Essays Tagged: "Salina"

Breaking Free - The Chrysanthemums This is a character breakdown and analysis of Elisa Allen. This discusses the symbolism of the chrysanthemum garden and her repression.

reinforces Elisa's feelings of isolation from the world. The tale is set in the beautiful valley of Salinas, California, but with all its beauty, this location takes on the role of some sort of prison ... sort of prison in which one could feel trapped. "The high grey-flannel fog of winter closed off the Salinas Valley from the sky and from all the rest of the world. On every side it sat like a lid on t ...

(5 pages) 370 0 3.5 Jun/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Hit the Road

28, 1932Today I got a letter from my cousin telling me about some possible work on some ranches in Salinas. I think I'm going to check it out; my family really needs the money. So, right now I'm pack ... hope it won't be too long though. Well, I've got to go finish packing. I'll write more once I'm in Salinas.~AnnabelDear Diary, October 1, 1932I've been here in Salinas for three days now, and it does ...

(3 pages) 11 0 4.0 Jan/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

American Dream

Diego SalinasMs. G. RamirezEnglish 1302March 24, 2014The American DreamToday, many people migrate to the U ... r siblings was my motivation to get out of this type of lifestyle and to strife for a better life."(Salinas)My grandfather gave the same kind of concept to me. However, what I did noticed was that his ... e people are able to achieve goals and yet the only ones who are able are the well privileged ones"(Salinas). Living with very little to offer there wasn't much he could of done at the time to maintai ...

(3 pages) 0 0 0.0 Apr/2014

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Modern Philosophy