Essays Tagged: "Seuss"

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

Dr. Seuss:The Great American Children's PoetDr. Seuss is the pseudonym for Theodor Seuss Geisel III, Ted ... ern, to which hecontributed as a cartoonist. To get around the rule he began to sign his workas Dr. Seuss. And that is why Ted Geisel became Dr. Seuss. While at Oxfordhe met his first wife Helen Palme ... ar for his screenplay for Gerald McBoing-Boing whichChuck Jones (of Looney Tunes fame) animated.Dr. Seuss completely revolutionized the field of children's beginnerbooks. Before Dr. Seuss the books we ...

(2 pages) 62 0 4.0 Sep/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

"The Feast" written by Randy Lee Eickhoff

o Ireland's myths and legends.Reading Level: On a scale of one to ten, one being any one of the Dr. Seuss books and ten being the Bible, I would rate this book an 8. It had many difficult new words th ... way that it described woman, living to serve men and have children. So some better stick to the Dr. Seuss stories.

(2 pages) 26 0 5.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Dr.Seuss's Political Cartoons

eers were lost, and hope soon faded as tension grew overseas. It was during this time when Theodore Seuss Geisel decided to battle evil the only way he could---through drawing. Long before "The Cat in ... only way he could---through drawing. Long before "The Cat in the Hat" and "Green Eggs and Ham", Dr. Seuss, as he is most commonly known, drew political cartoons in hopes of restoring the dignity of Am ...

(5 pages) 138 6 4.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Theodore Geisel: The Unknown Poet (Dr. Seuss)

cademy Awards and a Pulitzer Prize for his work but people only recognize him by his pseudonym, Dr. Seuss.Some people may say that his work is not poetry, but poetry is defined as "writing that formul ... ance in Springfield, Massachusetts on March 2, 1904 when he was born to Robert Geisel and Henrietta Seuss Geisel. As a child, Theodore Geisel enjoyed drawing and he kept that love throughout his life. ...

(9 pages) 85 0 4.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Dr. Suess

The creative genius of Theodor Seuss Geisel, respectively "Dr. Seuss" so evident in his numerous and world-renowned children's stor ... iate a "Cat in the Hat" or a "One Fish Two Fish..." rhyme from time to time. The lasting impact Dr. Seuss's writing and illustrations had on story telling is with out a doubt great, and aside from the ... d on story telling is with out a doubt great, and aside from the sing song rhythm of his tales, Ted Seuss Geisel remains a fascinating study all on his own. Born in March of 1904 to parents of ...

(5 pages) 123 3 4.6 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Writing Style of Theodor Seuss Geisel (Dr. Seuss)

Author Theodor Seuss Geisel created a writing style that has metamorphosed into its own separate category of unique ... rds and names to achieve rhymes or desired beats per line. The verse style found throughout most of Seuss's work was the anapestic tetrameter (Fenkl, 2002). This style involved using words consisting ... yllable. The verses were then compiled into groupings of four lines. Along with this metric method, Seuss also utilized italics, full capitalization, different colored words and different sized letter ...

(3 pages) 66 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Dr. Seuss, A Biography

theodor seuss geiselBorn on March 2, 1904 in Springfield, MassachusettsNicknamed TedAttended Dartmouth Colle ... d TedAttended Dartmouth CollegeWrote for the school's magazine and newspaperChanged his name to Dr. Seuss to seem more importantand to think that i saw it on mulberry streetPublished in 1936Written wh ... o seem more importantand to think that i saw it on mulberry streetPublished in 1936Written when Dr. Seuss was on a shipThe story has the rhythm of the ship's engineboring booksIn the 1950s kids though ...

(1 pages) 40 0 3.5 Mar/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Letters to an Author

Letters About Literature 2004-2005Competition Level IVPost Office Box 609Dallas, PA 18612Dear Dr. Seuss,I will eat them in a box. I will eat them with a fox. I will eat them on the train. I will eat ... my years of life following the very first time I read your book Green Eggs and Ham. Thank you, Dr. Seuss for giving me the key to survival in this life with characters who did not possess a particula ...

(2 pages) 35 1 4.6 Mar/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Speech on what we learn from imginative journeys from "Oh the places you'll go" Dr Seuss and The Road Not Taken Robert Frost

ese opening lines mark the commencement of the imaginative journey through the world created by Dr. Seuss in his picture book, ""Oh the Places You'll go!" ,an allegory of Life and its possibilities. R ... d how such decisions are the catalysts to the person they become.In the characteristic style of Dr. Seuss, 'oh the places you'll go'; is written in rhyme with a light tone. The language is simple, uti ...

(2 pages) 36 0 3.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

(1 pages) 509 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Dr. Suess

Dr. Seuss Dr. Seuss is one of the most well known children?s authors of all time, and for good reason at ... t. With classic books such as Green Eggs and Ham, One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish , Blue Fish, and Dr. Seuss?s ABC?s, children and adults alike are drawn to his imaginative stories and catchy style of wr ... as including many colorful pictures, easily keeping a young child?s attention.Although some may say Seuss?s use of nonsense words is uneducational, I believe it promotes the use of imagination and cre ...

(5 pages) 29 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Monsters under the bed

an see it in their face, or you can read it when they write it down. He claims that that's what Dr. Seuss did. He proposed that Dr. Seuss probably never said the words "green eggs and ham", but he wro ...

(2 pages) 17 1 1.7 Mar/2008

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

The Lorax

The Lorax is a short cartoon by Dr. Seuss, although this cartoon is targeted at children it still relates to economical and environmenta ...

(3 pages) 20 1 3.7 Dec/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Theodore Geisel

Allen 1Sabrina AllenMrs. PhillipsHonors English 96 March 2013Famously known as Dr. Seuss, Theodore Geisel was a very successful cartoonist and most famously a children's book author. ... isel and his family were teased and excluded. (Levine 16) This harassment influenced his future Dr. Seuss books by creating the book themes where characters who were different were persecuted and exec ... , in college, Geisel became a member of the newspaper as the cartoonist and joke creator. ("Marking Seussational") He also became a part of the Jack O'Lantern as the human magazine editor in chief, ca ...

(12 pages) 0 0 0.0 Aug/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

oh the places youll go

you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn the more places you will go."(Dr. Seuss, Oh The Places You'll Go ). Dr. Seuss is one of the best children's authors to ever write. Fro ... Saw It On Mulberry Street " to his multiple movies, he is a very talented author and cartoonist.Dr. Seuss, was born Theodor Seuss Geisel, was born on March 2, 1904, on Howard Street, in Springfield, M ...

(3 pages) 0 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors