Gender in Sense and Sensibility

Name: Professor: Course: Date: Gender in Sense and Sensibility. In gender in sense and sensibility, the main characters are two women, Elinor and Marianne. One of the women represents the spirit, and the other serves to provide an understanding of mind, or rather, sensibility. In the book, the future of the female characters solely depends on the kind of men they marry. In the long run, not all of them can marry an able man, which leaves them on a dilemma to start searching for different ways of earning wealth for themselves. Other women have a controlling power on their husbands. Hence they can obtain what they want from the men. Although men are often the dominant race in society, some...

Edgar Allan Poes:The Philosophy of Composition

The Philosophy of Composition Allan Poe in his philosophy of composition tries to lay a blueprint of what poets should consider in composing their works. Poe argues that every poet should consider the plot. Poe argues that errors are committed while constructing poetic stories. To avoid the errors, writers should strive towards explaining events from page to page and composition of quality work. Explaining events requires detailed description, dialogue, authoritative comments, facts, and action to create the base of their narrative. Poets uphold cohesion of their poetic units. Originality plays an important role in applying creativity in poems. Impressions on the susceptibility of the heart,...

Avant-garde Poetry Movement

Student’s Name Professor’s Name CourseDate Modernity and Poetic Upheavals in the National Hostorical Context of the different Corpus Studied Introduction The term modernity has been used to express different perspectives of life. It may be used to suggest that different practices, habits and views are inferior to those of the medieval or ancient times, or to create positive meaning ascribing the superiority of the views, habits and practices to the modern times. Both perspectives underscore the changes associated with modernity. Poetry, as an art form, has undergone massive changes in their contexts, forms, and styles, among others. It predates written text. For instance, the earliest form...

Black Elk Speaks

Social Ethics in Black Elk Speaks by John NeihardtName: Institution: Abstract Literature is a reflection of society. It provides an account of the experiences and struggles of people in a particular period. In America, the contemporary readers have used ancient works of literature to understand their history. These writings are based on what the authors felt, saw or experienced during their time. The periods of colonization and slavery, in particular, documents two of the most important periods in the American history. Stories that were written during this time conveyed messages of oppression, conflict, hatred and social injustices. Black Elk Speaks perfectly fits this category. The novel...