Detora, L. (Ed.). (2009). Heroes of Film, Comics and American Culture: Essays on Real and
Defenders of Home. (pgs. 96-115). North Carolina: McFarland & Company
In one specific essay from Jason Dittmer, Captain America is an
18 February 2014
Happiness does not have to include an outward emotion, and may actually be an inner peace.
How would you define happiness? Is it a choice?
Being happy is being sat
To start my happiness project, I wanted to do something that I know would
make me happier overall. I love school, but sometimes it can be very stressful when I
get behind in classes or have an overwhelming course load. Thus, my first goal o
The isolated island holds many fallen trees around its edges and in its body. The
front part of the peninsula rises above the water level where it forms a bank of sand that
is home to ducks, beavers, a
26 September 2012
Essay 1: Beloved
Motherhood and womanhood go hand-in-hand since they both display the instinctual
necessity to nurture. In several instances throughout the novel Beloved, Sethe portrays both roles.
African-American women in the m
March 21st, 2012
Custer: American Patriot or?
Also known as Sighting the Enemy the 102 year old General George Custer
statue is Located in Monroe, Michigan on the corner of West Elm and South Monroe
Oliver Sacks, a professor of neurology and psychiatry, introduces a section
called Transports from his The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat novel.
Essentially the section contains multiple cases recorded fro
General Custer is most known for his courageous acts at the Battle of Little Big Horn
where he led his seventh Calvary into a battle outnumbered by three times the amount of men
he had compared to Native Americans. Custers men soon began
Although rather confusing I found Amelie to be the most interesting piece we
explored over the course. Amelie is a young woman who was misdiagnosed by her
father with a heart problem. Since h
06 February 2014
A Girls Best Friend
Most girls dream of growing up and marrying their Prince Charming. Marriage, recently,
seems so artificial - the dresses, flowers, thousands of dollars spent on pointless sparkly