Read the horrifying truth about the "Yours, Mine & Ours" family from the 1968 and 2005 movies. Book review of Tom North's account of what really happened.
Popular short stories for students and teenagers. Great choices for those new to the short story and experienced readers.
Buried beneath the stream of consciousness sentence structure in Faulkner's Barn Burning is the story of a boy and the father he both loves and hates.
“Darkness” seems to have been written as a satirical account of what might have been the public’s hysteria during that “Summer of Darkness.” Byron takes advantage of the events of the time, and creates a...
"The Linguistic Foundation" by Jonathan Culler is often analysed in Literary Theory classes, the following is an interpretation and explanation of the main points of this essay with citations.
This essay explores the ways Cormac McCarthy uses violence to express some of his philosophical views on the nature of human society and the inherent human motivations that are suppressed by it.
An analysis of the role bullying played in the fate of the mental patients in Ken Kesey's "One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest."
This article discusses alternate titles, religious allusions, and who is the monster within Mary Shelley's Frankenstein.
The reputation of Hamlet as one of Shakespeare’s greatest plays often times overlooks one of the greatest achievements of the play. While many scholars acknowledge the play as the birth of the modern man, few...