Essays Tagged: "amidst"

Divine Status - The accomplishments of Michelangelo and why he is truly one of the greatest artists of all time.

sizable crowd around a corneracross the room. In bewilderment, you walk over and begin to make way amidst thepeople. As you shuffle closer to the center of attention, you become aware they areadmirin ...

(3 pages) 346 7 4.5 Mar/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

An argument to support the view that "everything about the play [King Lear] hangs on the first two scenes not just the plot but the values as well."

lyhistorical errors, but errors which pertain to certain characters speaking othercharacters lines. Amidst all the controversy one fact can be settled upon byall; King Lear is one of Shakespeare's bes ...

(6 pages) 51 0 4.4 Feb/1997

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

"Buddhism in China: A Historical Survey" by Kenneth K.S. Book Report.

es B.C. He was the son of the king of a tiny state at the foot of the Himalayas and was brought up amidst the luxuries and pleasures befitting oneof his birth and class. However, unlike other Ind ...

(3 pages) 143 0 3.5 Oct/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Buddhism

King Lears Foolishness

s daughters' tyrannical nature, it is too late, and they have already begun their plot to kill him. Amidst his increasing insanity however, Lear does become a wiser man, as he finally receives the abi ...

(5 pages) 63 0 4.2 Mar/2002

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

Tales of the City - Book Report

When you sense the affection where people enfold their loving kindness you are probably amidst the tenants of 28 Barbary Lane, San Francisco 94109. Perhaps 'tenants' is the wrong word, it ...

(20 pages) 107 1 4.4 Apr/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"Farewell to Arms" by Hemingway, literary analyisis

he balance setting the stage for an elite group of individuals who triumphantly rise above the rest amidst the chaos. As Ernest Hemingway illustrates in his book, Farewell to Arms, the character of Fr ...

(5 pages) 93 0 4.6 Mar/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Ernest Hemingway

The Friend I Never Knew. A creative writing piece that is meant to be surround the theme, "The new neigbours"

ounding air is exceptionally still.You shiver all over, and the skin on your arm begins to prickle. Amidst the overgrown shrubs and the unkempt pavement, you sense the mystery of this despondent house ...

(6 pages) 79 0 3.7 May/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Malibu Fires

nvironment, unfortunatelysometimes we take advantage of our natural surroundings. We find ourselves amidst astruggle between our lifestyles and nature. Although we affect nature profoundly withour act ...

(10 pages) 87 0 4.3 Oct/1995

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Morality and Legality of Abortion

Morality and legality of abortionSomewhere amidst the abortion debates of the last quarter century, the real issuehas been lost. The focus has ...

(2 pages) 68 0 4.3 Feb/1997

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Human Rights

Comparison of "Surfacing" and "Picture of Dorian Gray"

cult tasks in life is to choose the correct path to find one's self, and to affirm where one stands amidst the crowd. Among the numerous paths that can be taken in life, there are often those that lea ...

(8 pages) 50 0 4.6 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Romeo And Juliet "Consider the role of Fate, Fortune and The Stars in the play."

erent formats. "Romeo and Juliet" is a tale of two young "star-cross'd lovers" (Prologue, L.6) who, amidst the turmoil of their feuding families, manage to sustain a relationship of true love which, u ...

(9 pages) 82 0 2.8 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > Romeo & Juliet

Are the Motives of Hizbullah Righteous and Justifiable? Bibliography included.

gain more power in the Middle East. As a result, the Lebanese Muslims became angry with Israel, and amidst this fire of rage came Hizbullah Organization, formed by these Muslims.One of the primary rea ...

(7 pages) 79 0 4.5 Dec/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Information on the Franz Joseph Glacier in New Zealand + the distance of the Glacier from Australia. (very short)

ocated on the West Coast of New Zealand's South island, descends to just 250 meters above sea level amidst the greenery of a temperate rainforest. The direct distance from Brisbane, Australia, to the ...

(1 pages) 60 1 2.5 Mar/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Homer's "Odysse"y, and what it tells us about greek culture and women

Homer's Odyssey provides, for the modern individual, an insight into to an unfamiliar universe. Amidst this fantasy world are elements of the real culture of ancient Greece. By examining this poem ...

(5 pages) 55 0 3.8 Mar/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Greek Language & Literature

The Concilation and The National Picture.

Q1THE CONCILIATION'The Conciliation', 1840, shows a single white man, George Augustus Robinson, amidst a group of local, traditionally portrayed and behaving Tasmanian Aborigines.The main purpose ...

(9 pages) 52 0 4.5 Oct/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

This essay is about the effects of globization in Korea compared to Haiti.

ide, the author writes about the Haitian people's struggle to survive with peace and simple dignity amidst the violence and devastation wrought on them by a two-hundred-year-plus encounter with the pr ...

(5 pages) 63 0 1.8 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Greek Gods Research Paper: This Essay is a research paper on the Greek Gods. It is about the important role that the Gods played in the lives of the Ancient Greeks.

ecause only then does one feel that all is as it should be and that God wishes to see people happy, amidst the simple beauty of nature," (Anne Frank, 5). In times of despondency and even contentment, ... ey be choleric at their devotees, these divinities would contrive arrangements to hinder them. Even amidst episodes of exigency and anguish, the gods would remain in attendance. They would strive to a ...

(8 pages) 217 0 4.4 Jan/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

The Use of Animal Imagery in "The Wars" by Timothy Findley.

eal the character of Robert Ross, foreshadow the situations he finds himself in, and symbolize hope amidst war.Robert's connections with the animals such as coyotes, horses and rabbits illustrate his ... described before it gets killed by a gas attack.The animal imagery is also used as a symbol of hope amidst devastation, and it portrays the will to survive in the worst of places. While Robert steps o ...

(6 pages) 117 0 4.7 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

A review of Tsitsi Dangarembga's novel Nervous Conditions

one's actions to be viewed as progression. Tambu dealt with the development of intellect and self, amidst a society that values education as the only way of progress. Yet with education comes the dev ...

(3 pages) 59 0 4.3 Feb/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Creative writing - Sexcapades

n.She hears the movement of the ocean so in tune with her body. She begins to slowly touch herself, amidst the calm of the ocean. She hears the water, moves with it. Her hands seem to be everywhere at ...

(6 pages) 102 3 2.8 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays