Essays Tagged: "Peter Skrzynecki"

Analysis on Article 'The Long March' and link to poems of Peter Skrznecki

ion to add interest to the topic.Links to CoreThe text 'The Long March' link with the core topic of Peter Skrzynecki in several ways. The optimism towards the 'The Long March' is stated quite explicit ... nd their situation requires them to aspire for some thing. This is concurrent with emotions felt by Peter's immigrant's in 'Crossing the Red Sea', whereby the immigrants are escaping there home lands ...

(6 pages) 55 0 5.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Synthesis task

xperiences are never neutral.Various composers have represented different perspectives of journeys. Peter Skrzynecki explored the physical and emotional journeys of migrants in his poems "Migrant Host ... sible to examine a range of different journeys and the impact they have on those who undertake them.Peter Skrzynecki's poem "Migrant Hostel" portrays the difficulties experienced by migrants as they j ...

(7 pages) 89 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Speech: Journey representations through texts and visual image

o another, but there are much deeper meanings conveyed in a journey. This can be seen in two of the Peter Skrzynecki's poems in the core text 'Immigrant Chronicles'. The poems 'Crossing the Red Sea' a ... em physical, but actually also emotionally and spiritually affect the protagonist of the journey.In Peter Skrzynecki's 'Crossing the Red Sea' the poem tells us about the post-war immigrants leaving on ...

(7 pages) 181 0 3.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Discuss how the composer uses techniques in order to portray a physical journey to the responder with reference to IMmigrant CHronicles by Peter Skryznecki and 3 other related texts

ee that with physical journeys, comes inner journeys. In our prescribed text, Immigrant Chronicles, Peter Skrzynecki shows a pessimistic view towards his journeys but it is because of these journeys t ... and we are able to see his reaction to the mistakes he made in the past.In the poem Leaving Home by Peter Skrzynecki, the composer shows a pessimistic view towards physical journeys. The composer uses ...

(7 pages) 173 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

How is the concept of the physical journey is described in your prescribed texts?

lements such as a lack of choice, uncertainty, danger, and obstacles. Such journeys are explored in Peter Skrzynecki's poems Immigrants at Central station and 'Crossing the Red Sea', Alan Moir's polit ...

(5 pages) 8202 4 4.6 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

Journeys, Area of study

y of 'Journey to the Interior' and 'Your Journey', I have come to see that this is not the case. In Peter Skrzynecki's 'A Drive in the country', I saw that a journey can be one that is in the mind. An ... t to Australia where Amy Johnson preserved through her torment made it through her journey, just as Peter Skrzynecki and his parents did in 'Migrant Hostel'. The willingness to keep going and the ambi ...

(5 pages) 78 0 5.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"Its the journey that matters, not the destination" a 3 minute speech on journeys, presented to a year 11 class.

and the things we learn from both the positive and negative challenges we face.Similarly, the poet, Peter Skrzynecki documents the importance of the physical journey as a learning experience in his po ...

(5 pages) 77 0 5.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

What have you learned this term about changing perspectives? (Peter Skrzynecki's "10 Mary St", Hannah Roberts' "Sky High", film "Radiance", and a World Vision advertisement)

ces include culture, age and maturity, an individual's upbringing as well as many life experiences. Peter Skrzynecki's "10 Mary Street", Hannah Robert's "Sky High", Rachel Perkins' film "Radiance" and ... epresents her responsibilities with which she is now weighed down with.The poem "10 Mary Street" by Peter Skrzynecki depicts Skrzynecki's parents' culture and their effort to retain this important asp ...

(3 pages) 39 0 5.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Changing perspectives essay on "Feliks Skrzynecki" and "Crossing the Red Sea", "Sky-high" "Three Weeks in Bali" "Remember the Titans"

ing perspectives, it can be seen as a view which has been transformed. The texts studied this year, Peter Skrzynecki's "Feliks Skrzynecki" and "Crossing the Red Sea", "Sky-high" from the "BOS Changing ... ves also change with differing points of view of the same event and this is clearly demonstrated in Peter Skrzynecki's 'Crossing the Red Sea'. The immigrants in the poem each react to the prospect of ...

(5 pages) 44 0 4.0 Aug/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

Physical journey

e stage to another, involving making decisions which result in both positive and negative outcomes. Peter Skrzynecki's 'Crossing the Red Sea', 'migrant hostel', Kenneth Grahame's 'The Wind in the Will ... rossing the Red Sea', 'migrant hostel', Kenneth Grahame's 'The Wind in the Willows' extract, and In Peter Skrzynecki's 'Crossing the Red sea', 'Migrant Hostel', Kenneth Grahame's 'The wind in the will ...

(4 pages) 53 0 3.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

Physical journey

ioned changes that they initiate are reflected through a range of visual and literary techniques in Peter Skrzynecki's poems - "Crossing the Red Sea" and "Immigrants at Central Station, 1951", an extr ...

(2 pages) 33 0 0.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

Speech on jouneys: 'Crossing the Red Sea' by Peter Skrzynecki

t it teaches. Good morning teachers and fellow students. Through the text 'Crossing the Red Sea' by Peter Skrzynecki.This text have helped effectively shape my understanding of physical journeys by de ... corporated in them have increased and developed my understanding.The text 'Crossing The Red Sea' by Peter Skrzynecki catches the immigrants experience at a point between 2 worlds, as those on board le ...

(2 pages) 19 0 3.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

More than anything else, physical journeys are about interpretation of the new. Do you agree?

ands Still' by Shirley Geok-lin Lim is a text that supports such an idea. 'Crossing the Red Sea' by Peter Skrzynecki is a poem that seems to promote the importance of the interpretation of the new whi ... e importance of the interpretation of the new while on a physical journey. 'Migrant Hostel' also by Peter Skrzynecki contrasts 'Crossing the Red Sea' through its perspective on the situation that Skrz ...

(5 pages) 42 0 0.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

To what extent has studying the concept of physical journeys expanded your understanding of yourself, of individuals and of the world?

mately the world as a whole. This concept of physical journeys is explored in various texts such as Peter Skrzynecki's "Crossing The Red Sea" and in "Journeys over land and sea." Both texts have delve ... this allows a change physically, mentally and psychologically.Bibliography'Crossing the Red Sea' by Peter Skrzynecki'Journeys over land and sea' by Peter Skrzynecki

(5 pages) 41 1 3.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

The Immigrant Chronicles

ople seek journeys while others have journeys forced upon them.” It is through this quote that Peter Skrzynecki’s (S.) “The immigrant Chronicles” explores the world of physical jou ...

(6 pages) 23 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature > Poetry

Belonging in society - How have the texts Migrant Hostel, 10 Mary Street, Matilda and Dorothy Counts shaped your understanding of belonging in society?

e film Matilda directed by Danny DeVito, two literary texts of Migrant Hostel and 10 Mary Street by Peter Skrzynecki, leads us in the hope of revealing an answer or at least create a better understand ...

(5 pages) 33 0 5.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

How is the concept of Belonging represented in Peter Skrzynecki's poetry? - Feliks Skrzynecki, 10 Mary Street and St Patrick's College

t change ourselves and adopt the traits of mainstream society in order to belong. As illustrated in Peter Skrzynecki's Immigrant Chronicle poetry, having a strong sense of self-knowledge & underst ... pective of someone who feels alienated, excluded and alone.The poem 'Feliks Skrzynecki' tells us of Peter's father, his life, and his clear sense of belonging. It explores the concepts of familial, cu ...

(7 pages) 29 0 0.0 Nov/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Peter Skrzynecki Poem Essay

In Peter Skrzynecki's poems from Immigrant Chronicle "Feliks Skrzynecki" and "Migrant hostel", he uses ... way that we can understand with recognisable ideas and objects."Feliks Skrzynecki" is a poem about Peter's father. The change of perspective described in it is the demonstration of the differences be ... ys including language, thus alienating himself from the society in which he now lived. In contrast, Peter was born in Europe at the end of the war, and at age four, moved to Australia with his parents ...

(4 pages) 4510 0 0.0 Feb/2010

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Belonging HSC Immigrant Chronical by Felix Skyrznecki

e aspects are explored through the controversial upbringing, portrayed in the poems written by poet Peter Skrzynecki from Immigrant Chronicle.Skrzynecki's poems all convey a sense of belonging to plac ...

(3 pages) 0 0 0.0 Jul/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

“The poetry of Peter Sckrynecki constructs powerful and often unsettling images of desire for belonging on a personal, social and cultural level.” Discuss with reference to three texts.

"The poetry of Peter Sckrynecki constructs powerful and often unsettling images of desire for belonging on a person ... to three texts.It can be understood that no one can wholy belong somewhere without desire to do so. Peter Skrzynecki's DATE Immigrant Chronicles including "Migrant hostel" and "St Patricks College" co ... readers with its themese OF… which reiterate the desire to belong. Throughout the poetry of Peter Skrzynecki's "Migrant Hostel", "St Patricks" and the memoir of Anh Do's "The Happiest Refugee" ...

(6 pages) 1 0 0.0 Jul/2014

Subjects: Art Essays