The Bell Jar, a decidedly feminist novel, makes a strong statement in the form of two very differing characters.
First American woman Nobel laureate, Pearl Buck touched the hearts of generations. Her legacy lives as the East West Foundation and Pearl S. Buck International.
“The Road Not Taken” Two roads diverged in a yellow wood And sorry I could not travel both And be one traveler, long I stood And looked down one as far as I could To where it bent in the undergrowth; Then took the other, as just as...
A partially fictionalized account of my grandfather's experiences in France and elsewhere, during WWII. What happened to the rest of his machine gun squad?
Samuel Langhorne Clemens was born November 30, 1835. He is better known by his pen name, Mark Twain. It was a momentous time, for Halley's Comet had made its appearance just two weeks earlier, an occurrence that can be seen from Earth just once every 75 to 76 years. Twain burst into our lives just...
PTSD is not new. Many experienced it in years past including Ernest Hemingway who expressed his pain and suffering in The Sun Also Rises.
Pecos Bill is everybody's favorite cowboy. And it seems his story has been told for years. However, there's more to the folk-hero cowboy who once lassoed a tornado. He may not have been a folklore.
A scholarly study of the relationship between the socio-politics of race and gender with the literature of Ralph Ellison and Tenessee Williams during the post-WWII era.
This is a review and analysis of a work by Henry David Thoreau entitled "Resistance to Civil Government".
A scholarly study of Native American storytelling in relation to linguistics and the concepts of culture, memory, and self-identity.