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This posting overviews Ibsen's work.

Ibsen's play, 'A 'Doll's house," is examined. These questions are posed: 1. In the early acts , Torvald Helmer holds forth on the role of the husband , standards of honesty or probity for dealing with money. Above all, in his talk and in many little ways , he demonstrates the role assig

The Literary canon is discussed.

This posting considers literature as part of the U.S. current literary canon, and why? How do these selections reflect the cultural tradition of the United States?

Describe how James Joyce focuses the importance of religion.

Describe how James Joyce focuses the importance of religion and setting in '' Araby '' . Include your opinions of how the setting influenced the story mood and development. For example , Joyce specifies the street location and the time of year in the story. How does that color your response to

Literature review - What short story to recommend to publisher?

You are part of the literature review committee that will determine which stories will be included in the quarterly short story journal. 1. You are to evaluate a short story and give your recommendation to the publisher. 2. You are to indicate what drew you to this story. Comment about the central idea of the story and

The Researched Essay

Are you required to write a research essay this semester? Are you clueless about how to choose a topic, conduct research, and document and integrate your sources? This sample assignment is full of links that will guide you to a wealth of web-based resources for writers of researched essays, including a Powerpoint presentation

What is Happiness?

Ideas for conducting research on " What is Happiness to you" are reflected.

Question on Grad School Application

The question and my response are below. Is the Frost quote cited properly and any suggestions would be appreciated: 7. Is there other information about yourself that you consider important which has not been covered in the previous questions? As I first began toying with the idea of pursuing a Master's degree, I rememb

Please check for comma errors

Check for comma errors: 1. Reading is a hobby of mine. 2. Before going to bed Betty always reviews her Spanish vocabulary. 3. Leaning back too far on the stool Larry hit the floor with a bang. 4. Around the clock nurses watch the patients in Intensive Care. 5. "By the way the door is locked, so instead of

Please check for comma errors

Check for comma errors: 1.I'll go with you if you pay my way.2.If you loan me your car I'll take your grandmother anywhere she wants to go.3.When Karen wants something she always sends me a littlegift.4.When we go out of town is not important.5.I can't afford to go because of the high fuel prices.6.Mary doesn't like him because


Please can you answer the following tenses E.G. concentrate on capital verbs only and give the time reference. Each question should have a tense and time reference I'm TRAVELLING to London next week. I wish I had more time to FINISH this exercise. When you have FINISHED you can go home. Gorbachev CALLS for peace sum

Correct punctuation question

Which is the correct punctuation for the following sentence? I received my bachelors' degree from Stephen F. Austin State University. I received my bachelor's degree from Stephen F. Austin State University. Thank you.

Summarize: Heralded as the "Moses" of her people...

Heralded as the "Moses" of her people, Underground Railroad conductor Harriet Tubman became a legend during her lifetime, leading approximately 300 slaves to freedom during a decade of freedom work. Denied any real childhood or formal education, Tubman labored in physically demanding jobs as a woodcutter, a field hand, and in li

Dylan Thomas

Identify the point of view of Dylan Thomas' "The Hunchback in the Park". What do the details of the poem tell us about the speaker? Should be a somewhat brief essay. Dylan Thomas - The Hunchback In The Park The hunchback in the park A solitary mister Propped between trees and water From the opening of the garden l

I need assistance on how to do this term paper...

Let It Pour: My First Assignment as Executive Assistant Who says rainy days and Mondays can get you down? It's Monday and raining, and I'm on top of the world! On Saturday I got engaged, on Sunday we found a house that we're going to bid on this coming weekend, today is the first day of my promotion to executive assistant to