A look at a few cases of deformity in works of fiction. Namely in E.T.A. Hoffmann’s “The Sandman” and in De Maupassant’s account of Ivan Turgenev's horrifying experience.
Regarding the paradigmatic loners in H.P. Lovecraft's stories and also his own past as a recluse. Focusing on the auto-biographical source for a few of his most notable characters.
The journey to our inner world of thought and emotion is a paradigm of a dangerous adventure. In this article we will observe how a writer of fiction can help the reader safely self-reflect.
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.
An analysis of the essential teachings of the mystic poet Rumi, together with a short summary of his life and passing.
Denise Levertov's protest poem is in two parts. The first stanza asks six questions, the second stanza answers them. The theme is war and the loss of a people and culture. When the USA became involved in the Vietnam war many challenged the tactics and the loss of life. A poem to prick the conscience
H.P. Lovecraft considered The music of Erich Zann to have been his best creation. The story is his take on the theme of the artist who has his work conducted from a distant and nameless abyss; a metaphor for the unconscious.
Thematic Analysis for Gabriel García Márquez’s Chronicle of a Death Foretold In his story Chronicle of a Death Foretold Gabriel García Márquez exquisitely exhibits a well crafted story of a foretold tragedy. Situated in García Márquez’s...
A review of the anonymous epic poem written between 700 and 1000 AD
In this essay, Cabucos analyses John Marden's and Shaun Tan's visual text 'The Rabbits' in the eyes of poststructuralism and postcolonialism critical theories. Good for term paper.