W.H.Auden's "The Shield of Achilles" is thematically quite similar to Eliot's "Wasteland" in its representation of a world devoid of principles and ethics that in its march for success has lost the true meaning of life.
Provided here are good essay topics based on the works of Thomas Hardy. Written by a retired British literature teacher.
This article discusses alternate titles, religious allusions, and who is the monster within Mary Shelley's Frankenstein.
A look at the universal theme found in works by Raymond Carver, Billy Collins and Alice Walker.
Who is the heroine in Henrick Ibsen's A Doll's House? Is Nora the doll? Is Nora repressed by Torvald? What is the fallacy of their relationship?
Similarities in Role and Persona of the Characters of Miss Havisham and Victor Frankenstein, As Well As Estella Havisham and the Creature Many similarities and comparisons can be drawn when analyzing the two works,...
For the workers who lived through the Industrial Revolution, life closely resembled hell. Hunger, poverty, and misunderstanding plagued their short, desperate lives. Writers of this period responded to the hellish...
If you need essay help with Beowulf, read this! Essay topics are suggested, along with tips for creating an essay outline. Written by a retired teacher of English literature.
This is part of a series of essays on intermedia. Please read the introductory essay for an explanation of the series. Phoebe Gloeckner, the author of "Diary," also wrote "A Child's Life."