Essays Tagged: "Edwidge Danticat"

"Between the Pool and the Gardenias"

Between the Pool and the GardeniasThe sad, shocking story, "Between the Pool and the Gardenias" by Edwidge Danicat shows how past experiences can effect the actions we take in the future. The main ch ...

(2 pages) 19 0 4.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Reflection on the author, Edwidge Danticat, and her novel Krik Krak

e time period in which it was written and the culture from which it comes."Throughout my reading of Edwidge Danticat's Krik Krak, I fell in love with every story and the meaning behind each. Reading t ... author has a clear and precise understanding of the time period in which their novel took place.For Edwidge Danticat, story telling was always a very significant part of her life. It was the way in wh ...

(3 pages) 31 0 4.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature > Authors

Ethnic Clashes (Compares "Farming of Bones" by Danticat and movie "Paridise Now")

d into a deathly rivalry that was later driven by religious differences as well.Farming of Bones by Edwidge Danticat shows a similar ethnic conflict that went on from the 1937 and shadowed the life of ...

(7 pages) 38 0 3.0 Oct/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > International Organizations & Conflicts

The Use of Irony in The Farming of Bones

emands etc; and we learn how she fell in love with Sebastien Onius. In a nutshell through the novel Edwidge Danticat gives voice to real individuals, who could not raise a voice for themselves. Dantic ... oss of one's child. These incidences are written with an immaculate perfection.Works CitedDanticat, Edwidge. The Farming of Bones

(9 pages) 9 0 0.0 Jun/2010

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Pesi Pride: The Effects of Parsley in Danticat's "The Farming of Bones"

went through. For all of these reasons, this quote was incredibly influential.Works CitedDanticat, Edwidge. The Farming of Bones: A Novel. New York, NY: Soho, 1998. Print.

(2 pages) 0 0 0.0 Sep/2014

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing


Monica WillsonEnglish 0011Section: Tues & Friday 12:30pmThe story "Not Your Homeland" by Edwidge Danticat depicts the severe treatment of refugees from Haiti. They suffer greatly from vario ...

(2 pages) 2 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

Voices of Women In Haiti

ity and instability (The Situation)."Haitian women also suffer from traditional ad cultural values. Edwidge Danticat wrote a novel called, "Breath, Eyes, Memory." The novel clearly informs the readers ... mother anymore. "I was feeling alone and lost, like there was no longer any reason for me to live (Edwidge 87)." Sophie even went as far as breaking her own hymen with a pestle so that the mother cou ...

(9 pages) 0 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers