Essays Tagged: "Dialogues"

From Hell... l'histoire de Jack l'Eventreur

grave; ce duo de choc et aux choix judicieux qui accompagne le casting ainsi que les décors, dialogues et autres. Une nouvelle adaptation du très controversé "Jack the Ripper"... ...

(2 pages) 36 0 4.7 Mar/2002

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

Informative essay on specific aspect of "Catch 22" by Joseph Heller

ctly supported in Catch 22, by Joseph Heller. Almost every character and scene in the novel contain dialogues where the people speak aimlessly and have no explanation for why they are talking. Colonel ... out it."(29) Even though the remark is true, it has no meaning. These type of random statements and dialogues occur throughout the whole book.Another situation when two people speak without making any ...

(3 pages) 111 0 3.5 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Atlantis: We will never know. Speaks also of Plato's work in this

ich rivaledAthens as the most advanced in the world. (2) According to the legend surroundingPlato's dialogues, the island of Atlantis was violently thrown into the sea by theforces of nature, and its ...

(4 pages) 48 0 4.2 Mar/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

"La symphonie pastorale" par André Gide

son enfant et l'amour dans un sens plus romantique. Il n'y a pas beaucoup d'action mais beaucoup de dialogues.Courant littéraireDans son style le classicisme et l'individualisme confondent. Le ...

(4 pages) 30 0 5.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Paradise Regained, the little known sequel of Paradise Lost. Very well written with a Christian perspective, includes many quotes.

gain expresses his views through the characters in the story, namely Jesus and Satan. Through their dialogues Milton puts forth his opinions on politics, as well as inserts a very important life lesso ...

(6 pages) 98 0 4.6 Jun/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The comic elements of the play are constructed through language. Do you agree?

In this play comic elements are constructed through language, they are expressed by the characters' dialogues and they affect the readers in a comical way.Benedick and Beatrice are the comical figures ... can see the comic element of their quarrel comes from how they wound each other's pride through the dialogues. There are a lot of examples similar to the dialogue above in the play, which are insultin ...

(4 pages) 44 0 3.7 May/2003

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

Jane Austen's use of humour in her novel "Pride and Prejudice".

position of various characters, the techniques of irony and satire and giving her caricatures witty dialogues, Austen skilfully creates a message for the reader - to avoid the madness that she mocks - ...

(7 pages) 120 3 3.0 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > "Pride and Prejudice" by Jane Austen

"The Outsider".

rvation. This philosophy is heavy ? explored though the theme of death and justice, through various dialogues and the actions of the protagonist within the novel.Set in the conservative society of 194 ...

(4 pages) 68 1 4.7 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"Hills Like White Elephant" by Ernest Miller Hemingway.

ill try my best to analyse the narrative point of view of this extract by exploiting the use of the dialogues.Almost the entire story is told through the use of dialogues. Conflict is created through ... ven once. We as the reader have to accomplish a real task, to fill in the blanks, and interpret the dialogues between the two characters to figure out the real meaning.One interesting point that I hav ...

(4 pages) 136 0 5.0 Aug/2003

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

How do Beckett and Kafka convey the imprisonment of the main characters in Waiting for Godot and Metamorphosis ?

on are imprisoned in that they are trapped in an endless cycle. Consequently, they undergo habitual dialogues and play senseless games in order to endure their desperate situation.The main characters' ... ats.Estragon and Vladimir try to distract themselves from their imprisonment by undergoing habitual dialogues. After Vladimir has reminded Estragon of their duty to wait for Godot, Estragon exclaims i ...

(6 pages) 70 0 1.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

A study on Plato, Aquinas, Anselm, and Pascal.

student and perhaps the greatest philosopher of all time. He employed the voice of Socrates in his dialogues, which are often written in the form of little plays or narrated speeches. In this particu ...

(13 pages) 148 1 4.6 Oct/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Comparative Philosophy & Ethics

"The Great Gatsby" Film Review.

vantage of the film is that it is only a shortened version of the book. The movie contains only the dialogues - and clearly not even all the dialogues in the book, but the conversations are only a sma ...

(2 pages) 52 0 2.5 Oct/2003

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

An exposition of Plato's analogy of the cave.

ought and taught philosophy his whole life, and unlike Socrates wrote his ideas down in the form of dialogues. One such work is the Republic, in which the analogy of the cave is expounded.In the analo ...

(3 pages) 98 2 3.7 Jan/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Contemporary Philosophy

"What does 'As You Like It' suggest about romantic love and marriage?" - An essay discussing the presentation of love and lovers in Shakespeare's 'As You Like It'.

, and the play ends with a quadruple wedding. On the path to this quadruple wedding, there are many dialogues between lovers, in which we are exposed to different opinions about what romantic love is, ...

(4 pages) 97 0 2.9 Feb/2004

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

Hamlet thesis on decay and corruption

are develops the theme of both physical and psychological decay and corruption through the actions, dialogues, and figurative language of the characters. The evidence of this theme can be seen though ...

(4 pages) 61 0 4.2 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

David Hume: Against the Design and Cosmological Arguments for God's Existence

In his dialogues concerning religion David Hume explores whether religious belief can be rational. Because ...

(3 pages) 124 0 2.6 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

The Use of Editing in "Bowling for Columbine"

hesis and prove a point which the filmmaker is trying to put across. The possibilities are endless; dialogues can be shortened, scenes can be added or cut, or even switched around to be in any order d ... o bring the attention away from Heston long enough to change around parts of his speech and shorten dialogues. By means of crosscuts he is able to make it seem as if though Heston is talking insensiti ...

(5 pages) 156 3 4.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Barbara Allan a Typical Ballad I had to explain why the poem "Bonny Barbara Allan" is a typical Ballad.

applying four major elements; it is written in quatrains, has an abcb rhyming scheme pattern, rapid dialogues, and a lack of characterization.Throughout the poem, some words' importance are emphasized ... at of the stanzas, the rhyming scheme, the attention paid to characterization, and the speed of the dialogues all correspond to the norm.

(1 pages) 57 1 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"Bonny Barbara Allan" a Typical Ballad (The first essay on Barbara Allan that I posted was my first draft and this one is my final one.)

ties and conventions: it is written in quatrains with an abcb rhyming scheme pattern, employs rapid dialogues, displays a lack of characterization and deals with tragic love.The most noticeable featur ... was lying,And when she drew the curtain by,"Young man, I think you're dying." (Line 9-12)The rapid dialogues create the impression that there is a causal link between Barbara Allan and Sir John Graem ...

(3 pages) 39 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Leaven of Malice by Robertson Davies. Two Parallel Dialogues: Two Complex Personalities (Parents relationship to their children)

ather avoid all the negative attention brought on by their parents. The striking resemblance of the dialogues serves to emphasize a key point concerning parents in the story; the parental figures in L ... onsive to their children actions; a portrayal formally unimaginable. Within the two parallel dialogues, the personalities of Professor Vambrace and Mrs. Bridgetower can be characterized as cont ...

(4 pages) 31 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American