Literature

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  1. 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
  2. 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.
  3. 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
  4. SS

    American literature began to emerge around the nineteenth century. Authors wrote what their culture was like through folk tales, narratives, and plays. Which of the following statements best summarizes a role of literature in society? Literature is not
  5. 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
  6. English

    I need help figuring out what the writing style was for medieval literature, english renassiance literature, renaissance drama, and early 7th century literature.
  7. 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
  8. for Alicia - literature

    Here are several sites that will help you take good notes when studying literature: http://www.google.com/search?q=taking+literature+notes&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&aq=t&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&client=firefox-a The first and second links look about the
  9. 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,
  10. 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
  11. English III A

    3. which of the following statements about early American and colonial literature is true? A) the literature primarily focuses on religious themes. B)the voices of women and minorities are absent from this period C) early American and colonial literature
  12. 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
  13. ENG 125

    What does literature offer an individual? What causes people’s perceptions regarding the value of literature to change?
  14. Literature

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

    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
  16. literature

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

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

    Emphasizing the importance of order, law, discipline, and tradition is typical of _______ literature
  19. 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.
  20. Hspanic Literature

    Need someone to proofread a college papaer for a Spanish Literature graduate class... anyone interested>
  21. 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?
  22. 6th grade literature

    Please explain what does it mean to develop a basic literature element chart? Secondly, what are literary elements?
  23. Literature

    I math::7D=1W 7 days=1week Question: Literature "S.W." and "C" are both F.T. pls.help
  24. 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! [:
  25. 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.
  26. 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
  27. 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!
  28. children's literature

    literature can help learn to clarify problems and:
  29. 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?
  30. 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.
  31. 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
  32. 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?
  33. 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.
  34. 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?
  35. Literature

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

    i need help thinking of Criterion for my evaluative essay..i'm writing on a piece of literature..i need to write what criteria i'm going to use to evaluate the work.. i really need help with this..i need to come up with atleast 4 criterions and i'm stuck
  37. 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
  38. MATH

    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 ?
  39. 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
  40. ENG290

    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
  41. 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. =)
  42. 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,
  43. 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
  44. literature

    how to identify contradictions in literature
  45. literature

    i need to know about persia and persian literature...
  46. 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.
  47. 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
  48. World literature

    I nedd to find 15 reasons why people like world literature. Please help me!!! im new in high school.
  49. Literature Essay (Writeacher)

    I'm not quite certain I understand what you meant in your latest reply in the last "Literature Essay" post.
  50. American Literature

    I need to provide literature allusion about Hector. and one about Paris, and one about Achilles.I am having a hard time finding similar litature characters to allude to or compare similarities. A quote about any of the three from another liturature source
  51. literature

    Literature supports the building of a readers’s imagination because: A. readers are placing themselves into a story. B. readers relate only to what they know. C. readers are presented with an unstructured picture of life. D. readers are seeing worlds
  52. 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.
  53. 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.
  54. literature

    It may be said that great literature embraces ambiguity because ? A).It allows us to interpret a plot in at least two ways. B).It reflects the uncertainty we face in real-life decision. C).little insight is offered into the character or qualities of an
  55. 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?
  56. 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
  57. literature

    You can often use literature in math, science and social studies to: A. entertain kids who finish their work. B. keep students quiet after a test. C. broaden the study of a topic. D. encourage kids to read nonfiction C ?
  58. English Literature

    All of the following define the theme of a story except a. the central idea of a work b. the unerlying message in literature c. the methods of characterization employed by the writer d. the lesson, or moral, of the story, which can be inferred by the
  59. 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
  60. Physics

    A history book that weighs 30 N is placed on top of a literature book that weighs 10 N. If up is considered the positive direction, what is the force that The history book exerts on the literature book? I know that the literature book would exert 30N on
  61. Literature(Please help)

    I tryed finding information on how to cite a movie in MLA style but I am still confused. I need to cite the movie Smooth Talk by Joyce Chopra. All I know is the name of the movie, director, pg-13 and 1986. Please help. Thank you. Also, I need to cite a
  62. 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
  63. Literature-Help me Ms. Sue

    It's most accurate to say that interpretive literature A. contains or suggests universal truths. B. weaves exciting action around a standard formula. C. refers to today's hot topics. D. is intended to meet the reader's expectations. I already took the test
  64. Check please

    Which of these is a feature of early American and colonial literature? a. the literature primarily focuses on religious themes b. the voices of women and minorities are absent (my answer) c. the literature was nonexistent before the printing press d. the
  65. American Literature

    Based on "To Whistler, American," how does Pound view the role of American art and literature?
  66. 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?
  67. literature

    for my literature class, I need to imitate Ray Bradbury and choose a plot/conflict that he would choose and write about it. I know that he likes writing sci-fi and stories set in future. do you have any ideas of what I could write about? it needs to be
  68. 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
  69. Literature for Jim

    literature - Jim, Monday, November 2, 2009 at 8:46am I need a start for a paper on how does literature reflect life and communities First.... Jim, always start your own post when you have a question. If you post under someone else's name, then it may not
  70. literature

    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
  71. Literature 1010

    Transitions function much like road signals. A) True B) False this question does not make sense. when i look in my book ans online, i do not see anything referring to the Transitions function can someone tell me what a transition function relating to
  72. children's literature

    As you assess your literature curriculum each day, your evaluations should be based on the: • A. students’ enjoyment of the lesson. • B. time spent in the classroom on the lesson. • C. specific goals and objectives of each lesson. • D.
  73. english

    what is literature and why do we need literature
  74. literature

    what is pastoral literature?
  75. Literature

    What are the various definitions of literature?
  76. 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
  77. 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
  78. Literature

    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
  79. english

    Before those “Do you own work!” comments come… Let me make it clear that I am NOT asking you to answer this. I am simply asking for some guidance on how to do this essay. Some ideas and information I could use to write in my essay would be dandy.
  80. Literature-Help me Ms. Sue

    What does the word mimetic tell us about the difference between novels and most of the literature of the 1800s? A. Novels present fantasy as reality. B. The authors were new and unknown C. Novels presented common things in new ways. D. Novel were unique in
  81. 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
  82. Native American Literature

    How are the tensions of the time of Native American literature (Pre-1600) reflected in American literature? There were a lot of white people at the time, that looked down on Native Americans. The white people would always try to steal their land and cause
  83. english

    To what extents did Tolkien borrow characters,events and objects that are found in the book,"The Hobbit" from the pervious literature,"Scandinavia" I have not read either of these works, but if you go to http://www.google.com and enter as search terms, you
  84. Literature

    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
  85. Alicia, Literature Help

    Now that I know you are studying literature and that "classmate" has threatened you, here are some sites to help you to learn how do tackle this class. Your "classmate" is also able to use this material: Literary Terminology, alphabetized:
  86. AP American Literature

    My school requires all students wanting to be in AP Literature to complete a packet with assignments for different novels. The last page of my packet is for A Raisin in the Sun and I have to create a mosaic project for the book. It listed all the
  87. world literature 210

    Write a 350-700-word ... essay comparing and contrasting the themes and writing styles of two of the literature selections listed below. evaluate the effectiveness of both authors uses of fictional literary devices and conventions. a clean well lighted
  88. 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
  89. LANGUAGE ARTS

    The following question asks about one or more selections from your Literature textbook. You may use your textbook to answer this question. 1. Write an essay in which you analyze the importance of plot events and characters’ actions to the development of
  90. Literature - link to story pls help!??

    hi, sorry not a question but i am in a bad position. i have to send in stuff about this story before tomorrow but i have misplaced my book. Its called "the Destructors" i don't know by who. It's for literature and it's probably a short story or something.
  91. 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
  92. Literacy

    18. What are the subject headings for the 2002 edition of Invisible Man? A. American literature—History and criticism B. African Americans in literature—Outlines, syllabi, etc. C. Ellison, Ralph. Invisible man D. African American men—Fiction ANSWER
  93. psychology

    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? Why
  94. 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
  95. Lit

    I have an essay and this is one part of my thesis... "In the nineteenth century, some ways the middle class participated in revolutions was by establishing liberalism, one way was through literature, and through the revolutions of 1848." I wasn't sure if
  96. English

    I have an essay and this is one part of my thesis... "In the nineteenth century, some ways the middle class participated in revolutions was by establishing liberalism, one way was through literature, and through the revolutions of 1848." I wasn't sure if
  97. Spanish Literature

    for my advanced spanish lit course I'm reading and presenting on the play "Historia del hombre que se covirtió en perro" by Osvaldo Dragún. I have to analyze and do a presentation on this piece of literature. After reading it I get a genral idea of the
  98. Literacy

    What are the subject headings for the 2002 edition of Invisible Man? A. African American men—Fiction B. American literature—History and criticism C. African Americans in literature—Outlines, syllabi, etc. D. Ellison, Ralph. Invisible man i couldn't
  99. American literature

    1. Reread the final paragraph of the speech of Pontiac (page 445) and the closing lines of Logan’s message, as set down by Jefferson (page 450). Between oral discourse and written discourse, what are the crucial differences in reaching and holding the
  100. American Literature

    I have to write a report on Mark Twain. I'm not suppose to write his biography. I'm supose to write about his works, achievements, impact on his readers, society, american literature, etc. I haven't been able to find too much, because the internet just

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