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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 ...
Monday, January 24, 2011 at 9:12pm by Ron

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...
Wednesday, January 23, 2008 at 7:53am by jasmine33

literature
What is your question? The School Subject says literature. To what piece of literature are you referring? Sra
Tuesday, May 17, 2011 at 12:18am by SraJMcGin

Native American Literature
"literature" http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/literature Notice the word "written" in here. How would people who had no concept of writing have a "literature"?
Sunday, September 18, 2011 at 5:32am by Writeacher

Native American Literature
Native Americans were the first known people to start telling stories, which in any case was literature, and when the years went by, their literature was discovered ..?
Sunday, September 18, 2011 at 5:32am by Ann

English
I need help figuring out what the writing style was for medieval literature, english renassiance literature, renaissance drama, and early 7th century literature.
Thursday, September 25, 2008 at 6:51pm by Stevie

Native American Literature
Here is the original question: How are the tensions of the time reflected in American literature? I thought that the question was asking how the tension during pre-1600 Native American literature reflected in American literature now.
Sunday, September 18, 2011 at 7:06pm by Ann

literature
The most famous Persian writer, of course, is Omar Khayyam. This is a very good article on Persian literature. http://www.iranonline.com/literature/Articles/Persian-literature/index.html A collection of Persian Literature http://www.iranonline.com/literature/ This site looks ...
Thursday, November 15, 2007 at 7:47am by GuruBlue

english- literature
Don't assume someone will read another post from you and then know to which piece of literature you refer. We read them often out of order. Try to follow this format: 1. clearly name the School Subject 2. state to which piece of literature you are referring. 3. then ask your ...
Sunday, June 5, 2011 at 12:42pm by SraJMcGin

American Literature
Well, it seems I can't post links right now. Anyway ... go to www.google.com and search with the following keywords: differences 1950s 1960s literature differences 1950s 1960s literature "death of the novel" debates
Monday, March 26, 2012 at 5:33pm by Writeacher

World literature
1. studing world literature help to enrich your life on diffrent view throw out time. 2. World literature is important because we need it in society. 3.With out world history we would no beable to abbtain the knowlege from ower past to use in the present events. 4.I think of ...
Wednesday, January 28, 2009 at 9:14pm by Chris thompson

Native American Literature
Well their oral traditions, later on were known to be literature. When the Native American Literature was discovered, the type of genre they would be cultural genre?
Sunday, September 18, 2011 at 5:32am by Ann

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 ...
Wednesday, June 6, 2012 at 10:06am by belinda

social
You need to narrow the question, in my opinion: role in politics, history, literature, poetry, romanticism all were a part of Dante Alighieri's forte. Some have ventured to even say he is the father of American Literature and Poetry. There is no doubt he shaped history, and ...
Friday, May 22, 2009 at 7:18am by bobpursley

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 ...
Friday, December 8, 2006 at 6:08pm by Greta

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 ...
Sunday, September 18, 2011 at 2:56pm by Ann

Literature?
Your School Subject is probably English or Literature. What are your choices?
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 at 4:41pm by Ms. Sue

Literature
Isn't your subject English or Literature? Check the last site I posted for you?
Monday, October 10, 2011 at 5:59pm by Ms. Sue

literature
i need to know about persia and persian literature...
Thursday, November 15, 2007 at 7:47am by klar maesen

literature
I read all the articles and I still don't fully understand.
Saturday, February 28, 2009 at 3:37pm by Literature Help

Literature
Ari, Do you have the answers for the rest of the Literature sections?
Friday, April 18, 2008 at 2:09pm by Naftali

literature
20literary terms in literature in English with meaning and example each
Thursday, October 6, 2011 at 11:05pm by Anonymous

Literature
I am really having trouble with the convention in literature could I have some examples?
Wednesday, August 22, 2007 at 12:21am by Annette

literature
The question on my research paper asks "What does Shakespeare then say he refutes the claim?"
Saturday, February 28, 2009 at 3:37pm by Literature Help

literature
Emphasizing the importance of order, law, discipline, and tradition is typical of _______ literature
Sunday, September 7, 2008 at 5:15pm by Anonymous

Literature
I math::7D=1W 7 days=1week Question: Literature "S.W." and "C" are both F.T. pls.help
Thursday, December 31, 2009 at 1:22pm by Coroline

Literature
I need to list 6 main characteristics of British Romantic literature. Any ideas? I'd appreciate any help. Thanks.
Thursday, March 10, 2011 at 1:23am by Anna

Literature
Your school subject is Literature or English -- NOT "Can you help me."
Tuesday, November 4, 2008 at 8:04pm by Ms. Sue

children's literature
literature can help learn to clarify problems and:
Saturday, June 8, 2013 at 2:17pm by tasha

literature
How is edgar allen poe one of the writers in literature to be a part of todays literary canon and why?
Wednesday, January 23, 2008 at 10:11pm by jessica33

British LIterature
What makes "The Passionate Shepherd to His Love" by Christopher Marlowe an example of pastoral literature?
Tuesday, October 21, 2008 at 1:35pm by Cori

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!
Thursday, September 24, 2009 at 6:34pm by Anonymous

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! [:
Saturday, July 3, 2010 at 7:58pm by Ally.

Literature
sorry, the subject is just "Literature"
Saturday, January 31, 2009 at 7:43pm by y912f

Literature / Short story I
escapist literature
Friday, March 13, 2009 at 4:27pm by misty

Native American Literature
So there were not many tensions that reflected in American Literature during Pre-1600 For Native American Literature? But if my question wanted to know the tensions of Native American lit. during pre-1600 that reflected in American literature, then my answer above would be ...
Sunday, September 18, 2011 at 7:06pm by Ann

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.
Tuesday, October 28, 2008 at 9:41pm by John

Hspanic Literature
Need someone to proofread a college papaer for a Spanish Literature graduate class... anyone interested>
Thursday, May 5, 2011 at 9:07am by Lisa

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 ...
Sunday, September 18, 2011 at 5:32am by Ann

6th grade literature
Please explain what does it mean to develop a basic literature element chart? Secondly, what are literary elements?
Friday, October 22, 2010 at 8:44pm by Lynn

english
what is literature and why do we need literature
Monday, September 17, 2007 at 10:03am by sadie

literature
how to identify contradictions in literature
Sunday, December 12, 2010 at 6:43pm by joey

Literature
http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/composition/literature.htm Scroll down almost to the bottom of the webpage, and find the paragraph that starts, "In the section called 'Evaluative Essays,' ..." Click on the link for the essay on "Kubla Khan" and read it. Then click on ...
Thursday, February 5, 2009 at 8:14pm by Writeacher

Literature
suppose your've just read a romance novel that has stock character and a happily ever after ending .what kind of literature were you probably reading
Friday, April 18, 2008 at 2:04pm by pat

Literature
iam writting a term paper on the relationship between literature and history but i dont know what to write someone please help me out.your answers are most wlcome.thank you.
Thursday, November 26, 2009 at 3:47am by Dennis

Literature
MC....just for the heck of it...and because it is a fabulous piece of literature... PULEEEEEZE read the whole play. <G> as an extra special, superduper favor to me.
Thursday, December 31, 2009 at 3:36pm by GuruBlue

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...
Thursday, July 30, 2009 at 5:58am by mic_

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?
Thursday, August 2, 2012 at 5:03am by Abby

literature
Study this article about symbolism. (Broken Link Removed) What do you think the ax symbolizes? We'll be glad to comment on your answer. http://www.online-literature.com/poe/24/
Sunday, February 6, 2011 at 1:14pm by Ms. Sue

English
1. theme (singular) concerns BUT the themes concern (plural) Don't forget that Writeacher explained to you the use of the "historical present" when discussing literature. The literature IS, no matter when it was written. Sra
Thursday, April 14, 2011 at 7:06pm by SraJMcGin

british literature
It would certainly help to know WHICH specific piece of British literature is being referred to here? Sra
Wednesday, August 18, 2010 at 8:01pm by SraJMcGin

Native American Literature
I mean that reflected in American Literature after that time period until now
Sunday, September 18, 2011 at 7:06pm by Ann

Film and Literature
Most see film as entertainment, but what about literature? And, what does a study of these involve? On what do you base this idea?
Sunday, September 2, 2012 at 4:59pm by Cookie

Literature Essay (Writeacher)
I'm not quite certain I understand what you meant in your latest reply in the last "Literature Essay" post.
Friday, January 10, 2014 at 11:20am by Anonymous

literature
Please help me I'm not doing homework but research on Shakespeare's sonnet Shall I Compare Thee To a Summer's day? Why does Shakespeare refute his claim?
Saturday, February 28, 2009 at 3:37pm by Literature Help

Russian Literature
I don't see what that thesis assignment has to do with Russian literature. No wonder you are having a block coming up with some ideas.
Sunday, March 22, 2009 at 4:48pm by drwls

British Literature
I am also stuck on these exams. I am taking british literature from American School. Please send me the answer if you are done with it. Thank u.
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 5:18pm by Zilva Haseeb

literature
what is pastoral literature?
Tuesday, September 28, 2010 at 2:08pm by chelsea

World literature
I nedd to find 15 reasons why people like world literature. Please help me!!! im new in high school.
Wednesday, January 28, 2009 at 9:14pm by Chris thompson

literature
When you post something like this, since we read each post separately, please always name the piece of literature and author first. Sra
Tuesday, May 17, 2011 at 1:57pm by SraJMcGin

Native American Literature
"Native Americans were the first people to start writing literature" <~~ What? You need to go back and re-think that statement!
Sunday, September 18, 2011 at 5:32am by Writeacher

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
Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 3:23pm by sam

literature
http://encyclopedia2.thefreedictionary.com/Pastoral+Literature
Tuesday, September 28, 2010 at 2:08pm by Ms. Sue

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.
Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at 2:33pm by Monica

English
Yes, you're right. And here's more information to help you when you're writing about and quoting from literature: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/composition/literature.htm
Sunday, March 29, 2009 at 8:33pm by Writeacher

Literature
Can someone help me?I have some literature homework to finish up but im kind of stuck on one.Can someone give me a sentence or paragraph with the word "audacity" in it?
Thursday, September 24, 2009 at 8:44pm by Gina

Literature
This site describes a foil character. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Foil_(literature) A background character is one who has little importance to the plot of the story. Examples include a waiter, maid, man-on-the-street, etc.
Thursday, January 8, 2009 at 9:52am by Ms. Sue

Literature
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Naturalism_(literature) This is a really good definition. Naturalism is reflected in how the author decides to portray settings, characters, actions, thoughts, etc. Since RBOC doesn't glorify war, that's the cornerstone of naturalism in that ...
Thursday, October 11, 2007 at 11:38pm by Writeacher

American Literature
Actually the best place to start is by naming the literature first! Try some of the following links for nformhttp://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee&p=literature+allusions+about+Hector%2C+Paris+%26+Achilles Sraation:
Thursday, December 2, 2010 at 2:53am by SraJMcGin

Spanish Literature
SraJMcGin: I would like to ask a couple of questions so I can try to understand my assignment better. I am in a Spanish Literature course in College and would like to know some questions that I need answers to: 1. Which type of Spanish(1. Latin American Spanish, 2. Mexican ...
Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 6:22pm by Joy

history
in the 1920s, literature played a huge roll in people's lives. however, when the great depression struck in 1929, people were unable to purchase literature and books were focused on the downfall of society and how the glitz and glamour of the 1920s dissapeared. my question is ...
Monday, December 31, 2012 at 2:33am by Gregg

Literature
This is rather picky, but you might as well know. You need to go through and make sure all verbs are in present tense. All of them! http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/composition/literature.htm
Saturday, October 31, 2009 at 4:05pm by Writeacher

Literature
What would be a good start for an introduction for a persuasive essay on proving that learning about literature is relevant and/or valuable in some way. I don't want anyone to write anything for me but ideas would be greatly appreciated.
Saturday, October 24, 2009 at 7:37am by Anonymous

Literature
During the Renaissance, people rediscovered the literature of the past. True or False? At that time there was an enormous renewal of interest in and study of classical antiquity. So True, right? Just wanna make sure, Thanks.
Saturday, July 3, 2010 at 6:27pm by Andy

Huckleberry Finn
Explain how the author created the character (characterization). Explain the theme of a piece of literature. Compare and contrast two pieces of literature. Write about one of the authors we have studied.
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 9:56pm by Selena

Literature
Check the first two paragraphs at this site for foil character: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Foil_(literature) A background character is one who is not evolving, a static character. Check this site... look at Character. http://www.bedfordstmartins.com/literature/bedlit/...
Thursday, January 8, 2009 at 9:52am by GuruBlue

Native American Literature
Why did the Native Americans use the types of writing and genres that they did? Genres: Native American literature's, stand apart as a separate tradition that is itself strong and varied. This culture had rich, established literature. Legends, folktales, and other forms of ...
Sunday, September 18, 2011 at 10:07pm by Ann

Native American Literature
Yes I did. For the paragraph below, these were the things that most caught my eye. Are these the genres of Native American Literature? And for the type of literature, there was naturism, cultural stories (i guess).. i am still unsure on the types of writing. Native American ...
Sunday, September 18, 2011 at 2:56pm by Ann

principles of micreconomics
In 2 hours, Scott can read 15 pages of spanish literature. a. what is Scott's opportunity cost of reading 30 pages of literature?
Sunday, January 30, 2011 at 3:11pm by carroland

World Literature
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?
Monday, January 15, 2007 at 10:07am by patricia

World Literature
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?
Monday, January 15, 2007 at 10:07am by patricia

American Literature
Based on "To Whistler, American," how does Pound view the role of American art and literature?
Saturday, February 18, 2012 at 6:38pm by help

history
in the 1920s, literature played a huge roll in people's lives. however, when the great depression struck in 1929, people were unable to purchase literature and books were focused on the downfall of society and how the glitz and glamour of the 1920s dissapeared. my question is ...
Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 1:58am by Gregg

adult education
Review this artile Hutt, J. & Wallis, LA. (2004). Injuries caused by airbags: a review. Trauma, 6, 271-278 and answer. How did the researchers use the literature to explain a public health phenomena? How was the literature used to show the necessity for the research ...
Thursday, December 25, 2008 at 4:02pm by Kim

English Question about Stereotypes
I don't know what you've read or are considering as contemporary literature. Study some examples of Australian contemporary literature to find the examples that help make your point.
Wednesday, April 25, 2012 at 6:59pm by Ms. Sue

English-Literature
"Literary narration can occur from the first-person, second-person, or third-person point of view." (PS -- second-person is rare in narratives.) from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Point_of_view_(literature)
Wednesday, May 21, 2008 at 5:30pm by Writeacher

Native American Literature
Thank You Both. One last question, why did the Native Americans us the types of writing and genres that they did ? Genres: Native American literature's, stand apart as a separate tradition that is itself strong and varied. This culture had rich, established literature. Legends...
Sunday, September 18, 2011 at 7:06pm by Ann

Native American Literature
I can not find anything on the type of writing and genres of Native American Literature in 1600s.
Sunday, September 18, 2011 at 2:56pm by Ann

Literature
From reading the Odyssey, what did you find out about the Trojan War, the Greek society of that time? What was important to Ulysses? How did he feel about his country, his family, his men? I do hope you have read this entire valuable piece of literature.
Tuesday, January 19, 2010 at 12:17pm by GuruBlue

world literature
How does world literature effect the U.s society?
Monday, April 5, 2010 at 6:26pm by Ali

language arts
What content do you want to integrate into the language arts classroom? History and literature are often taught together using historical writings. Geography and literature can be similarly integrated.
Wednesday, October 8, 2008 at 9:39pm by Ms. Sue

English Literature
Your school subject is probably English or English Literature.
Thursday, August 19, 2010 at 7:41pm by Ms. Sue

Teacher of Mark Twain I.S.239
You guys are lazy $hits, I'm a teacher and mood is the feeling you get from reading the piece of literature while tone is the way the author feels about the piece of literature.
Sunday, September 24, 2006 at 11:25pm by Ms. Wertman

literature
i have to write a persuasive essay on obesity, can you just name some problems or diseases that most obese people have: like i know diabetes is one blood pressure (high?) heart problems.... what else?
Wednesday, March 18, 2009 at 12:36pm by literature

englsih
There is no 'essence' of literature whatsoever . . . any writing may be read 'poetically'. If I pore over the railway timetable not to discover a train connection but to stimulate in myself general reflections on the speed and complexity of modern existence, then I might be ...
Thursday, October 28, 2010 at 6:31pm by danny

Literature
my literature book just has it as SON by John Updike..i think it might just be a small part from a bigger work of his.its only a few pages and each paragraph talks about a different "son" and their relatinoships with their fathers
Friday, February 6, 2009 at 10:26am by y912f

public health
Review this artile: Hutt, J. & Wallis, LA. (2004). Injuries caused by airbags: a review. Trauma, 6, 271-278 and answer following: How did the researchers use the literature to explain a public health phenomena? How was the literature used to show the necessity for the research...
Thursday, December 25, 2008 at 4:05pm by Kim

Native American Literature
Sorry. I was not intending on plagiarizing. I just want to understand why Native Americans use these genres in Native American Literature
Sunday, September 18, 2011 at 10:07pm by Ann

Literature
MC You really have to read this. It is an important piece of literature and part of our history regarding society's beliefs about disabled people. After you have read it, go to sparknotes and look at the Character Analysis there.
Thursday, December 31, 2009 at 3:36pm by GuruBlue

American Lit project help (Literature needed)
So for my amer lit class I am doing a project on American foods in the 1950s and I need a piece of literature to write my essay on. It has to be a short peice not a novel. I really wanted for my literature to be a magazine from the 1950s. Like better homes and garden cooking ...
Saturday, April 16, 2011 at 8:46am by Sarah

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