Poetry Topic 1
Discuss some of the images in "The Tyger."
Blake's use of imagery enhances the meaning of the verses, offering subtle (and sometimes not
so subtle!) clues as to which creator possibly made the tiger. In line 6, the imagery of "burnt the
Poetry Topic 1
Describe the speaker, listener, subject, and situation of "My Last Duchess."
The poem features one speaker speaking to a silent listener in a dramatic situation. Though the
listener is identifiable (fiance's father's representative), he doe
Trifles: Topic 1
Discuss examples of symbolism in the play.
Since Glaspell was mainly interested in the lives of women and the roles they were forced to
play in society, the bird was symbolic of Mrs. Wright herself, and the bird cage being her
"The Cask of Amontillado": Topic 1
In the second sentence of the story, the narrator (Montresor) asserts that "you" (the
reader) know the nature of his soul. What do you know about the narrator when he
first makes this claim, and what do you know about hi
"A Worn Path": Topic 2
Describe the character of Phoenix and discuss the obstacles she faces.
Phoenix Jackson is an elderly black woman who walks from her home to the city of Natchez to
get medicine for her sick grandson. As she walks, she struggles again
"A Rose for Emily": Topic 1
Discuss the relationship between Emily and Homer Barron.
Homer is the man Emily murderers. Yet, somehow, the focus of the tragedy is on Emily. Given
the information we know about Homer, he isn't a very sympathetic character. Th
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Works by Susan Glaspell
Alkalay-Gut, Karen. "Jury of Her Peers: The Importance of Trifles." Studies in Short Fiction 21
(Winter 1984): 1-9.
Karen Alkalay-Gut writes of the
Professor Briley, C.
16 November 2015
From Good to Bad, the Transition
In The Hand-Me-Downs by Joey R. Poole, Simon is the type of boy a person would
call a straight up kid. He's nonviolent, abides by the rules, and does
Tyler Perry (Actor/Producer)
October 24, 2014
Tyler Perry was born Emmitt Perry on September 13, 1969, in New Orleans, Louisiana. Tyler
Perry has paved his way thought the entertainment industry. As one of four children, he has
Chapter 9 Vocabulary Terms
Mass Media Conglomerate- a single entity that owns the majority of the industries.
Media Monopoly- a market model in which the production and distribution of a specific
media industry is dominated by a single group.
Constitution Day: Constitution Day Assembly on Tuesday, September 16, 2014
September 29, 2014
On September 16, 2014, I experienced my very first Constitution Day Assembly at Claf
Financial Literacy Assembly: Tuesday, October 7, 2014
Jalon C. Percy
October 13, 2014
On Tuesday, October 7, 2014, we have our freshman assembly, where it was about Financial
Literacy. The speaker was Omari Pearson, National
1. What does el fulano or la fulana mean? Who is an example of this?
2. What do the girls names symbolize about their personalities?
3. Where does Consuelos father work?
4. What did Consuelos abuelo do when he was younger?
What was he called? (p. 25)
24 October 2014
American Colonialism in Puerto Rico
The island of Puerto Rico is a modern society located in the Caribbean. It a protectorate
of the United States, and this island has never been free of a c
Modern Colonialism in Puerto Rico
Puerto Rican modern society was and still is altered by various forces of colonialism.
Modern colonialism in Puerto Rico is a topic of discussion that provides captivating
conversations, yet it also sheds light on
English 102, Section F20
24 March 20, 2014
Tom Wingfield and Mathlide Loisel
Tom, in The Glass Menagerie by Tennessee Williams and Mathlide, in The Necklace
by Guy de Maupassant share some very similar character t
2 October 2014
The Tragedies of Kari and Leigh
Written and directed by Tina Mabry Mississippi Damned is one extraordinary
film that deals with a numerous of obstacles, such as rape, child abuse, domestic
English 102, Section F20
18 February 2014
Different Traits of Mable Pervin
Mabel Pervin is a very proud and stubborn woman in The Horse Dealers Daughter by
D. H. Lawrence. She is not respected by her brothers but