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I need help figuring out what the writing style was for medieval literature, english renassiance literature, renaissance drama, and early 7th century literature.
September 25, 2008 by Stevie

Which statement most accurately contrasts the ideas of different literary periods? A. Anglo-Saxon literature focuses on free will, whereas Renaissance literature suggests that human beings are controlled by fate. B. Literature of the Middle Ages focuses on science, whereas ...
March 11, 2015 by Emi

Determine whether the statement represents a progressive view or a traditional view of literature. 1.There is no such thing as classic literature. 2.Literature can only be understood in the context of history. 3.Harry Potter books are not literature. 4.Literature contains ...
January 24, 2011 by Ron

English Literature
Hello, I'm a English Literature student. I'm going to make a Project on William Shakespeare and John Milton. As I said, it's an English project, So please suggest me some good topics/title for both the projects. Also please give me some general tips and ideas. Please help, its...
April 30, 2015 by Paakhi

English 125 Introduction to literature
What does the term literature mean to you? What makes something literary in your own mind? If literature means different things to different people, who defines what is and what is not literature? 2.What kind of reading engages/interests you? What about that writing draws you ...
June 6, 2012 by belinda

if someone has time could you provide me with examples of What literature is consider to be part of the United States current literary canon and why do you think so? I have further questions to answer in regards to literature i just can't think of any or what would be correct ...
January 23, 2008 by jasmine33

(I just need 2 writer ideas) In the middle of the 19th century, political philosopher Alexis de Tocqueville claimed, "The inhabitants of the United States have...properly speaking, no literature." In other words, de Tocqueville believed that America’s literature was not “...
January 7, 2015 by Jessica

To explore the ___________ , or effect of mythical literature on contemporary literature, a reader should identify key characters, settings, and plots. I am not sure what the "_____" is, I do ot have any options, help please?
February 11, 2015 by katt

which of the following statements about american romantic poetry is not true? A)it followed a fixed rhyme scheme B)its themes originated in British literature C)it was influenced by Gothic literature D)it was filled with emotion
October 31, 2013 by sam

what is literature and why do we need literature
September 17, 2007 by sadie

anonymous 3 years ago Which of the following about american romanticism is not true. a. romanticism originated in british literature and migrated to american literature. b. Romanticism valued imagination and emotion over reason and intellect. c. love is the primary theme in ...
September 14, 2016 by Steve

English 4
A recurring theme in literature is the transient nature of the world and life. Provide two ways in which this theme is expressed in Anglo-Saxon and medieval literature.
October 2, 2012 by Monica

dentify the correct sentence. A. My American Literature class starts at 12:30 p.m. B. My Literature class starts at 12:30 p.m. C. My American literature class starts at 12:30 PM. D. My literature class starts at 12:30 p.m. in the afternoon.
March 11, 2017 by dominique

what is a literature web? Greta, I imagine that is a reference to using a search tool. If you put "literature web" into a search engine such as Google, you will get a number of sites on various types of literature. I hope this helps. Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework ...
December 8, 2006 by Greta

I have a prompt for an English essay and it says, "In a well developed composition, identify the character, describe what the character questions about society, and explain why the character's questioning is important to the meaning of literature." It's supposed to be five ...
March 8, 2010 by Ana

english literature
i am writing a research paper about JOHN KEATS and his 3 works ( social political religious or any)_ but i didn't find some of the things about him. my question is: WHAT ARE THE SOCIAL POLITICAL AND RELIGIOUS CONTRIBUTION OF JOHN KEATS TO THE ENGLISH LITERATURE? or any 3 topic...
April 14, 2008 by martin

Thank you very much for your corrections. I stilll need to check these few more sentences. 1) we'll ne analyzing twelve authors belonging to the English literature from 1800 to the beginninig of the twenty-first century. 2) I'll give you literature summaries for you to ...
September 12, 2010 by Franco

A theme is best described as? A. A moral lesson presented in a work of literature B. The central idea or insight about life revealed in a literary work C. The subject of a work of literature D. A series of related events in a literary work I picked B but it siad it was wrong
May 6, 2012 by MM

I need help with some literature homework. I need a to identify a baptism scene that's modern. And also how they were affected by the change. Also, need a piece of literature that has reflects or alludes to Shapespeare. Also need an example of when weather has been important ...
July 30, 2009 by Ty

rite a 1,400- to 1,750-word paper in which you do the following: oEvaluate the literary elements and structural devices in the selected poems and literature. oDescribe images of diverse cultureethnicity, race, class, gender, and ageand stereotyping that exist in the literature...
November 14, 2011 by joann

english 11
Read the fallowing Papago song. Identify its purpose. "No talking, No talking. The snow is falling. And the wind seems to be blowing backward" a. to inform b. to persuade c. to analyze d. to express Which of these is a feature of early American and colonial literature? a. the ...
September 17, 2013 by Aspen

As American colonists questioned British rule, public discussion focused on topics such as colonial independence and individual rights. In turn, literature from the American Revolutionary period often reflected important political and social themes, including national ...
November 6, 2016 by scooby

I am to create a timeline that illustrates the history of children's literature in western culture using five key milestones of children's literature. Can you please tell me if these milestones I have chosen would be correct to use: 1-invention and development of printing ...
January 21, 2013 by m

define literature
February 23, 2015 by emmanuel

I left out the following two questions. Thank you. 1) Introduce the English Renaissance focusing your attention on their view of nature, of man and their conception of the universal order. What was the literature of the period characterized by? 2)What was Elizabeth I's court ...
May 15, 2011 by Henry1

what is a literary writer? Someone who writes literature? Then comes the question of which works are considered literature and which are not. =)
April 25, 2007 by claudia

English (MLA Citations)
I need to cite Beowulf from The Norton Anthology of English Literature, but I'm not sure how, as the author is unknown. Here's the general format for MLA citations given by my teacher: Authors. Title of Piece. Title of Book. Edition. Vol. Editors’ Names. Page Numbers. City: ...
February 21, 2012 by Beowulf

Need help with introduction: The Medieval Period began in 1066 and lasted until 1485. During this time period many literary works were produced. Many writers used their work to reflect the important events of that era. Most influential to literature of that period were the ...
July 11, 2008 by Emily

English / Literature
Choose one archetype that is illustrated by two or more of the stories you have read, and write a brief essay explaining what an archetype is, what archetype you’ve chosen to discuss, and how the archetype is demonstrated in at least two different pieces of literature you’...
June 23, 2011 by LT

what is the definition of motivation from literature
November 5, 2012 by jr

ap english
does anyone know of any reference of gluttony in literature? thanks!
June 9, 2015 by sara

Native American Literature
What were some of the types of writing and genres for Native American Literature, that were predominant during the 1600s when there literature was discovered? I think their type of writing was based on naturism, since they were one of nature, but I do no exactly know what ...
September 18, 2011 by Ann

Can you help me word this question, please? I don't want to sound too wordy!! Thank you very much. Could you possibly download the vocabulary activies on literature and the political election on the computer near the door in teacher's room in a folder you'll call "English"?
May 13, 2010 by Franco

English: Children's Literature
I have to write an 8 page essay about Picture Books in Children's Literature. My thesis is: "Children can learn reading and writing from picture books, because it helps the child develop cognitive skills." Can you give me your input on this thesis? And I need suggestions of ...
September 25, 2010 by Kassi

I am really having trouble with the convention in literature could I have some examples?
August 22, 2007 by Annette

I math::7D=1W 7 days=1week Question: Literature "S.W." and "C" are both F.T.
December 31, 2009 by Coroline

Emphasizing the importance of order, law, discipline, and tradition is typical of _______ literature
September 7, 2008 by Anonymous

I need to list 6 main characteristics of British Romantic literature. Any ideas? I'd appreciate any help. Thanks.
March 10, 2011 by Anna

central texas college
Can somebody help please!!!This is the first time that that I take a literature class, on English II in English and I can really use some help. I am taking English 1302, which is pretty much literature and the teacher told us to define some literacy terms, for example: ...
April 1, 2014 by ingrid

How is edgar allen poe one of the writers in literature to be a part of todays literary canon and why?
January 23, 2008 by jessica33

British LIterature
What makes "The Passionate Shepherd to His Love" by Christopher Marlowe an example of pastoral literature?
October 21, 2008 by Cori

What is scope in literature? I've been searching for this forever and I just cannot seem to figure out what it is! Please help!
September 24, 2009 by Anonymous

The theme of literature is usually stated right at the beginning. T/F? False? I just want to check it. Thank You so much! [:
July 3, 2010 by Ally.

English Literature
An assignment on sentimental comedy
August 31, 2010 by Anjana

What is the characterizations of the Wanderer in British literature
December 23, 2010 by violin

Why are marginalized characters used in literature?
April 28, 2011 by Lauren

English 11 B
What are some effects of war on literature?
February 28, 2013 by Brianna

What are direct and indirect conflict in literature?
September 17, 2014 by Anonymous

What is the relationship between literature and place
September 18, 2014 by Lee

Hspanic Literature
Need someone to proofread a college papaer for a Spanish Literature graduate class... anyone interested>
May 5, 2011 by Lisa

ENG 125
What does literature offer an individual? What causes people’s perceptions regarding the value of literature to change?
July 8, 2015 by Anonymous

Question (Literature)
Why literature thinks of science in a negative or destructive way? Can someone elaborate on this a bit? I'm not quite understanding it.
October 28, 2008 by John

i need to know about persia and persian literature...
November 15, 2007 by klar maesen

children's literature
literature can help learn to clarify problems and:
June 8, 2013 by tasha

Can someone please list the elements of literature?
February 25, 2008 by Billy

english literature
Is Sonnet 18 written in iambic pentameter
February 4, 2009 by bee

what is 3 or 4 methods used to write about literature
April 4, 2010 by LIsa

English Literature
what is the difference between a prose and a poem?
August 31, 2010 by Anjana

English Literature
what is the difference between allegory and eligy?
August 31, 2010 by Anjana

Why is it important for author's to use imagery in literature?
October 12, 2010 by Crystal

compare utopian literature and science fiction!
September 21, 2011 by lue

English Literature
What is the difference between realism and naturalism?
January 15, 2012 by Casey

English Literature
What is the purpose of Cantos 26-28 of Dante's Inferno?
May 13, 2012 by Tate

english literature
witty characteristics of Touchstone in as you like it
July 10, 2012 by dexter

English 4
What are 3 common forms Anglo-Saxon literature?
October 1, 2012 by Monica

English help
What is nikki giovannis contributions to American literature?
May 18, 2014 by Anonymous

english literature
what is the significance of the odan tree in africa?
September 22, 2016 by natasha

Native American Literature
How are the tensions of the time of Native American literature (Pre-1600) reflected in American literature? I know that Native Americans were the first people to start writing literature, or telling oral stories. They were one of peace and nature. Some of the Americans and ...
September 18, 2011 by Ann

6th grade literature
Please explain what does it mean to develop a basic literature element chart? Secondly, what are literary elements?
October 22, 2010 by Lynn

Literature 10th grade
What is a Specialized form of informal english used by Traesmen among themselves? A boorrowed word which has been made to resemble English has been what??? Threee Major North American Dialects are what??
January 12, 2009 by Amanda

What are some of the famous works in African American literature?
November 25, 2007 by Ty

english literature
when did romantic love become the basis for marriage?
November 5, 2009 by Anonymous

english literature
what countries are associated with the origins of romantic lovee as we know it?
November 5, 2009 by Anonymous

English literature
what are the didactic elements of morality play "Everyman"
April 6, 2010 by heranda

English literature
Give me information on the evolution of sentimental comedy
August 31, 2010 by Anjana

In what ways has Beowulf influenced British Literature for centuries.
December 14, 2010 by danielle

english literature
can you help me comment on this theme please. awe and amazement
February 8, 2014 by jason

english language arts
how frankenstein and gothic literature similar?
April 15, 2016 by Gabby

English Literature
Explain the significance of the title of the story "Quality"
December 1, 2016 by MacKenzie

iam writting a term paper on the relationship between literature and history but i don't know what to write someone please help me out.your answers are most wlcome.thank you.
November 26, 2009 by Dennis

English Question
Is there always a type of hero in literature? Just curiousity.
January 19, 2010 by Joan

English Literature
Compare my Papa's walta with ana. they are both poems.
March 3, 2010 by Devaughn

what does "explain why this character's ... is significant to the meaning of the work of literature" mean?
March 16, 2010 by Ana

english literature
Why did Wordsworth use simple diction in "The Solitary Reaper"?
July 7, 2010 by ashley

English 12
Does anyone know what book will we be using for poems,short stories and literature in Grade 12?
July 23, 2011 by Dan

english literature
can anyone tell me a good example of poem which uses connotation. thanks
September 22, 2011 by hi

English/ Literature
What does "wild card" mean? Choose any literary device?
June 18, 2012 by IB student

English Literature
Does anyone know where i can read "Nervous Conditions", by Tsitsi Dangarembga, online?
July 30, 2012 by Barbie

Ms. Sue
Can you evaluate my answers in my previous "English/Literature Questions" post? Thank you.
February 23, 2014 by Anonymous

English 2
is "The Poetic Interpretation of the Twist" by Cornelius Eady a literature poem ?
March 7, 2015 by Ciaria

English literature
Symbolism of story the white knight by eric nicol
October 4, 2016 by Anil tamang

ENGLISH Literature
What remedies did the Danes tried before the arrival of Beowulf? Does any one Know/ This is a good translation of the original -- very readable in today's English: Be sure to read "The Adventure Begins Here" and "Episode 2" -- then let ...
December 21, 2006 by DANIELLE

1)Why do you think dystopian literature is such a popular trend among today’s young adults? 2)Why do you think fictional utopias always tend to go horribly wrong and become dystopias? 3)Why do you think the fictional survivors of an apocalypse always seem to end up creating ...
February 6, 2013 by KHJ

psychology(literature review)
I need to write a psychological literature review on a specific area from one of the topics below: -Human Development -Motivation and Emotion -Personality Theories and Therapies -Psychological Disorders What is a literature review and how to write one? Where can I find related...
July 30, 2009 by mic_

Great literature is educational because it A. allows you to simply observe and analyze. B. helps you draw on ideas you already have. C. won't challenge your beliefs. D. teaches rather than entertains. B?
August 2, 2012 by Abby

I need help with a list of all characters in Archibald MacLeish's book J.B.. Can anyone help me???Thanks
May 21, 2008 by Sue

i need a "baptism" scene in literature and how the character was changed after. thank you so much
August 21, 2010 by Sam

Explain why it is necessary to have the following literary elements in a piece of literature.
October 5, 2010 by terrance

English Literature
In Macbeth there are 3 main themes: Gender, The Supernatural, and Ambition. What are 5 examples of each?
October 5, 2011 by Jacklyn

English Literature
How do these words set the mood for the story? (The Tell-Tale Heart)
October 16, 2011 by David

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