as sexually erotic yet innocent, as a lover of nature and the natural processes, and deeply ... and deeply dark.In several of Dickinson's poems she can easily be viewed as somewhat erotic in her Persona. For example, in poem 249, Dickinson describes "Wilds Nights" where wild night should be "ou ...

(3 pages) 32 0 4.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

The Collar

ive and complex poets in the history of English verse. In his poem "The Collar" he takes on a persona going through a variety of thoughts, perhaps originating from a spiritual event in Herbert's ... spiritual event in Herbert's life. It shows a conflict in beliefs due to a tragic experience in the persona's life. This conflict causes a struggle filled with wit, logic, and passion. Using aspects o ...

(4 pages) 1621 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


Jonah Agus Persona's mise en scene I am analyzing the mise en scene for Ingmar Bergman's Persona. This 1966 fil ... Elisabet's letter and that is where we leave off.Shary, Timothy M. An Analysis of Ingmar Bergman's Persona. Hampshire College 1988

(2 pages) 414 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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

Travelling shoes + Physical Journey

t paths or forms towards the destination where a variety of obstacles may be faced.The theme of the personal power of undertaking a journey is explored in the poem entitled, "Travelling Shoes" by Leno ... ed a poem based on an individual whom has an optimistic outlook towards the concept of journey. The persona appears to be venturing out to the open road with its travelling boots and taking risks and ...

(3 pages) 16 0 0.0 Jun/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

Appreciating Rain on a Grave by Thomas Hardy

This poem presents its composer, Thomas Hardy, through a persona of grief over his late wife.The poem is contextualized immediately after Mrs. Hardy’s d ... r his late wife.The poem is contextualized immediately after Mrs. Hardy’s death as the widowed persona stands by her grave. The poem moves from third person perspective through to a first person ... oem moves from third person perspective through to a first person point of view. It reflects on the persona’s guilt of mistreating his late wife before her death and his yearning to be with her i ...

(3 pages) 2451 0 5.0 Jul/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

Biological and Humanistic Approaches Personality Assessment

Biological and Humanistic Approaches Personality Assessment � PAGE \* MERGEFORMAT �2� University of PhoenixBiologica ... 33; PAGE \* MERGEFORMAT �2� University of PhoenixBiological and Humanistic Approaches Personality AssessmentBiological and Humanistic Approaches Personality AssessmentUno de los asuntos ... dades de Maslow para comparar que necesidades de crecimiento influencian la formación de una personalidad y se mencionara cual de las dos teorías mejor describe mi personalidad.El enfoqu ...

(7 pages) 13 0 0.0 Jan/2011

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Social Development Research Paper

divorcio es la depresión. Este aspecto puede ocurrir en una o ambas partes. En ocasiones las personas buscan ayuda sicológica. Hay casos en donde los individuos nunca superan esa perdida ... el artículo que la comunicación es una fuente principal para evitar el fracaso de las personas tanto a nivel personal como profesional. El artículo pretende demostrar que la comun ...

(7 pages) 2 0 0.0 Mar/2011

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

The Preludes

10. You had such a vision of the street. Last time we were talking about the pronounces. Who is the persona? Do we have other characters? Line 10 gives us an evidence to link part 3 to part 2 to part ... 1. He goes to many experiences. Now, he has a vision of the street which means that it is the same persona addressing himself.You curled the papers from your hair,Some critics say that this proves to ...

(10 pages) 3 0 0.0 May/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Politics Economic

l'oggetto dell'imposta indipendentemente dalle caratteristiche del soggetto tassato → imposte personali: colpiscono gli stessi oggetti ma tenendo conto delle caratteristiche del soggetto tassato ... che del soggetto tassato e permettendo di sommare i diversi tipi di reddito percepiti da una stessa persona Le imposte personali a) sono più eque di quelle reali: la progressività applic ...

(55 pages) 2 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics