Essays Tagged: "artistry"

Tacoma Narrows Bridge

its shallow stiffening trusses and slender towers, the bridge across the Narrows was the epitome of artistry in bridge construction.The Tacoma Narrows Bridge was known for its tendency to sway in wind ...

(2 pages) 45 0 4.5 Aug/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Comparison of musical artists Rage Against The Machine and writer George Orwell.

. Together, Rage Against the Machine (R.A.T.M) and George Orwell have much in common. Through their artistry they share they're awareness of political corruption and the need to open the world's eyes ...

(4 pages) 42 0 4.8 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Biography of Stephen Spielberg

questions. At a conservative estimate, dozens of directors have created work of superior depth and artistry. Something like a dozen (including Tarrentino, Hitchcock, Cameron, Lucas, Kubric and Coppol ...

(9 pages) 110 0 4.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Directors

Suleiman I "The Magnificent" the Ottoman ruler.

of glory in the sixteenth century represented one of the heights of human creativity, optimism, and artistry. The empire they built was the largest and most influential of the Muslim empires of the mo ...

(6 pages) 76 0 3.7 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Joel-Peter Witkin, the photographer.

r Witkin was born on September 13, 1939 along with his twin brother, Jerome, in Brooklyn, New York. Artistry seems to run through the veins of these brothers, as Joel-Peter is a highly acclaimed photo ...

(4 pages) 66 0 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

A thematic analysis of "Citizen Kane" .

talking about how Orson Welles executed every cinematic, dramatic, and literary element with great artistry. If it was just that than while it would still be a superb stylistic achievement, it would ...

(5 pages) 197 1 4.6 Jun/2003

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

"Catch Me if You Can" by Frank W.

age sixteen. He cons his father out of $3,400. After which, Frank runs away to New York and the con-artistry begins. By impersonating people, Frank gets a thrill and acquires a lot of money. Therefore ...

(2 pages) 69 1 4.2 Aug/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The essay is about The Saint Augustine Confessions, by (big Shocker) St. Augustine. It is a literary analysis of a passage.

up the imperial hierarchy. In this passage from his Confessions, Saint Augustine turns the literary artistry of his oratorical talents to the task of describing his disillusionment with Manicheism in ... ent with Manicheism in the form of a prayer addressed directly to the Heavenly Father. His literary artistry is shown in his use of extended apostrophe and imagery to communicate his humbled submissiv ...

(7 pages) 206 1 3.4 Dec/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

The Definition Of Beauty In A Personal Perception.

he mind or senses and is associated with such properties as harmony of form or color, excellence of artistry, truthfulness, and originality;" it goes on to further define this term as "One that is bea ...

(2 pages) 198 1 4.5 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Medieval Warfare: Stagnant or Flowing?

ieval warfare specifically has been regarded with little respect and has been seen to lack military artistry. From this fertile, yet uncultivated, ground comes the early modern period of European hist ... by infantry soldiers. Several scholars have argued the importance of medieval contributions to the artistry of war. One scholar, Charles Oman, writing at the end of the nineteenth century, argues tha ...

(7 pages) 69 1 4.6 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Analysis of "My Back Pages" by Bob Dylan

b Dylan can be interpreted in any number of ways by any number of people for such is the beauty and artistry of his work. It possesses this quality which allows it to reach out and touch any individua ...

(4 pages) 43 0 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Audiences can better appreciate an artist's work by understanding their social and historical context. (Exam essay - 40mins)

rtrait.Gentileschi is often more famous for her personal life, as opposed to her technical skills + artistry. Her father, Orazio Gentileschi, worked with the foremost artist of the Baroque period, Car ...

(3 pages) 65 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

A Review of Jurassic Park

to show us dinosaurs. We see them early and often, and they are indeed a triumph of special effects artistry, but the movie is lacking other qualities that it needs even more, such as a sense of awe a ...

(3 pages) 51 0 4.8 Jun/2004

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

Ancient Rome's Animal Cruelty for their entertainment in the Amphitheatre and to maintain Political Status Quo.

as chariot racing. Watching someone or a beast kill another was applauded for the method, skill, or artistry used in the slaughter. The games themselves provided ways for Rome to demonstrate the power ...

(7 pages) 60 1 5.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > Roman History

"The American Dream" in Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby

arded as the most outstanding work among his novels concerning the aspects of both its thoughts and artistry. Its theme is closely related to the time and opens a window for the reader to examine the ...

(5 pages) 46 0 3.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Analysis of Death of a Salesman

easily relate to the morals, characters and situations throughout the film. One of the elements of artistry in this film was the strong family dynamic that was portrayed. There was the father who had ...

(5 pages) 74 0 5.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The so-called British Invasion

styles: The Beatles combined the guitar-based rock and roll of Chuck Berry and Buddy Holly with the artistry of the Tin Pan Alley style; the Animals blended blues and R&B influences; and the Rolli ...

(3 pages) 57 0 4.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Definition Of Beauty From a Personal Perspective

he mind or senses and is associated with such properties as harmony of form or color, excellence of artistry, truthfulness, and originality." This brings about the question, who really defines what is ...

(2 pages) 28 0 0.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

A Short essay on the Harlem Renaissance.

borhood of Harlem. There, a flowering of African American culture created a community bursting with artistry, political energy, and racial pride. This was a time when a large amounts of artists, write ...

(3 pages) 62 0 0.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Critical Study on Abraham Lincoln's "The Ghettysburg Adress" and Martin Luther King's "I have a Dream" Speeches.

choose to set aside the different contexts, and appreciate it for the skill of the speaker and the artistry for which the speech has been written, by taking the New Criticism approach. Every reading ... ciety results in a shift in the values of the speech. Along with the skills of the speaker, and the artistry with which the text was written, we now regard these speeches with Canonic Status. Lincoln' ...

(4 pages) 74 0 5.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Presidents