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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.
Thursday, September 25, 2008 at 6:51pm by Stevie

Language Arts
Maybe something in here?
Monday, March 16, 2009 at 9:23pm by Writeacher

Expressionist drama aims to a. shock the audience by portraying characters with unrealistic conflicts b. make the audience focus on themselves rather than on the stage c. keep drama within the confines of a "beginning, middle, end" pattern d. reveal the inner consciousness of ...
Saturday, January 31, 2009 at 8:32pm by y912f

what are the elements of drama and the conventions of drama?
Monday, June 1, 2009 at 8:07am by tegz URGENT

All literature involves some kind of performance which is intended for an audience. Sometimes, however, the performative quality of a work (i.e., the fact that it is being presented to an audience) is more obvious than at others. Drama and poetry, for example, tend to ...
Thursday, October 6, 2011 at 11:05pm by sheri

They get to act, and be in someone elses shoes all the time, drama can boost up their skills to act and stuff. R u asking about dramas(serials)? or is this drama(elective)?
Monday, January 10, 2011 at 8:21pm by Anonymous

anyone know answers to lesson 7 drama
Friday, October 21, 2011 at 9:26am by kim

Cause and effect = action and reaction. A character does something or says something, and another character (or other characters) react or respond to the initial action. This creates drama. Without cause and ...
Monday, November 3, 2008 at 11:46pm by Writeacher

what is the difference between drama and poetry?
Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 12:37pm by michelle tutt

Literature-Antigone re: Bob pursely
Is this a question? This site will give you a lot of excellent information on Antigone.
Saturday, September 5, 2009 at 2:01pm by GuruBlue

Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at 7:52pm by Ms. Sue

Write 2 sentences on drama and cause and effect. I don't understand. Can you help me please?
Monday, November 3, 2008 at 11:46pm by Sam

English 125 Introduction to literature
The performance qualities of drama and poetry
Wednesday, June 6, 2012 at 10:06am by James

How is the more direct performative aspect of drama and /or poetry relfected in these forms?
Wednesday, June 22, 2011 at 10:08am by porter

Drama is appealing to people because it creates career options and it can last a life time it is also fun to use your emotions in interesting ways you can take anger and make it humerous sadness and make it angry i love drama and my friends find it appealing becuase it is a ...
Monday, January 10, 2011 at 8:21pm by Amanda

English 125 introduction literature
major similarities and differences between the forms of drama, poetry, and the short story.
Monday, August 20, 2012 at 8:20am by John

Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. See "prose" and "drama" on the following site: Sra
Tuesday, October 14, 2008 at 6:42pm by SraJMcGin

Before the renaissance virtually all drama focused on what
Wednesday, July 25, 2012 at 7:06pm by shunta

How is the more direct performative aspect of drama and/or poetry reflected in these forms? (Consider for example, each genre’s uses of literary structure, language, technique, and style.) How do these literary elements affect your reading experience? In your post, identify ...
Thursday, August 23, 2012 at 10:16am by Donna

English Literature
Can anyone tell me which Play the Phrase, "Drama Kings and Queens, Unite!" came from ar at least point me in the right direction?
Tuesday, November 9, 2010 at 2:30am by Samuel

I'm just wondering why are the senses important in drama?
Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 7:59pm by James

In drama, suspension may mean "believing what is happening on stage is real". It is what the play, the director and the actors strive for.
Thursday, January 15, 2009 at 1:15pm by GuruBlue

what is it about drama that is appealing to peopleÉ
Monday, January 10, 2011 at 8:21pm by ted

American Literature
Which of the following genres is defined by theme (what happens) rather than form (how the words are put together)? A. Drama B. Comedy C. Satire D. Tragedy E. Sonnet
Thursday, April 2, 2009 at 1:27pm by tim

William Congreve and John Dryden were writers of A)Elizabethan drama B)heroic drama C)Restoration comedies i think its A but i could be wrong..
Wednesday, November 3, 2010 at 8:15pm by danny

what are the kinds of drama???
Monday, February 4, 2008 at 11:47pm by klar maesen

am asking about drama in general
Monday, January 10, 2011 at 8:21pm by ted

Eng Literature
These two works are plays -- genre is drama. Hamlet is a tragedy; Midsummer Night's Dream is a comedy.
Tuesday, January 18, 2011 at 4:17am by Writeacher

What type of literary or dramatic works did William Shakespeare write? burlesque pantomime satire Restoration comedy heroic drama Elizabethan drama autobiography
Thursday, November 18, 2010 at 11:20am by danny

so yeah it would be because people gain acting skills from drama. Its appealing to people that are not shy, and naturally have the ability to raise their voices.
Monday, January 10, 2011 at 8:21pm by Anonymous

summarize the major similarities and differences between the forms of drama, poetry, and the short story. Demonstrate your ideas with textual examples from the course readings. In your response, include at least one example of each literary form.
Tuesday, March 22, 2011 at 9:16pm by jb

summarize the major similarities and differences between the forms of drama, poetry, and the short story. Demonstrate your ideas with textual examples from the course readings. In your response, include at least one example of each literary form.
Tuesday, March 22, 2011 at 9:16pm by kyle

A high school has 900 students, 40% of whom are drama majors. A second high school has a 75% drama majors population. The school board plans to merge the two schools into a Performing Arts magnet school that will then have a 52.5% drama majors student body. How many students ...
Monday, August 31, 2009 at 11:42pm by Veronica

Can anyone point me in the right direction? I need to know which play made the line Drama Kings and Queens unite!. I have tried using several search engines with no avail. Just a hint at the author would be good.
Tuesday, November 9, 2010 at 7:04pm by Samuel

In a school, 14% of students take drama and computer classes, and 67% take drama Class. What is the probabilty that a students takes computer class given that the student takes drama class? i have no idea how to work this so please show me your work. Thanks!!
Thursday, March 19, 2009 at 2:37pm by melissa

Your selections so far sound really good. In this website, you can read the section on themes and motifs to see the difference: In the Book Notes section here, you'll find information, too: Let ...
Saturday, April 5, 2008 at 7:36am by Writeacher

My best suggestion is to go through the themes sections and the essay topics sections for each work in the following links. You'll either find ideas directly from these webpages, or something in here will trigger an idea in your own mind.
Thursday, July 23, 2009 at 10:49pm by Writeacher

Elizabethan drama-Should drama be capitalized Martin Luther King Day-Shouldn't Day be capitalized because it is a holiday
Friday, July 1, 2011 at 8:34pm by thomas

Well -- since the time of ancient Greece was about 2,000 years before there was a United States, let's concentrate on modern U.S. architecture and drama. Included in today's architecture are ranch houses, McMansions, skyscrapers, strip malls, enclosed malls, and some ...
Sunday, October 19, 2008 at 10:17am by Ms. Sue

1. In his comedies, Shakespeare is well known for A.the device of mistaken identity B.fatally flawed characters C.revealing great heroes as common fools unusual use of Middle English 2.Prior to the Renaissance, the human bosy was seen as A.proof that humans are the ...
Wednesday, July 25, 2012 at 7:06pm by Anonymous

One difference between tragedy and comedy is that tragedy A. uses supernatural elements. B. usually features an extraordinary hero. C. makes us laugh at ourselves, not others. D. uses metaphor and analogy to make its point.
Tuesday, May 31, 2011 at 12:55pm by Anonymous

the scarlet letter genre
I am not so sure about a romantic drama because a drama is, according to the proper definition, a performance. I feel that the story is romantic, in both symbolism and love, but also a historical fiction, since there is not real evidence that Hester, Roger, etc. existed.
Tuesday, October 31, 2006 at 10:34am by L

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

Early Childhood Ed.
When children play-act and make change in an imaginary grocery store located in a theme corner, they are integrating which? 1. technology and creative drama 2. language and science 3. mathematics and creative drama 4. mathematics and nutrition Wouldn't they be integrating ...
Sunday, April 1, 2007 at 9:16pm by Kendra

In the universal set (U) reperesents all the students in a class.The set m represents the student who take (Music 3x).The set D represents the students who take (Drama 7+x).If 24 students take Music, calculate The number of students who take BOTH music and drama. The number of...
Friday, June 19, 2009 at 5:06pm by Devon

Lewis, this is an excellent site on focus in theatre. It discusses all four aspects.
Monday, September 14, 2009 at 2:17pm by GuruBlue

Literature Drama
NEVERMIND I GOT THEM ALL CORREECT ANYWAYS THANK YOU SO MUCH here are the answer 1B 2B 3D 4C 5B 6A 7A 8D 9D 10C 11B 12B 13D 14A 15C 16A 17C 18C 19A 20D
Thursday, April 19, 2012 at 2:06am by Raul Julio

Antigone Essay due tmr!
I've always thought of Creon as the nearest thing to a villain in Greek drama! You would have a stronger paper if you use your idea of his being a tragic hero as your thesis. I've also never found any place in that play where Antigone "realizes she has made an irreversible ...
Sunday, November 6, 2011 at 8:39pm by Writeacher

Post a 150- to 300-word response to the following discussion question by clicking on Reply · Select one essay from this week’s assigned reading, and do the following: 1. Explain the most important difference between an essay and a short story, poem or play. 2. Compare the use ...
Tuesday, June 22, 2010 at 11:37pm by Tiffany

1. If I had a DMB phone, I would watch the drama here. 2. As I don't have a DMB phone, I can't watch the drama here. 3. As I don't have a DMB phone, I don't watch the drama here. ------------------------------ Is #1 close to #2 or #3 in meaning?
Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 4:54am by rfvv

Try some of the following links; Sra
Monday, January 10, 2011 at 8:21pm by SraJMcGin

They're both right. But # 1 assumes there is more than one drama club. # 2 assumes there's only one drama club available to her.
Monday, March 22, 2010 at 4:42pm by Ms. Sue

1 and 2 are almost the same on the surface. 1 is asking someone if they know something in specific, and you might be expecting a particular answer. 2 is more of a general question, almost like asking "how are you?" ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 3-1 is saying you go to one of ...
Monday, March 23, 2009 at 4:42pm by Writeacher

What is focus and and why do we focus in drama? I am 10 Thanks
Monday, September 14, 2009 at 2:17pm by Lewis

What does Bora do after school? 1. She goes to a drama club. 2. She goes to the drama club. (Which answer is right? Are both right?)
Monday, March 22, 2010 at 4:42pm by rfvv

Bearing in mind the drama of Schubert's Erlking, suggest a story either from literature or from a movie that you think would make a successful Lied, with solo voice and piano. Brifly describe the story and suggest some effects that might be achieved in the Lied.
Wednesday, April 9, 2008 at 1:48am by ebeny

Literature Drama
1. A Correct 2. B Correct 3. A Correct 4. A Correct 5. A Correct 6. B Correct 7. A Correct 8. A Correct 9. D Correct 10. A Correct 11. D Correct 12. B Correct 13. B Correct 14. C Correct 15. B Correct 16. A Correct 17. D Correct 18. B Correct 19. D Correct 20. D Correct
Thursday, April 19, 2012 at 2:06am by Raul Julio

9th grade classes
You will also want to take a beginning foreign language class. Many 9th graders also find a "humanities" class useful. That is a general study of the “high” arts - drama, classical music, ballet, painting, sculpture, photography, poetry and literature
Tuesday, May 26, 2009 at 1:42pm by GuruBlue

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

No. Dramatists (playwrights) had been writing about historical things for centuries by the 1400-1500s.
Thursday, July 14, 2011 at 2:59am by Writeacher

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

Drama Question
Creative drama offers a means for cooperative learning and teamwork through which? 1. shared experiences 2. creative illustrations 3. building language skills 4. improvised facial expressions I am thinking "shared experiences" offer a means of cooperative learning and teamwork...
Sunday, April 1, 2007 at 2:57pm by Bobbie

Please find the right lines in the Antigone sections in here and read carefully: Let us know what you decide.
Friday, January 3, 2014 at 3:53pm by Writeacher

This site should help you understand this poem.
Monday, July 5, 2010 at 8:16pm by Ms. Sue

No, I haven't read it. Have you? This site will help you.
Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 1:21pm by Ms. Sue

Native American Literature
"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

This site may help you.
Monday, December 30, 2013 at 4:27pm by Ms. Sue

English 125 introduction literature
summarize the major similarities and differences between the forms of drama, poetry, and the short story. Demonstrate your ideas with textual examples from the course readings. In your response, include at least one example of each literary form. If you wish, you may also ...
Monday, August 20, 2012 at 8:20am by Ethel

7th grade
First of all, the subject is not "3rd grade" but "ART" or "ARTS" and this is such a broad question! The arts encompasses visual arts, literature and the performing arts - music, drama, dance and film, among others. There are martial arts, and all kinds of that. There are also ...
Thursday, February 4, 2010 at 9:39am by SraJMcGin

Math - HELP !
there are 50 students in the seventh grade , 62 percent of these students are involved in the drama many seventh grade students are in the drama club ?
Saturday, March 10, 2012 at 11:15pm by Remy

English 102
If you have read the play, these are not hard to find. In fact, they are quite obvious. If not, then this site may help you: Read the analyses of major characters.
Friday, February 13, 2009 at 9:07pm by Writeacher

English (ELA)
You can get ideas for the first part of the post by going through some of the following links: You need to find examples before you know what to search for in Twelfth Night. Some links ...
Sunday, May 1, 2011 at 5:25pm by SraJMcGin

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

Oedipus Rex Check the analysis of characters to find specifics of each. Kreon is not overly religious, but he does seem superstitious. He is also power-hungry and will not tolerate disobedience for any reason, nor listen to rationales.
Monday, March 9, 2009 at 4:09pm by Writeacher

English 125 introduction literature
In your 150 words post, summarize the major similarities and differences between the forms of drama, poetry, and the short story. Demonstrate your ideas with textual examples from the course readings. In your response, include at least one example of each literary form. If you...
Monday, August 20, 2012 at 8:20am by josh

Literaure- King Oedipus
This site will help you with that.
Tuesday, September 8, 2009 at 5:41pm by GuruBlue

11. The drama club is selling tickets to its play. An adult ticket costs $15 and a student ticket costs $11. The auditorium will seat 300 ticket-holders. The drama club wants to collect at least $3630 from ticket sales. a) Write and graph a system of four inequalities that ...
Saturday, February 4, 2012 at 6:48pm by Lisa

1. The comic drama is uninformative because it doesn't deal with useful things. 2. The comedy drama is unbiased about politics because it doesn't support any party. 3. The gag program is kind of useless because it contains filthy language. 4. The music program is of great use ...
Wednesday, April 8, 2009 at 11:27pm by John

Here are some sites that may be of help.
Saturday, April 5, 2008 at 7:36am by GuruBlue

Does Oedipus really represent the meaning of life and the mystery of death?
Monday, September 12, 2011 at 8:44pm by Ms. Sue

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

There are several. Which will you choose?
Monday, February 20, 2012 at 12:15pm by Writeacher

This is a problem in "conditional probability". The probability of E, given F is: P(E/F) = P (E and F)/ P(F) Call P(F) = drama = .67 given Call P(E) = Computer = unknown the P(EandF) =.14 given Now the probability that a student takes computer given drama = .14/.67 = .21
Thursday, March 19, 2009 at 2:37pm by Damon

Try some of the following: Sra
Monday, September 14, 2009 at 2:17pm by SraJMcGin

To Writeacher
Sorry -- that is my conclusion after reading Antigone, so you'd better not use it. Being power-hungry is his strongest trait in Oedipus Rex. <~~Read about Creon.
Monday, March 9, 2009 at 8:03pm by Writeacher

The most famous Persian writer, of course, is Omar Khayyam. This is a very good article on Persian literature. A collection of Persian Literature This site looks ...
Thursday, November 15, 2007 at 7:47am by GuruBlue

Oedipus Read carefully.
Tuesday, November 30, 2010 at 12:10am by Writeacher

I'll make a few corrections: 1. Our school's drama club will put on a play, "Nasrredin and the Fish." 2. Our school's drama club will perform a play, "Nasrredin and the Fish." 3. Our Our school's drama club will present a play, "Nasrredin and the Fish." The verbs -- perform, ...
Thursday, December 16, 2010 at 2:42am by Writeacher

Google is a marvelous invention!
Monday, June 1, 2009 at 8:07am by Writeacher

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

1 is correct. 2 is not.
Thursday, July 2, 2009 at 10:32am by Writeacher

Also a good dictionary is a good place to start when you are looking for a definition! Main Entry: sur·re·al·ism Pronunciation: s&-'rE-&-"li-z&m, -'ri- also -'rA- Function: noun Etymology: French surréalisme, from sur- + réalisme realism Date: 1925 : the principles, ideals, or...
Wednesday, September 17, 2008 at 3:21pm by SraJMcGin

American Literature
Well, it seems I can't post links right now. Anyway ... go to 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

I really need you to check these sentences I wrote on the drama. Please help me! 1) The tragedy is the oldest and once most popular form of drama. It consists of a dramatic work in which events move to a tragic conclusion. 2) Tragedies are generally introduced by a prologue ...
Sunday, October 2, 2011 at 2:35pm by Henry2

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

introduction to literature
CAN THIS BE POSTED TO A LINK THAT CAN LATER BE REMOVED? 1. Creating Art - After completing the required readings for this week, discuss how you see the theme of creating art developing in the different stories and poems. What did you learn about the human impulse to create? ...
Sunday, March 7, 2010 at 2:42pm by bern

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

Either question would have plenty of information in the play itself to back up your stance. You just need to decide which one you will write about. Be sure to check out the analyses of characters. Also, be sure to let us know what you ...
Sunday, November 11, 2007 at 8:24pm by Writeacher

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

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