Essays Tagged: "Clare"

Uncle Tom's Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe. Essay on how morality and religion are the outstanding themes in the novel.

Birds', the Hallidays', and the Harris' apartment. These are contrasted with bad homes like the St. Clares' and Legree's crumbling plantation. These are homes affected by moral decisions. St. Clare's ... er at home because they always dread being sold.Home can mean heaven in Uncle Tom's Cabin. When St. Clare is dying, he tells his doctor that his mind is coming home. When Tom is dying, he lets George ...

(3 pages) 182 0 4.4 Mar/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Modernism in "A Lost Lady" vs "Passing".

to know the real Marian. The same technique is used by Larsen in Passing, to create an essence for Clare. Except that, Irene, the outside narrator, doesn't want to know Clare. She distorts the image ... husband. Though, more frequently, sexual suggestions are noticed in instances when Irene describes Clare's appearance. "It was an odd sort of smile. Irene couldn't quite define it, but she was sure t ...

(8 pages) 33 0 4.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Dwelling: Making Peace with Space and Place

ter of a ring of three of four large shared fields around which crops and cattle were rotated. John Clare and others like him who had rarely been outside their own parishes were caught in a moment of ... ical and social transformation. Removed from Hephston, where his family had farmed for generations, Clare suffered catastrophically from the loss of his familiars and the location of his memories. He ...

(4 pages) 19 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Tom and Christianity in Uncle Tom's Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe

slave in the Deep South in the 1800s. Tom attests his faith time and again as he tries to bring St. Clare to know God, as he supports Eva in her journey to discover her Christian faith, and as his own ... torture he suffers.Tom displays his Christian demeanor concerning one of his owners, Augustine St. Clare, when he attempts to help St. Clare in allowing God to work in his heart. St. Clare lives an e ...

(4 pages) 33 0 4.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

What motivates one to 'pass'; differences in life experience, opportunities, personalities?

g funds to churches aiding your family if you had not turned your back completely on away from them.Clare's motivation was not for getting passed the lynching mob or even hate from the whites she was ... g a harsh childhood and escape from the treatment she received from the African-American community. Clare created around herself a shield of protection: a nonchalant, what will be will be, dismiss it ...

(1 pages) 24 0 0.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Current Events

Tom had two broken arms and legs. They said he would be in a body cast for eight to ten weeks. Then Clare ran in weeping in and falls at his bedside. Tom starts crying and says Clare I will never put ...

(1 pages) 6 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

John Clare A Self-Taught Poet

John Clare was a self-taught writer during the Romantic period. He was born in 1793 to an impoverished fa ... 1864. His father was a labourer with little literacy and his mother was completely illiterate. John Clare had a little more than the basic schooling that gave him the ability to read and write. From a ... try. He wrote his poetry the way he saw life, and in his style. This is what makes the work of John Clare so unique when compared to other writers of his time. John Clare's style of writing received m ...

(7 pages) 1517 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Communication skills and how t

ain was Brian Johnson, the criminal was John Bender, the athlete was Andrew Clark, the princess was Clare, and the basket case was Alicen. The reaction toward each other at 7am was not very receptive ... ery different people who just didn't associate with the others. Some examples are how Bender viewed Clare to be a spoiled, rich, brat. He viewed Brian to be a nerd and Andrew as a jock who gets away w ...

(6 pages) 63 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy


The Root of Jealousy In Nella Larsen's Passing, Irene Redfield and Clare Kendry show us a great deal about race and sexuality in the 1920s. Both are extremely light-sk ... ey appear to be, their views on race, a very controversial issue at the time, differ significantly. Clare chooses to use her physical appearance as an advantage in America's racist and sexist society, ... g to use her beauty to gain advantages. Linking these two women is a strange relationship, in which Clare and Irene both view each other in a sexually desirable way. Nevertheless, even with that desir ...

(4 pages) 21 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Race In The 1920's

tory is brave enough to actually become white, and live her life day in and day out as if she were. Clare Kendry becomes in all actuality, white, and she does so because she will not be able to live t ... she does so because she will not be able to live the quality of life she desires as a black woman. Clare abandons her race and family in order to pursue a life of wealth and ease. The only problem is ...

(6 pages) 16 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

first love

'First Love''First Love' is a poem written by John Clare which tells the poets experience of falling in love for the first time. It is rejoicing the lo ... ich tells the poets experience of falling in love for the first time. It is rejoicing the love that Clare attained for a woman named Mary Joyce. However within the poem there is sadness and a feeling ... irst person pronoun which suggests a romantic or confessional mode. We discover in this stanza that Clare is attempting to emphasise how unexpected and sudden the feeling is to Clare as before this mo ...

(3 pages) 1 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Genre Study