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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 ...
January 31, 2009 by y912f
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
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 ...
October 6, 2011 by sheri
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 ...
August 23, 2012 by Donna
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
April 2, 2009 by tim
What of these Greek achievements was the most contribution to greek culture and explain. Military strategy Art and architecture Literature Drama History Philosophy Government
October 14, 2014 by Sara
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.
March 22, 2011 by jb
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.
November 9, 2010 by Samuel
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
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 ...
August 31, 2009 by Veronica
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.
May 31, 2011 by Anonymous
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
In the multi-draft reading process, what does a reader look for in the second reading of a drama A. The theme of the drama B. How each scene moves a story forward C. When and where the action takes place D. The internal and external conflict
March 28, 2015 by Anonymous
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 ...
June 22, 2010 by Tiffany
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!!
March 19, 2009 by melissa
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 D.an unusual use of Middle English 2.Prior to the Renaissance, the human bosy was seen as A.proof that humans are the ...
July 25, 2012 by Anonymous
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 ...
April 1, 2007 by Kendra
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.
April 9, 2008 by ebeny
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...
June 19, 2009 by Devon
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?
December 14, 2013 by rfvv
identify one of the darker actions examined in a story or drama from this unit. In what piece is the action highlighted? what intentions or emotions prompt the action? how would the story or drama change if the charcter involved were able to overcome the darker impulse and ...
April 6, 2015 by Raina
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...
April 1, 2007 by Bobbie
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 ...
August 20, 2012 by Ethel
The drama club needs to make 30 costumes for the school play. Each costume uses 3 3/4 yards of material. If a bolt of material contains 20 yards and if the fabric store sells material only in full bolts,how many bolts should the drama club buy?
March 27, 2015 by paulette
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 ...
February 4, 2012 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 ...
April 8, 2009 by John
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
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 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
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? ...
March 7, 2010 by bern
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
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
please check my answers: 1. In "go Down, Death", Death is personified as a a. preacher in heaven b. cruel and devious angel c. rescuer on horseback d. huge comet in the sky i chose C 2. In the last stanza of "Tableau", the boys a. angrily comfront the adults of the town b. ...
January 31, 2009 by y912f
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.
November 26, 2009 by Dennis
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 ...
October 2, 2011 by Henry2
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
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
teachers aide curriculum comtent
which os the oldest art? (a)DRAMA/THEATER (B)PHOTOGRAPHY (C)DANCE(MY ANSWER) (D)MUSIC THE NEW ENGLISH AND LANGUAGE ARTS CURRICULUM IS BASED ON WHICH ONE OF THE FOLLOWING? (A)READING SKILLS (B)SPELLING SKILLS (C)LITERATURE(MY ANSWER) (D)WRITING SKILLS A MIDDLE SCHOOL SCIENCE ...
August 27, 2011 by susue
Hi, I'm doing a poem for a literature book called Red Sky In the Morning by Elizabeth Laird. The theme that my teacher assigned to me is'Anna's love for Ben'. It can be through her thoughts, words, actions or what other characters say about her love towards her brother, Ben. I...
August 17, 2014 by Grace
In a fraternity with 38 members , 18 take math, 5 take both math and literature and 8 take neither math or literature. how many take literature but not math? I came up with 16 is that correct or am i lost ?
November 24, 2014 by WINSTON
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
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?
September 24, 2009 by Gina
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 HELP
October 21, 2014 by sandra
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
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...
June 12, 2007 by sus
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 ...
December 31, 2012 by Gregg
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.
October 24, 2009 by Anonymous
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.
July 3, 2010 by Andy
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.
November 7, 2013 by Selena
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 ...
September 18, 2011 by Ann
1. I'm in the English drama club. 2. I'm on the English drama club. (Which one is correct? Are both OK? 3. I am in the quilt club. We make quilts with cloths and strings. 4. I am in the courses and careers club. We study jobs and learn what to do to get the job. 5. I am in the...
April 7, 2009 by John