Essays Tagged: "Quint"

Discusses the relationship between Mrs. Grose and the other Characters in "Turn of the Screw" by Solomon's

Mrs. Grose, playing cleverly on the governess' visions, convinces her she is seeingPeter Quint and Ms. Jessel in an effort to drive her mad. At least, that is according to EricSolomon's 'Th ... to Flora.Mrs. Grose will do anything to gain control of Flora, as she proved when shemurdered Peter Quint. He, along with Ms. Jessel, was too much of an influence on thechildren. Quint died somewhat m ... rose then proceeds, after the murders, to twist the new governess' visionsof ghosts into visions of Quint and Jessel. Solomon does not address the issue of whetheror not what the governess sees is act ...

(3 pages) 72 0 3.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"Quentin Tarantino"

and a 21 year old law student and aspiring actor Tony. He was named after Burt Reynolds' character, Quint in 'Gunsmoke'. When Quentin was 2, they moved to South Los Angeles, which is where Quentin gre ...

(3 pages) 117 0 3.9 Nov/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Directors

Full Book Report of a holocaust memoir by Michael Quint, transalated from the original french

In Our Strange GardensMichael Quint?Megan AlburyGrade 12October 31st, 2003Table of ContentsSummary1Conclusion8Bibliography91Michae ...

(6 pages) 35 1 3.4 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Let Freedom Ring, and essay on Henry James's The Turn of the Screw

are what makes him free. In aconversation with Mrs. Gross, Mrs. Gross tells the governess and that "Quint was much too free."The governess responds to this with "a sudden sickness of disgust." (323). ... to this with "a sudden sickness of disgust." (323). This line shows twothings. First, it shows that Quint, one of the ghosts, is associated with freedom. Second, Mrs.Gross offers no definition of the ...

(4 pages) 68 1 3.7 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Turn Of the Screw, The Governess' repression

16), nothing else she says pertains to the actual character's appearance, because she only mentions Quint standing up and looking at her. Telling the story to Mrs. Grose shows an entirely different ac ... an-shaven.. (23)How she sees these characteristics from such distance proves to be a quandary. With Quint at the top of a tower, and the Governess on the ground, making distinctions of such details se ...

(3 pages) 47 0 5.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature


o the island from New York looking, so he thought, for a change from the fears of the city. There's Quint (Robert Shaw), a caricature of the crusty old seafaring salt, who has a very personal reason f ... g an island of fishermen the locals have only on thing on their minds. This is where we get to meet Quint. Quint is convinced that the only way to solve the problem is to hunt it down. He offers his s ...

(7 pages) 36 1 1.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

classist Intolerence

e class consciousness which she is a victim. She puts forth the love of two former employees, Peter Quint and Miss Jessel, as distasteful because of their difference in class, even though she yearns t ... own prejudices and fallacies, like she fails to recognize the nature of the illusions of Jessel and Quint post their deaths. Taken together, the authors give nuanced illustrations of how societal inst ...

(8 pages) 6 0 0.0 Sep/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Mark Twain