Essays Tagged: "Dr. Seuss"

Theodore Seuss Geisel III - The Great American Children's Poet

Dr. Seuss:The Great American Children's PoetDr. Seuss is the pseudonym for Theodor Seuss Geisel III, ... Lantern, to which hecontributed as a cartoonist. To get around the rule he began to sign his workas Dr. Seuss. And that is why Ted Geisel became Dr. Seuss. While at Oxfordhe met his first wife Helen P ... Oscar for his screenplay for Gerald McBoing-Boing whichChuck Jones (of Looney Tunes fame) animated.Dr. Seuss completely revolutionized the field of children's beginnerbooks. Before Dr. Seuss the book ...

(2 pages) 62 0 4.0 Sep/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

My guide to writing success.

oduced and published; it ranges from the great Shakespearian plays to children's favorite author Dr Seuss, but what is it that makes these writings a worldwide success? All good writings contain a log ...

(3 pages) 100 0 4.7 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Dr.Seuss's Political Cartoons

the only way he could---through drawing. Long before "The Cat in the Hat" and "Green Eggs and Ham", Dr. Seuss, as he is most commonly known, drew political cartoons in hopes of restoring the dignity o ... sed him to send his first political cartoon to a liberal newspaper called PM. Through his cartoons, Dr. Seuss tried to rid the world of wickedness by encouraging the American people to contribute to t ...

(5 pages) 138 6 4.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Theodore Geisel: The Unknown Poet (Dr. Seuss)

ee Academy Awards and a Pulitzer Prize for his work but people only recognize him by his pseudonym, Dr. Seuss.Some people may say that his work is not poetry, but poetry is defined as "writing that fo ... ich lasted for 17 years and also made the phrase, "Quick, Henry, the Flit" a part of pop culture. ("Dr. Seuss - Medicine Cabinet" Feb. 14, 2002)During World War II, Captain Theodore Geisel won a Legio ...

(9 pages) 85 0 4.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Dr. Suess

The creative genius of Theodor Seuss Geisel, respectively "Dr. Seuss" so evident in his numerous and world-renowned children's stories, out pours from a lifeti ... preciate a "Cat in the Hat" or a "One Fish Two Fish..." rhyme from time to time. The lasting impact Dr. Seuss's writing and illustrations had on story telling is with out a doubt great, and aside from ... never learn to dra, Theodor. Why don't you just skip this class for the rest of the term". (qtd in "Dr. Seuss..") I highly ascertain that individual deeply regrets such remarks, and rightfully so. ...

(5 pages) 123 3 4.6 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Writing Style of Theodor Seuss Geisel (Dr. Seuss)

different colored words and different sized letters to steer the reader down the paths of his books.Dr. Seuss's contributions stemmed beyond the creation of colorful words to beneficiating the illiter ... published article in Life Magazine in May of 1954 concerning the illiteracy among school children, Dr. Seuss created a book using 220 words that were important to a young child's vocabulary. "The Cat ...

(3 pages) 66 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Dr. Seuss, A Biography

named TedAttended Dartmouth CollegeWrote for the school's magazine and newspaperChanged his name to Dr. Seuss to seem more importantand to think that i saw it on mulberry streetPublished in 1936Writte ... gineboring booksIn the 1950s kids thought books in general were boring because they used plain wordsDr. Seuss was asked to write a book using less than 250 wordsTherefore Seuss wrote The Cat in the Ha ...

(1 pages) 40 0 3.5 Mar/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Letters to an Author

Letters About Literature 2004-2005Competition Level IVPost Office Box 609Dallas, PA 18612Dear Dr. Seuss,I will eat them in a box. I will eat them with a fox. I will eat them on the train. I will ... ough my years of life following the very first time I read your book Green Eggs and Ham. Thank you, Dr. Seuss for giving me the key to survival in this life with characters who did not possess a parti ...

(2 pages) 35 1 4.6 Mar/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Speech on what we learn from imginative journeys from "Oh the places you'll go" Dr Seuss and The Road Not Taken Robert Frost

."These opening lines mark the commencement of the imaginative journey through the world created by Dr. Seuss in his picture book, ""Oh the Places You'll go!" ,an allegory of Life and its possibilitie ... e and how such decisions are the catalysts to the person they become.In the characteristic style of Dr. Seuss, 'oh the places you'll go'; is written in rhyme with a light tone. The language is simple, ...

(2 pages) 36 0 3.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Our local Pastor talks openly about a Dr. Seuss Book

faceI asked the Pastor "What is your faviorite Book"? She told me about a child's book, written by Dr. Seuss. "Horton Hears a Who". Pastor Sondra told me this story is about pro-life and not too many ... Sondra told me this story is about pro-life and not too many people realize this. She tells me that Dr. Seuss does this in a way that a child could understand the pro-life isssue. For instance, in the ...

(1 pages) 562 0 0.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Dr. Suess

Dr. Seuss Dr. Seuss is one of the most well known children?s authors of all time, and for good reaso ... that. With classic books such as Green Eggs and Ham, One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish , Blue Fish, and Dr. Seuss?s ABC?s, children and adults alike are drawn to his imaginative stories and catchy style o ... ly define a "Zizzer-zazzer-zuzz" or a "Ruffle-Necked Sala-ma-goox", as used Seuss used in his books Dr. Seuss?s ABC?s, and Scrambled Eggs Super, but that leaves it to the young readers mind to imagine ...

(5 pages) 29 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Monsters under the bed

ou can see it in their face, or you can read it when they write it down. He claims that that's what Dr. Seuss did. He proposed that Dr. Seuss probably never said the words "green eggs and ham", but he ...

(2 pages) 17 1 1.7 Mar/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

The Lorax

The Lorax is a short cartoon by Dr. Seuss, although this cartoon is targeted at children it still relates to economical and environm ...

(3 pages) 20 1 3.7 Dec/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics