A revenge tragedy is a kind of tragedy wherein the main theme is revenge. In English literature, the revenge tragedy was derived from the tragedies of the Roman dramatist, Seneca. It was Thomas Kyd, w
Nature can take on different roles in American literature. Here we see nature take on different roles in the works of "Daisy Miller", "The Storm" and in the poetry of Emily Dickinson.
There are two kinds of conceits: Metaphysical Conceit & Petrarchan Conceit. Metaphysical conceit is a conceit What is a conceit? Definition of a conceit?Metaphysical conceit is a kind of conceit, which was invented by a group of 17th century poets, identified as Metaphysical Poets. In hassle-free...
The story manages to capture the narrator at a transitional stage in his life. At the beginning he is hostile and reserved in nature, through both his words and actions, whereas towards the end of the story he seems to have come out of his shell.
Analysis, summary and review of the book titled The Pupil by Henry James
In the novel 1984, the slogan "Freedom is Slavery" (positive is negative) as the second slogan in "Nineteen Eighty-Four", seems opposite the other two slogans, "War is Peace" and "Ignorance is Strength" (negative is positive). This seeming discrepancy is discussed.
The most popular of Oscar Wilde's plays, The Importance of Being Earnest appears to be a comedy of manners. But the humor goes deeper than that, as Wilde satirizes Victorian society and expectations.
Tragic Hero Definition & Characteristics: A tragic hero is a type of character in a play, who makes an error, while judging the situation, which leads to his downfall.
A review of Homer's epic poem written sometime near the end of the eighth century BC
If you’re looking for the summary or “buod” of the famous Filipino ‘awit’ and masterpiece Florante at Laura written by Francisco “Balagtas” Baltazar you’re on the right page because I’ve included both the English summary and...