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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.

English
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 ...

English
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 ...

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...

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 ...

literature
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 ...

English
(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 “...

english
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?

English
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

english
what is literature and why do we need literature

English
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 ...

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.

English
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.

literature
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 ...

English
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 ...

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...

English
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 ...

English
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

english
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 ...

english
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...

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 ...

history
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 ...

english
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 ...

english
define literature

English
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 ...

english
what is a literary writer? Someone who writes literature? http://www.answers.com/literary Then comes the question of which works are considered literature and which are not. =)

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: ...

English
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 ...

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’...

english
what is the definition of motivation from literature

ap english
does anyone know of any reference of gluttony in literature? thanks!

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 ...

English
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"?

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 ...

Literature
I am really having trouble with the convention in literature could I have some examples?

Literature
I math::7D=1W 7 days=1week Question: Literature "S.W." and "C" are both F.T. pls.help

literature
Emphasizing the importance of order, law, discipline, and tradition is typical of _______ literature

Literature
I need to list 6 main characteristics of British Romantic literature. Any ideas? I'd appreciate any help. Thanks.

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: ...

literature
How is edgar allen poe one of the writers in literature to be a part of todays literary canon and why?

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

Literature
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!

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

English Literature
An assignment on sentimental comedy

english
What is the characterizations of the Wanderer in British literature

English
Why are marginalized characters used in literature?

English 11 B
What are some effects of war on literature?

English
What are direct and indirect conflict in literature?

English
What is the relationship between literature and place

Hspanic Literature
Need someone to proofread a college papaer for a Spanish Literature graduate class... anyone interested>

ENG 125
What does literature offer an individual? What causes people’s perceptions regarding the value of literature to change?

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.

literature
i need to know about persia and persian literature...

children's literature
literature can help learn to clarify problems and:

English
Can someone please list the elements of literature?

english literature
Is Sonnet 18 written in iambic pentameter

english
what is 3 or 4 methods used to write about literature

English Literature
what is the difference between a prose and a poem?

English Literature
what is the difference between allegory and eligy?

English
Why is it important for author's to use imagery in literature?

English
compare utopian literature and science fiction!

English Literature
What is the difference between realism and naturalism?

English Literature
What is the purpose of Cantos 26-28 of Dante's Inferno?

english literature
witty characteristics of Touchstone in as you like it

English 4
What are 3 common forms Anglo-Saxon literature?

English help
What is nikki giovannis contributions to American literature?

english literature
what is the significance of the odan tree in africa?

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 ...

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

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??

English
What are some of the famous works in African American literature?

english literature
when did romantic love become the basis for marriage?

english literature
what countries are associated with the origins of romantic lovee as we know it?

English literature
what are the didactic elements of morality play "Everyman"

English literature
Give me information on the evolution of sentimental comedy

english
In what ways has Beowulf influenced British Literature for centuries.

english literature
can you help me comment on this theme please. awe and amazement

english language arts
how frankenstein and gothic literature similar?

English Literature
Explain the significance of the title of the story "Quality"

Literature
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.

English Question
Is there always a type of hero in literature? Just curiousity.

English Literature
Compare my Papa's walta with ana. they are both poems.

English
what does "explain why this character's ... is significant to the meaning of the work of literature" mean?

english literature
Why did Wordsworth use simple diction in "The Solitary Reaper"?

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

english literature
can anyone tell me a good example of poem which uses connotation. thanks

English/ Literature
What does "wild card" mean? Choose any literary device?

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

Ms. Sue
Can you evaluate my answers in my previous "English/Literature Questions" post? Thank you.

English 2
is "The Poetic Interpretation of the Twist" by Cornelius Eady a literature poem ?

English literature
Symbolism of story the white knight by eric nicol

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: http://lone-star.net/literature/beowulf/ Be sure to read "The Adventure Begins Here" and "Episode 2" -- then let ...

english
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 ...

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...

Literature
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?

English-Literature
I need help with a list of all characters in Archibald MacLeish's book J.B.. Can anyone help me???Thanks

english
i need a "baptism" scene in literature and how the character was changed after. thank you so much

english
Explain why it is necessary to have the following literary elements in a piece of literature.

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

English Literature
How do these words set the mood for the story? (The Tell-Tale Heart)

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