Nowadays, it seems the vampire is again setting the trend not as a scary monster but as a model of cheap romance. This article explores vampires in literature with an eye to their symbolic meaning.
To a lot of people India is a traditional poverty stricken country.Nothing more.To be honest, this is a myth.So whats the truth? Keep reading to know the answer!
The delightful "Mary Poppins" books, eight in all, written by P. L. Travers have brought joy to children for many years.
This studies the use of imagery through metaphor, simile, litotes and other figures of speech in the English Translation of The Odyssey . This essay assumes a collegiate understanding of the work.
The TOP 100 EPICS OF THE WORLD ranks the greatest epics, both traditional and literary, based on their literary value, inherent messages, the epic dimensions, popularity and universal appeal.
Marko Marulić - Renaissance Man from Split, Croatia and Father of both Croatian Literature and Modern Psychology
During the high Renaissance in Croatia, an age of Humanism prevailed and the city of Split's best known humanist was Marko Marulić. Honored on the Croatian 500 kuna note, he's called the Father of Croatian Literature...
An illustrated article about Shakespeare's play, Twelfth Night, with information, entertainment and helpful links.
Cinderella is such an incredibly popular fairy-tale that many versions of it exist across cultures. A common, appealing core to these stories is the "replacement mother figure" in her many forms.
Did Mother Goose really exist? Or are Mother Goose tales simply oral stories written down by many authors over a 300-year period? Author J. J. Murray delves into this mystery.
Everyone knows the classic fairytale stories, especially as immortalised by Disney. But it may intrigue you to know that the original versions of today's fairy tales were much stranger, darker fare than Disney would...
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