Essays Tagged: "recollections"

Comparison of shakespear poem/sonnet to a modern day song from kmfdm (with citings and all)

s, embody similar topics concerning memories of the past, the briefness of mortality, and the human recollections that allow earthly pains to be laid to rest.The resurfacing of nostalgic events in the ...

(2 pages) 48 0 4.6 Apr/2002

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

Alexander Pushkins

cognition. He was first published in the journal The Messenger of Europe in 1814. In 1815 his poem "Recollections in Tsarskoe Selo" met the approval of Derzhavin, a great eighteenth-century poet, at a ... live near the capital, but inexpensively and in "inspirational solitude and in the circle of sweet recollections." These expectations were defeated when the cholera epidemic in Petersburg caused the ...

(8 pages) 97 1 4.1 Sep/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

Heart of Darkness.

ether with the Director of Companies, the Accountant, and the Lawyer.What we read is the narrator's recollections of Marlow's tale.From a very young age Marlow was always fascinated with maps and in p ...

(36 pages) 221 1 2.7 Sep/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Characterization in Chioles's Before the Firing Squad.

John Chioles's short story, Before the Firing Squad. We first begin to learn about him through the recollections of a young boy in the town whom he has befriended. We learn that all of the soldiers a ...

(2 pages) 48 0 3.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"forgiving my father" by Lucille Clifton.

n the poem "forgiving my father" by Lucille Clifton, the speaker describes a daughter is haunted by recollections of strife between her and her father. The speaker in the poem actually seeks to hold h ...

(4 pages) 103 1 3.8 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Development Studies

Critique of alfred hitchcocks movie "rebecca"

memories of Rebecca. The mysterious housekeeper, Mrs. Danvers, doesn't make things any easier. Her recollections of the deceased Rebecca lead the young wife to become even more tormented. The flaming ...

(3 pages) 40 0 5.0 Dec/2003

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

Analysis of St. Mark: Chapter 4:35-41 and insight on the authour Mark.

he equivalent to a multilingual personal assistant in today's business world. Mark recorded Peter's recollections and was striving for accuracy, but not necessarily for strict chronological narrative ...

(3 pages) 49 0 3.4 Feb/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Analysis of Walden, by Thoreau, using Stylistic Devices

string together his descriptive memories of the Hollowell farm in a long and drawn out manner. The recollections tumble from his mind directly into his pen, causing the sentence to reflect his stream ...

(2 pages) 84 2 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

D.h lawrence's "piano"poem; the meaning is conveyed through the tone

memories of his mother. The narrator feels betrayed by the song that has sparked him to rethink the recollections. In his remembrance, the narrator cries for his lost past. In "Piano", D.H. Lawrence c ...

(4 pages) 60 0 3.7 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

"The sound and the fury", by William Faulkner. "The Death of a Family"

me represented pure evil. He's the most vicious character in my opinion I ever thought of.") These recollections form the first three sections of the novel. They are followed by Section Four, describ ...

(11 pages) 39 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Precious Moments

can treasure individually, and look back upon with either a smile or a frown. Whether they are good recollections or bad ones, they're thoughts we value and hold dearly, because they're just that prec ...

(1 pages) 38 1 3.3 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

A critical assessment of TS Eliot's poem, 'Rhapsody on a windy night'.

is shown various sights by the street lamps he passes, and these sights evoke images, feelings and recollections. From the sights revealed by the lamps, and the responses they induce, a portrait of t ...

(5 pages) 33 0 5.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry


r would always caress him and his father would always have a benevolent smile, which were his first recollections (Frankenstein 16). He was soon provided a female companion to love very early. She was ...

(3 pages) 37 1 4.2 Jan/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing

The Happening

, anything. It's not until I hear the burr of light snoring that I can bear to look. Extremely hazy recollections of the latter part of the office party make this almost unbearable.Who the hell is tha ...

(8 pages) 37 1 4.8 Jul/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Harry Van Arsdale.

d how there was a high school named after him and a labor center in Albany, but I have to admit, my recollections are sketchy at best. Our contributor friend gave me a short rundown of Van Arsdale's a ...

(3 pages) 22 0 5.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

Rethinking Columbus Day

d to hero status by writers and historians for allegedly founding the Americas. These documents and recollections made a significant impact and Columbus was given a national holiday that has been cele ...

(5 pages) 32 0 0.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Reflective acount of patient with the onset on type 2 diabetes

unique circumstances and past experience they can, in order to learn, bear in mind past beliefs and recollections as a basis to accomplish a desired learning result. (Rolfe, 1998). Taylor (2000) sugge ...

(11 pages) 509 0 4.5 Mar/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Narrative in "The Great Gatsby" - Essay Question: How is Nick and ineffective or effective narrator in "The Great Gatsby"

essential that the reader trusts his knowledge of these past events, seeing how time can disfigure recollections. Because the novel is narrated in third person, Nick is the only source of information ...

(4 pages) 30 0 4.7 Aug/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Book Review: "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald

nd even on their way to the petrol station. The story is based around the character Nick Carraway's recollections and memories of his encounters with the American society after his return from fightin ...

(4 pages) 29 0 3.5 Feb/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Snow Falling On Cedars

moto all who are tied together one way or another. Hatsue Imada, the wife of Kabuo Miyamoto, shares recollections of her early life and childhood love Ishmael Chambers. Ishmael, a local reporter for h ...

(4 pages) 1280 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers