Essays Tagged: "Claudia"

Use of color in Toni Morrison's "The Bluest Eyes"

ine and Pecola are not the only ones who are preoccupied by the idea of whiteness. The character of Claudia is also aware of order and beauty as seen through the eyes of the 'white' world. The childre ... pe of beauty and goodness that a black child could ever hope to achieve. This dilemma is offset, in Claudia's life, by the attention she recieves from her loving parents, that have showed her to love ...

(6 pages) 183 1 4.2 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"The life and crimes of Harry lavender" by Marele Day.

witty, wryly humorous and fast paced novel. Through the way in which Day portrays the protagonist, Claudia Valentine, she challenges the stereotypes and ideas set in the readers' minds, in relation t ... ed a certain extent of irony into the story by choosing the main character/detective to be a woman. Claudia Valentine is not depicted as the typical useless female throwaway- either by being the victi ...

(5 pages) 55 0 4.0 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

A comparative Essay beetween the book Interview with the vampire and its restpective movie

Then he grabbed one ofthe torches and started to burn the place down.Later in the book it talked of Claudia and how she was created. How Lestat wasteasing Louis by dancing with her mom and black stuff ...

(2 pages) 47 2 3.0 Jan/2004

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

References to society in The Bluest Eyes (Toni morrison).

a reference to real society. The story is told from the point of view of a nine year old girl named Claudia MacTeer, which is the age Toni Morrison would have been the year the novel takes place. Like ... ts another alternative reaction black adopted in front of this injustice through the personality of Claudia. We see that Claudia, unlike Pecola, first refuses to hate herself to like whiteness when sh ...

(2 pages) 73 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Last Tango of Delores Delgado, Author Marelle Day- Crime fiction, genre study.

y drops dead in the middle of a performance. This is where the mystery begins and private detective Claudia Valentine is there to solve it and uncover the truth about the life of Dolores Delgado."The ... "The Last Tango Of Dolores Delgado" both keeps and subverts conventions of the crime fiction genre. Claudia Valentine is an assertive, determine woman who lives on her own upstairs of a pub in Sydney. ...

(3 pages) 17 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


et of almost every character in the film. The most prevalent connection made in the song is that of Claudia and her father Jimmy. As in the chorus first line "And I know life is getting shorter" both ... "And I know life is getting shorter" both Claudia and her father are both aware that they're dying. Claudia is slowly killing herself by sitting in her apartment doing line after line everyday, and Ji ...

(7 pages) 40 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Racial self loathing in the bluest eye

bvious messages that whiteness is superior are everywhere, for example the white baby doll given to Claudia, the praising of Shirley Temple, the fact that the light-skinned Maureen is cuter than the o ... s the conviction that Pecola is ugly. The lighter-skinned Geraldine also curses Pecola's blackness. Claudia remains free from this worship of whiteness, but she does realize that society does, imagini ...

(4 pages) 143 3 4.8 Aug/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Learning to Hate--- The Bluest Eye

ales, but also hate themselves. In Toni Morrison's novel The Bluest Eye two of her main characters, Claudia and Pecola show hatred toward others, and themselves because they are not as beautiful as th ... show hatred toward others, and themselves because they are not as beautiful as the supreme females.Claudia's hatred starts at the beginning of the novel when she and her sister are staring at Rosemar ...

(4 pages) 91 1 4.3 Sep/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Third Girl by Agatha Christie

flamboyant David Baker, the languid and artistically inclined Frances Cary, the crisp and efficient Claudia Reece-Holland, the stylish and mysterious Mary Restarick, the caring and business minded And ...

(2 pages) 20 0 5.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Marketing Mix

ClaudiaMarketingDecember 11, 2004Marketing was born in the 1950s and can be characterized as the new ...

(2 pages) 44 0 0.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Behavioral Style

can do is to learn how to adapt to other's behaviors and how to incorporate their own. According to Claudia Allison, the Process Development Engineer at Gel-Pak, "personality types should be seen as a ...

(3 pages) 66 2 3.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Causes of the Renaissance

veteran Roman Legionaries. Contrary to popular belief, the Praetorians, especially beyond the Julio-Claudia era, often went on campaign with the Emperor. Enemy incursions into Italy or nearby province ...

(2 pages) 14 0 0.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

"The Bluest Eye" by Toni Morrison - Analysis

ression in a poor African American neighborhood. The two characters who enter the story's names are Claudia and her older sister Frieda. Claudia and Frieda live in a house with their mother and father ... oman who grew very old and senile for him to live with. The reason why Pecola was sent to stay with Claudia and Frieda's family was because her father was in jail for attempting to burn down his famil ...

(6 pages) 78 0 4.0 Jan/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Gender Issues

gest characters of the novel. The dominant female character in Interview with the Vampire is Claudia, the little girl who is turned into a vampire by Louis in the beginning of the novel. She is ... full-grown woman. This did not stop her from being any less forceful, just appearing less forceful. Claudia was as vicious as any vampire and was extremely clever as well, these qualities were unusual ...

(4 pages) 13 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

KLOB paper

mmitted to work as a group assignment. Each member comes from different countries such as Glynn and Claudia from Australia, Sharean from India, Elvy from China and me from Vietnam. Observing from othe ... ng feedback, I would try to be specific and give directly and in a spirit of mutual trust like when Claudia asked me a couple of questions regardingThose actions are very necessary, as in the process ...

(7 pages) 30 0 0.0 Apr/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

Child development with reading

Ellie DanielsEllie Daniels.UNIT 3 The Child Study Of Claudia Beau MoffetIntroduct-ory VisitIntroduction. I am carrying out my Child Case Study on Claudia ... roduct-ory VisitIntroduction. I am carrying out my Child Case Study on Claudia Beau Moffett (Beau). Claudia is a healthy four year old; I carried out my introductory visit on the 22nd June 2013 with h ... to copy both her sisters and enjoys their company as they are always laughing and playing together. Claudia is well-behaved (sometimes) and very cheeky as-well as modest. If I was to call her name, I ...

(80 pages) 0 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters