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A Study of Poetry
Bliss Perry A Study of Poetry
  • English
  • 65705 Words
  • Ages 0 and up
  • 295
  • 2

The method of studying poetry which I have followed in this book was sketched some years ago in my chapter on "Poetry" in Counsel Upon the Reading of Books. My confidence that the genetic method is the natural way of approaching the subject has been shared by many lovers of... Read more...

Keywords: a study of poetry, perry bliss, analysis of poetry, literary criticism, literary appreciation, poetry


Walcott's Omeros: Revitalization of Wounded Caribbeans
Rahman Mostafiz Walcott's Omeros: Revitalization of Wounded Caribbeans
  • English
  • 5033 Words
  • Ages 3 and up
  • 497
  • 1

While writing this epic, Walcott adopts and transforms elements from Pound’s The Cantos, Eliot’s The Waste Land and Crane’s The Bridge. He uses pseudo-Dantean verse, Sapphic prosody, Homeric sensibility and Virgilian methodology, which does not show his inaptness of aesthet... Read more...

Keywords: Postcolonial Literature, Derek Walcott, Classical Epic in Modern Period, Multi-vocal Literature, Caribbean Literature.


  • English
  • 41816 Words
  • Ages 14 and up
  • 19
  • 0

  It is a new critical analysis of Khaled Hosseini's masterwork, The Kite Runner. It provides a complete social, cultural, historical, and political background of the novel. it facilitates the readers of Khaled Hosseini. in this new analysis, the text of The Kite Runner ha... Read more...

Keywords: khaled hosseini, The Kite Runner, analysis of the fiction, english novel, literary criticism, plot and character analysis, Afghanistan fiction, afghan literature, asian novel, fiction in english


Death of Reader
Prof. Bharat Sakate Death of Reader
  • English
  • 2043 Words
  • Ages 16 and up
  • 93
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This is a book about literary theory Death of Reader. After completion of book author never dies but reader dies within it.  Death of an author is accepted but what about discoverer and death of reader? 

Keywords: Author, Discovery, Literary Art


Sukanya Basu Mallik THE AERONAUTS:


  • English
  • 2118 Words
  • Ages 12 and up
  • 18
  • 0

This research paper focuses on establishing that the movie in focus is not just a biographic portrayal of one event but an ‘amalgam of many different sites and many different voyages’. The movie itself is a pictorial genius, a harrowing and exciting show at the natural exqu... Read more...

Keywords: The aeronauts, research paper, literary criticism, language and literature, historical accuracy of films


75 Books You Must Read Before You Die
Joe Rose 75 Books You Must Read Before You Die
  • English
  • 76013 Words
  • Ages 14 and up
  • 36
  • 0

Stuck for something to read next?

75 Books You Must Read Before You Die might be able to help and includes reviews and thoughts on an eclectic range of suggested books to read by a diverse range of of authors.

Everything from Alice's Adventures in Wonderland to Alan Moore... Read more...

Keywords: famous books, greatest books, classic fiction novels, books to read before you die, 100 greatest books, great books fiction, great comic best graphic novels


A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
James Joyce A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
  • English
  • 84796 Words
  • Ages 0 and up
  • 347
  • 0

A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man is the first novel of Irish writer James Joyce. A Künstlerroman in a modernist style, it traces the intellectual and religio-philosophical awakening of young Stephen Dedalus, a fictional alter ego of Joyce and an allusion to Daedalus,... Read more...

Keywords: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce, A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, James Joyce


Bartleby, the Scrivener
Herman Melville Bartleby, the Scrivener
  • English
  • 14317 Words
  • Ages 0 and up
  • 163
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"Bartleby, the Scrivener: A Story of Wall Street" is a short story by the American writer Herman Melville (1819–1891). It first appeared anonymously in two parts in the November and December 1853 editions of Putnam's Magazine, and was reprinted with minor textual alteration... Read more...

Keywords: Bartleby, the Scrivener, Herman Melville


Sons and Lovers
David Herbert Lawrence Sons and Lovers
  • English
  • 160137 Words
  • Ages 0 and up
  • 117
  • 0

Sons and Lovers is a 1913 novel by the English writer D. H. Lawrence. The Modern Library placed it ninth on their list of the 100 best novels of the 20th century. While the novel initially incited a lukewarm critical reception, along with allegations of obscenity, it is tod... Read more...

Keywords: Sons and Lovers, David Herbert Lawrence


The Redemption of David Corson
Charles Frederic Goss The Redemption of David Corson
  • English
  • 100200 Words
  • Ages 0 and up
  • 360
  • 0

The Redemption of David Corson written by Charles Frederic Goss. Published by INDIANAPOLIS THE BOWEN-MERREILL COMPANY PUBLISHERS. Copyright, 1900 by The Bowen-Merrill Company. Charles Frederic Goss was an American clergyman and author. His 1900 novel The Redemption of Dav... Read more...

Keywords: The Redemption of David Corson, Charles Frederic Goss


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