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Does any 1 know a heroic character in literature? Robin Hood For references see: http://www.lib.rochester.edu/camelot/rh/rhlitbib.htm Usually, the main character in very famous stories, poems, legends, etc., are considered "heroic" -- Macbeth, Oedipus, Hamlet, et al. Below is ...
Monday, August 22, 2005 at 6:33pm by Crazyz
I have to answer some questions for my english class on the Scarlet Letter, can anyone help with any of these? 1. Chapter 13- What qualities of Hester's seem to be diminishing during these years of wearing the scarlet letter? What causes these changes? 2. Ch. 19- Give examples...
Sunday, August 27, 2006 at 1:32pm by mmmheartbreak
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 ...
Friday, December 8, 2006 at 6:08pm by Greta
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: http://lone-star.net/literature/beowulf/ Be sure to read "The Adventure Begins Here" and "Episode 2" -- then let ...
Thursday, December 21, 2006 at 2:26am by DANIELLE
What literature do you consider to be part of the United States' current literary canon, and why? How do those selections reflect the cultural tradition of the United States? There is no one final list; it should always be rather fluid. But here are some websites that might ...
Monday, January 15, 2007 at 10:07am by Glenn
why not #1? "Island Boy" by Barbra Cooney, is a good choice for literature curriculum in the primary grades because it: 1. is useful in all areas of development 2. is easily understood by students 3. provides beautiful illustrations 4. includes a setting unfamiliar to most ...
Tuesday, February 6, 2007 at 7:05pm by Karin
anyone out there have exam # 00778700 and the book of answers would like to hear from you with them. plzzz need help have gotten 65 on all 3 so far ..lol... naw but wen u get the answers can u plz messege them to me at myspace? jus look up I love andrew brooks. its a pic of me...
Tuesday, June 12, 2007 at 11:17pm by sus
plz to anyone who has finished the lit book with 7 tests answer back need help. with exms like pair of silk stockings, pauls case,goodman brown, call of the wild PLZZZZZZZ help me it has been 15yrs http://www.trainingner.com/does-anyone-have-the-answers-to-the-penn-foster-...
Tuesday, June 12, 2007 at 11:36pm by sus
A pschoanalytic approach to the reading of literature views conflict and character of any literary work as a reflection of the needs,emotions,status of mind and subconcious desires of the author.By extension,in literature,this approach tries to explain why Oedipus kills he's ...
Monday, July 9, 2007 at 4:45pm by Eunice
we were ask to write an academic essay...i need to know about "horace as a satirist"...what are his contributions in literature??? Here are some excellent webpages on Horace: http://www.kirjasto.sci.fi/horatius.htm http://ancienthistory.about.com/od/horace/g/Horace.htm Notice ...
Thursday, August 2, 2007 at 9:51pm by klar maesen
I am writing on death of a salesman and i am wondering about why willy loman is one of the best known tragic heros in modern literature.. Death of a Salesman portrays the tragedy of "Everyman" in 20th-century America. He tries to make a living for his family while failing to ...
Tuesday, August 7, 2007 at 7:59pm by Amanda
What literature would be considered to be part of the United States' current literary canon? There are so many, it's hard to name just one!! http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_literature Here is an article about American Lit, with links to many, many titles and authors. You...
Tuesday, August 14, 2007 at 5:24pm by student
What is a good definition or meaning of linterary canon. I've read the definition in different books but i am still confused what does it mean. I need help understanding it and memorizing it. http://www.answers.com/topic/canon-fiction Scroll down and read about canon (fiction...
Tuesday, August 14, 2007 at 7:23pm by student
What literature would be considered to be part of the United States CURRENT literary canon. You asked this question yesterday and I'll give you the same answer: There is not one magic list. It doesn't exist. http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1187126651 http://www.jiskha.com...
Wednesday, August 15, 2007 at 4:14pm by student
what are some methods towards writng about literature? Be sure to add all of these to your Favorites or Bookmarks: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/composition/literature.htm from: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/ http://leo.stcloudstate.edu/catalogue.html#types ...
Thursday, August 16, 2007 at 8:31pm by student
My question is in the story "young goodman brown", by Nathaniel Hawthorne. can someone give me an example of a literary device and how the author used it. I have to come up with at least nine of them but I can't start because i am not understanding. I looked up literary device...
Tuesday, August 21, 2007 at 12:26am by student
I am really having trouble with the convention in literature could I have some examples?
Wednesday, August 22, 2007 at 12:21am by Annette
Thank you very much, Ms. Sue. Does this sound like a good opening line for my report? The Time Machine, by H.G. Wells,is an American literature classic relating the tale of a young scientist who travels through time with the help of his invention, the time machine.
Thursday, August 23, 2007 at 5:02pm by Jenna
Literature - Young Goodman Brown
Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum and here are places to look: 1. http://www.online-literature.com/hawthorne/158/ 2. http://itech.fgcu.edu/faculty/wohlpart/alra/Hawthorne.htm 3. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Young_Goodman_Brown 4. http://www.cummingsstudyguides...
Monday, August 27, 2007 at 12:14am by SraJMcGin
Benjamin Franklin's autobiography is also excellent: http://www.earlyamerica.com/lives/franklin/ "Young Goodman Brown" by Hawthorne: http://www.online-literature.com/hawthorne/158/ There are many excellent works of various types from that era. =)
Tuesday, September 4, 2007 at 2:34pm by Writeacher