Essays Tagged: "intimate connection"

Louis de Bernieres - Captain Corelli's Mandolin: How has Louis de Bernières in the first nine chapters made the reader intimately acquainted with Cephallonia, the people, and the way of life?

After reading the first nine chapters, the reader already feels an intimate connection growing between him, Cephallonia and its people. The island becomes something pe ...

(4 pages) 25 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Price of Success in Rodriguez's "The Achievement of Desire"

quent price- the loss." To become educated, he left his barrio, denied his roots, lost the sense of intimate connection with his family. Furthermore, his life as a "scholarship boy" can best be descri ...

(8 pages) 158 0 2.6 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Analysis of the sense of place exhibited by Wordsworth and Clare, assessing the significance of place in their ecological views.

has come to be known, amongst many other things, as the forerunner of 'nature poetry'. He feels an intimate connection with the natural world, and is not merely an observer of it, but an active parti ... nticity to the poem, and makes the sense of loss seem even more profound.Because Clare felt such an intimate connection with specific things in nature as opposed to everything natural, his move from H ...

(8 pages) 45 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

'He contemplated the wildness about him, the wildness within'. What does Cormac McCarthy reveal about his views of the relationship between man and the land in 'All The Pretty Horses'?

his defeat and this psychological return is reflected by his geographical return, highlighting the intimate connection John Grady shares with the land.McCarthy presents John Grady as being nostalgic ... acking in syntax, this lyrical attention to detail is conspicuous and suggests that McCarthy’s intimate connection to the land, like John Grady’s, enables a deeper Romanticism. McCarthy cert ...

(12 pages) 9 1 5.0 Jun/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

What is a media theory for? What practical functions do ideas about media serve?

Throughout the history, human beings have enjoyed an intimate connection with media. Insofar as communication is an integral part of the human experience ... y using it in new and avant garde ways.The relationship of media and human beings has never been as intimate as it is today. Today, the media exerts an influence on almost every aspect of an individua ...

(12 pages) 20 0 3.0 Sep/2009

Subjects: Art Essays