Essays Tagged: "Aunts"

Frank Lloyd Wright. Architect.

listening to William Lincoln Wright read the works of Emerson, Thoreau,and Blake outloud. Also his aunts Nell and Jane opened a school of their own pressingthe philosophies of German educator, Froebe ... t, relied heavily on upon her many brothers sisters and uncles, andwas intellectually guided by his aunts and his mother.Before her son was born, Anna Wright had decided that her son was gong to be ag ...

(5 pages) 180 0 3.6 Nov/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Engineering

Black Boy by Richard Wright. Focuses on women which affected Wright throughout his autobiography.

s, many different women affect Richard. He describes his relationships with his mother, Granny, and aunts. Each woman in his life influenced Richard's outlook in a different way. Granny happened to ha ... s, he was looked at as a sinner. So many times throughout the novel Granny and Richard's mother and aunts try to convince Richard to become more religious, and so many times he refused. He did not int ...

(3 pages) 109 1 4.0 Mar/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Varying Faces of Death The meaning of James Joyce's short story The Dead

abriel Conroy and his wife Gretta, attend the "Misses Morkan's Annual Dance", held by Gabriel's two aunts, Kate and Julian Morkan. At the dance, Gretta is twice reminded of her past love, Michael Fure ... ization of a life he never knew or could have guessed about his wife. Throughout the evening at his aunts' home, he is ambitious about his relationship with his wife. Yet, Gretta is twice reminded of ...

(3 pages) 172 0 4.4 Apr/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

My ongoing quest to be the best. Essay desribing how a boy learned how to play basketball

        I first stared playing when I was eleven years old. I would watch my mother and aunts watch basketball on TV. They would get all excited watching the players, all the different m ...

(4 pages) 78 0 2.8 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

"How does Margaret Atwood portray the role of women in the Republic of Gilead?"

rtility.Women are strictly categorised in Gilead, they are Handmaids, Wives, Marthas, Econowives or Aunts. Offred is a Handmaid. She showed her fertility in pre-Gilead society by having a daughter, bu ... ve them a child. Marthas are servants of Commanders and Econowives are those married to common men. Aunts are older, infertile women, dedicated to the regime, who train Handmaids. By referring to wome ...

(6 pages) 100 1 4.6 Sep/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Great essay on philisophical points of what it means to be a human being.

our development. Younger siblings look up to older siblings who used to look up to older uncles and aunts, who used to look up to their mom and dad. The family is where we get most of our personality ...

(1 pages) 55 0 3.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

name three events that frees the protagonist, Gabriel, in Joyce James, "The Dead" from his possessiveness and egotism.

is making fun of him and that makes him feel awkward. Gretta tells Julia and Kate, Gabriel his two aunts, that whenever it is wet she has to put on goloshes from gabriel. The two aunts think it is ve ...

(3 pages) 100 0 4.6 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

What are the consequences of the breakdown of the traditional family for American society?

, marriage, or adoption; also known as a nuclear family. The extended family includes grandparents, aunts, cousins, etc.The changing family: At one time families worked together on farms, family trade ...

(5 pages) 226 1 4.1 Feb/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

La quinceanera - A girl's right of passage into womanhood, which is celebrated when a girl turn's 15. I wrote this a year ago for Spanish class, and i got an A.

a professional planner for the occasion. The parents invite hundreds of people for this gathering. Aunts, uncles, sisters, brothers, cousins, grandparents, friends, other family all attend the quince ...

(1 pages) 189 2 3.7 Feb/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Title: What it means to be an American hero

nts, cops, or military fighting people; also heroes may be brothers/sisters, parents, grandparents, aunts/uncles, or just a good friend.Heroism is often defined by traits like courage, strength, and k ...

(1 pages) 68 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The life of james brown famous songs his life before singing etc.

d American Indian. His mother, Susie Behlings Brown was black and asian. James was delivered by his aunts .He was a stillborn baby, his Aunt Minnie did not give up after he was born, she blew into his ...

(4 pages) 33 0 5.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

Living with Bipolar Disorder.

old that at the timethere was no treatment other than spending time in a mental institution.I had 2 aunts and one cousin that also had the disease. They all killed themselves.My days used to begin wit ...

(7 pages) 84 0 1.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

"Nuclear Family".

atter. We did not select our parents or our grandparents or our brothers and sisters, let alone our aunts, uncles, step grandparents or foster parents or half-sisters and brothers. Our initial religio ...

(2 pages) 60 0 3.7 Oct/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

This essay is about retail theft and the concequences.

from a consumer, the consumer is forced to raise their prices. This will effect parents,moms,dads, aunts, uncles,grandparents, and/or care takers.It well cause them to pay more money for common every ...

(2 pages) 58 1 4.3 Dec/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Gay and lesbian rights(marriage)

I ever agree with those people. The family unit is composed of two adults(or more, maybe uncles or aunts, grandparents, other relatives, etc.), and these two adults, if they participate in sexual int ...

(1 pages) 112 2 2.2 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Homosexuality

Ellen Foster: A Novel about a little girl

to stay with her grandmother. The grandmother and the father both die, and Ellen is faced with her aunts, neither of which likes her. We notice in the novel that Ellen has many characteristics, three ...

(1 pages) 34 0 3.4 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Essay title : Dependency: women's weakness; Book title: The Woman Warrior; Book author: Maxine Hong Kingston

DependencyIn Kingston's novel, The Woman Warrior, Kingston presents mothers, aunts, daughters, and woman warriors with different characteristics and styles of life, even the bra ...

(3 pages) 73 0 4.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


d into a world of poverty and fear. He lives with his father, mother, brother, two sisters, and two aunts. Sarty's father is a very bitter and mean man who burns barns of other people and then uproots ...

(2 pages) 39 1 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Nervous Conditions by Tsitsi Dangarembga

r growth and confidence is bolstered through her relationship with four women - her mother, her two aunts, and her cousin Nyasha. Each of these women have lived through hardships and their current lif ...

(3 pages) 56 0 2.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

General 'snap-shot' autobiography, can be used by anyone.

el like going that day we would ask a friend to go with one. We would always load our set-up in our aunts car every night, making sure we have all the supplies for the next day. We would leave the nex ...

(2 pages) 21 0 0.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers