The Tale of Sohrab from the Shahnameh

  Tragedy Across the Mediterranean: Consider “The Tale of Sohrab” from the Shahnameh in comparison to Sophocles’ drama Oedipus Tyrannus from the Week 2 readings. Make an argument about whether the two texts are more alike or different and why. Focus your thesis on one particular aspect of the two texts […]

” The Sun Also Rises” by Ernest Hemingway.

This research should be about the story “” The Sun Also Rises”” by  Ernest Hemingway. Start with biographical information on your author. Find at least one good biographical source and use this information for the first part of your paper.   Choose one literary source, preferably […]

Write a journal entry in which you explain What event, observation, feeling memory, experience or occasion is being recounted or described in a poem

The moment: What event, observation, feeling, memory, experience or occasion is being recounted or described in this poem?The feeling: Who is the speaker and how do they feel about the subject they are exploring in this poem? What words or phrases are used to clearly portray the speaker’s feeling?The punch: What is the purpose […]

“A Rocking Horse Winner”

  Questions for “A Rocking Horse Winner” Q1. There was“sense of a shortage of money.” What is so important about social standing?  Why is the house haunted by the phrase, “There must be more money!”? Q2. D.H. Lawrence writes about Paul’s eyes in a peculiar manner? List the […]

Feminist studies

How are alternative or non-normative visions of intimacy renegotiating, challenging, or “rewriting” dominant visions of “intelligible” intimacy.  Faustus has achieved “all learning,” but he knows old age as well as learning: why would a man who realistically know his age and how quickly life passes […]

Rationale for choosing the company in which to invest

Imagine that you are a financial manager researching investments for your client. Think of a friend or a family member as a client. Define her/his characteristics and goals such as an employee or employer, relatively young (less than 40 years) or close to retirement, having […]

Maya’s rape

What feelings does 8-year-old Maya experience during and after the rape?  Why does Maya become mute? Why does her mother send her and Bailey back to Stamps? Maya describes Stamps as follows: “The barrenness of Stamps was exactly what I wanted, without will or consciousness. Explain what […]

Adrienne Rich’s poem “Aunt Jennifer’s Tigers,”

In a post of at least 100 words, address the items below: Explain how has your understanding of the American Dream changed as a result of this course.Reflect on John Lennon’s “”Imagine,”” which for many signifies hope. Do you believe there is hope for the […]

Anne Frank

What is Anne’s personality like, according to your reading? Provide examples from the text. What does Anne mean when she writes “”But I’m not sorry. Memories mean more to me than dresses”” (14)? What are Anne’s feelings toward her mother and sister? Why does she […]