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Alfred Housman

Alfred Edward Housman, a classical scholar and poet, was born in Fockbury in thecounty of Worcestershire, England on March 26, 1859. His poems are variations onthe themes of mortality and the miseries of human condition (Magill 1411). Mostof Housman’s poems were written in the 1890’s when he was under greatpsychological . . . Read more

Dickinson And Hughes: A Comparison

Emily CambergReading Poetry 124LPaper One11/8/99After reading both ?Tell All the Truth but Tell It Slant? by Emily Dickinson and ?Harlem? by Langston Hughes, I determined that the main difference between the two poems is both poets’ use of diction. Dickinson makes use of abstract diction in her poem, using words . . . Read more

Trayce Gray (1072 words)

Trayce Gray Donald P. Carey English 1302 October 16th, 2017 Mankind’s Relentless Adversary Many people argue that the single, strongest foe mankind faces today are each other. These innate desires to create war and expand our ambitions are deeply rooted in our being. The truth is that despite these destructive . . . Read more

Diet Delusion

I havealways been a health and weight conscious individual. Because my thyroid doesnot work, I am automatically prone to weight gain. At the office, I have foundmy click amongst those sitting around the lunch table with their salads and anddiet sodas, rather than leaving the office for a burger and . . . Read more

Leadership Theory (2342 words)

Leadership TheoryAccording to Nathan F. Iannone, leadership can be defined as the art ofinfluencing, directing, guiding, and controlling others in such a way as toobtain their willing obedience, confidence, respect and loyal cooperation inaccomplishment of an objective. Leaders are not born…sure there are somegifts-traits-attributes, natural endowments that affect relative abilities…butthey . . . Read more

Carlos Santana (1030 words)

Carlos SantanaAll the world knows the special magic of Carlos Santana as expressed through his music and his guitar playing, which is among the most distinctive and recognizable in all music. His is a tone of vibrant energy that bathes the human soul and awakens the unconscious spirit. The spirit . . . Read more

Arab Society

Evil, sinful, lover of Satan and weak are just a few adjectives to describewomen through history. Nevertheless, women were not always portrayed as so. Women once held a strong and dominated figure within the society. In the ancientEgyptian society, women were equal to men in status and prestige. Within theXVIIIth . . . Read more

Summer Of My Germin Soilder

CN – Can you tell me the first time you met Anton. What was it like?PB – I first heard his name when some soldiers told my father that he was the only English speaking German. When I saw him he was different from the others. He did not look . . . Read more

Joy Luck Club By Any Ten (907 words)

Joy Luck Club By Any TenIs it fair to judge someone by their sex? In traditional Chinese culture, manyjudgments were made about a person just by observing their sex. The women waslooked upon as an inferior being. They had little or no status in society, andlittle was expected from them. . . . Read more

English 101 (912 words)

English 10112 October 1998Curfew AnalysisLets say your daughter is walking down the street at 10:00 P.M. to get some eggs and milk for breakfast tomorrow morning. But while she is walking back, a cop stops her for a curfew violation. The officer arrests her, searches her, and brings her into . . . Read more