Literature Category

Oscar Wao. Colonialism and Magical Realism

The Brief and Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao is a 2007 fiction novel by Junot Diaz that tells the story of one Oscar De Leon. It describes De Leon’s as a sweet and disastrously overweight person and his life forms the larger part of the story. It is through De Leon’s life that the concept of magical realism unravels.

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Phonetic in Linguistic

A detailed study of Japanese and native English show some of the differences in sounds in both languages.

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Critique “The Death of Horatio Alger”

The article “The Death of Horatio Alger” by Paul Krugman writes about the theory that might explain why rich people become richer while poor people remain poor. That theory has an economic and social background, and the author states that the explanation is simple for that tendency.

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Life and Death

Life is a period of time that lies between birth and death. Therefore, death is an important part of a human’s life. However, many people do not consider it as a part of their lives.

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Flags of Our Fathers

The studies of historical events usually focus on the general and large-scale tendencies. If the researchers pay attention to the role of the individuals in the development of history, they are some important figures, like kings, generals or presidents.

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Women in Literature from 1600-1800’s

Strong female characters always attracted attention of writers and inspired creation of numerous masterpieces. Women’s inborn power that was demonstrated by strong, bold, confident character, sexuality, and incredible brilliance fascinated a great number of writers.

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Literary Analysis

In the essay, the author focuses on a brief literary analysis of a selected passage from Ginsberg’s famous poem Howl. The analysis explores the poem’s broad context and centers on the leading themes, symbols, and issues in the passage. The passage is …

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A Rose for Emily Essay

Emily Grierson, the talk of the neighborhood and the town kept the people curious about her next move. No one ever seemed to get along with her or even understand her since she kept it all to herself. This situation changes with the arrival of Homer …

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