Enders Game

Enders Game Orson Scott Card weaves an intricate tale of a boy who is born to save the Earth in the novel, Ender?s Game. Ender Wiggin is born a Third in a world where only two children are allowed per family. Ender?s older brother and sister, Peter and Valentine, were not what the government needed […]

A Raisin In The Sun

A Raisin In The Sun I believe that Lorraine Hansberry is trying say that the African American Women?s experience has been tough. Many women living in the United Stated during segregation, mainly African-American had hard times supporting their families. Also I think she is trying to say that they had many unpleasant experiences, but they […]

Da Vinci

Da Vinci When one thinks of a great painter, sculptor, architect, musician, engineer, scientist, an intelligent man and a well-rounded person, Leonardo da Vinci is a perfect example. With his precise drawings, anatomical studies of people, animals, and plants, studies of astronomy, geology, geometry and optics, and his designs of flying machinery, Leonardo is a […]

A Rose For Emily

A Rose For Emily Letting Go When people begin to age they are often faced with many psychological and physical changes. In the short story, ?A Rose for Emily? by William Faulkner, Miss Emily leads a difficult life. Letting go is one of the common problems older people are faced to deal with because of […]

Literature

Literature There are many pieces of literature that are different from one another yet, each contains some of the same language and qualities. This is the case with Richard Connell?s ?The Most Dangerous Game,? Ernest Hemingway?s ?The Short Happy Life of Francis Macomber,? and Thomas Wolfe?s ?The Child by Tiger.? Each piece is different from […]

Great Gatsby

Great Gatsby Hopes and Dreams In The Great Gatsby there are two characters that are very much alike. These two characters are Jay Gatsby and Myrtle Wilson. Both of these characters focus on their hopes and dreams on winning the love of a person they cannot have. Jay Gatsby?s dream woman is Daisy Buchanan. Myrtle […]

Digital Versus the Darkroom

Digital Versus the Darkroom For decades photographers have spent hours hunching over enlargers making every possible aspect of their work into the perfect print. Burning, dodging, setting filters and using dozens of pieces of printing paper to show the world as they see it. As we prepared for the millennium, digital cameras made their way […]

The Start Of American History Pieces Of Valuable Info

The Start Of American History: Pieces Of Valuable Info First off history is a fact, event, or theory of the past. Iti?s also the search for truth. It is a thing of high study today. Next we start off with a Us News and World reaport of people who claimed to found America. Tons of […]

Harlem Renaissance

Harlem Renaissance I may have heard Zora Neale Hurston or Bessie Smith from Professor Brockington in class before but I didn?t know of Georgia Douglas Johnson Augusta Savage Nella Larsen These and dozens more were women of the Harlem Renaissance, which I?m going to talk about in my report. It was the early twentieth century, […]

Achilles

Achilles In the Iliad, Achilles was the greatest fighter in the Trojan War. In the ninth year of the war, Achilles withdrew because of a quarrel with the leader of the Achians, Agamemnon. Because Achilles left the fight, the Trojans began to win the war and many died because of Achilles? wrath. Achilles? wrath was […]

Lorenzo Lotto

Lorenzo Lotto LORENZO LOTTO Lorenzo Lotto born in 1480 and trained along side of Titian as well as Giorgione in the studio of Giovanni Bellini. Lorenzo Lotto was originally from Venice, however he spent most of his life active in Treviso, Bergamo, and Ancona where the portraits and religious paintings that he specialized in often […]

TommyKnockers

TommyKnockers Stephen King?s The Tommyknockers The Tommyknockers is a bone chilling, heart pounding story about a woman named Nancy Cragar, who discovers an alien ship. When she finds the alien ship, strange things begin happen to her and the town she lives, named Maconville. First she begins to lose her teeth and her hair, then […]

Must You Judge Me By My Gender And Race

Must You Judge Me By My Gender And Race Must You Judge Me by My Gender and Race In today?s society many African American males have been pre-judged just because of their ethnic background. Due to many rapes, robberies, and murders acclaimed by the majority of black males, many figure that all African American males […]

Genetics

Genetics Genetics is the study of genes. Genes are small pieces of biochemical inside cells. When a couple has children the child will receive a mixture of genetics from both the mother and father. There are tens of thousands genes and arranged 46 chromosomes. Genes control the growth of our body. It also determines the […]

A Worn Path

A Worn Path Life as a Journey in Weltys “A Worn Path” The story “A Worn Path” begins and ends with a journey by Phoenix Jackson. It tells a story of sheer purpose as Phoenix Jackson makes a long journey into town to get medicine for her chronically ill grandson. She begins her voyage to […]

A Ghost Story By Mark Twain

A Ghost Story By Mark Twain The reading of this tale would be rather meaningless without the previous knowledge of the historical context of its time, specially the facts involving the Cardiff Giant statue, its creators and the profitable use they made out of it. The narrator of the tale describes his experience in a […]

Edward Weston

Edward Weston Edward Weston Formal Analysis When a formalistic critic analyzes a work of art, they look at certain things. The criticism of art is to stress the significance of form over content as the source of a work?s subjective appeal. In an analysis critics consider aesthetic effects created by design factors. The piece of […]

SCI

SCI A spinal cord injury (SCI) is very serious because it can mean the loss of sensation and function in the parts of the body below the site of the injury. SCI?s are caused in many different ways. Some of the most common ways a person may obtain a SCI are- motor vehicle accidents, bullet […]

Native Indian

Native Indian Learning to Transform When asked to explore the relationship between learning and transformation in the Native oral tradition one has to wonder. Am I to explore the relationship between learning and transformation that occurs in the story or am I to explore the relationship that results because of the story When trying to […]

Tuberculosis

Tuberculosis Tuberculosis (TB) The purpose of this paper is to outline all of the details surrounding the bacteria and disease known as tuberculosis, or TB. Within this paper we shall cover topics including; causes, types, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of tuberculosis. Tuberculosis is an infection caused by a bacterium. This bacterial infection causes more […]

Lord Of The Flies Essay

Lord Of The Flies Essay In Lord of the Flies, William Golding is trying to convince its readers of an evil nature that exists in all civilization, in spite of certain admirable qualities humans possess, that can be unleashed with immense force. This innate vice exists in the young British schoolboys even though humanity tends […]

Araby

Araby Innocence to Experience In every person?s life there is a movement from a stage of innocence to a more mature and experience stage. That movement begins from the moment that he or she is brought into this world and ends when he or she dies. The movement from innocence to experience is triggered by […]

Humanities

Humanities The humanities is a broad academic discipline concerned with how the people throughout history have expressed, confronted, understood the complexity of human values or conditions. The humanities seeks answers to the central questions of the meaning of human life. The humanities also deals with the contribution of human beings to advances in artistic forms […]

The Jungle vrs The Grapes of Wrath

The Jungle vrs The Grapes of Wrath In The Jungle, by Upton Sinclair, and The Grapes of Wrath, by John Steinbeck, the characters are forced with economic, social, and political problems that they must cope with throughout the story. Both books are similar in that they emphasize that in this country, one simply cannot win […]

Leonardo Da Vinci

Leonardo Da Vinci Leonardo Da Vinci is one of the greatest and most ingenious men that history has produced. His contributions in the areas of art, science, and humanity are still among the most important that a single man has put forth, definitely making his a life worth knowing. Da Vinci, born on April 15, […]

Animal Prisons

Animal Prisons Animal Prisons The first zoos were private collections of wild animals established by kings and other rich people for their own amusement. The keeping of wild animals in private collections dates back to the Ancient Egyptians, approximately 3500 BC. The pharaohs imported many animals to Egypt. Expeditions brought back monkeys, leopards, cheetahs, various […]

Generation Ecstacy

Generation Ecstacy Generation Ecstasy For my book report I read Generation Ecstasy. There was so much information in the book about the rave scene and “ecstasy”, I didnt know where to begin. Its been ten years since the English seized on Detroit techno, Chicago house, and New York garage as the seeds of whats generally […]

Bartleby

Bartleby Theme Analysis Could the world in 1984 ever really exist This question haunts readers from the first to the last pages of Orwell?s novel. Sadly, the answer is ?yes?; or at least Orwell hopes that readers will leave 1984 accepting the possibility enough to question government and tread cautiously into the future. Orwell intends […]

Death Of A Salesman

Death Of A Salesman The death of Willy Loman was tragic and he was also a fool. This was due to his character and circumstances beyond his own control. Willy?s life was built of false dreams and hopes. Willy?s main values in life are money and being well liked. All of these factors helped with […]

Geckos

Geckos The new species in Northern California Gecko Spartanikus is a very unique gecko it is able to avoid being seen by predators, and its prey, because of its mutations. Gecko Spartanikus is able to live through severe weather hot, hot summers and fairly cold winters, also because of its other mutation. So the Nor […]

Preciousness

Preciousness Preciousness is a story that goes beyond the struggles of a teen-aged girl?s life, but it also portrays themes of basic life. Themes like, ?letting go? and ?cultural differences? apply to almost all people in one way or another. For that reason, Preciousness is not just a story about a young girl?s life, but […]

Uncle Tom?s Cabin Or Uncle Tom?s Slave Shack

Uncle Tom?s Cabin Or Uncle Tom?s Slave Shack: As we have all learned at some point in our academic careers, the most effective means of ascertaining an accurate understanding of history is to examine a given subject from multiple perspectives. All writers, regardless of their lofty claims to objectivity, exhibit a definitive bias in their […]

Project About ?santeria?

Project About ?santeria? When I had in mind going to the art museum for my next campus involvement; I was thinking about arts masterpieces like paintings, and sculpture. But my ignorance led be mo believe that these were the only forms of arts that a museum shows. In the entrance of the art museum in […]

Summary Strong Response

Summary / Strong Response Preserving What We?re Losing If you don?t like something the way it is, or if you think you can make it better, then you can change it. That is the mindset of most Americans. Not only do we apply this to our working and family life, but we also apply it […]

Renaissance

Renaissance When the new upper class movement, Renaissance, occurred in Italy around the 14th century, a revival of the classical forms originally developed by the ancient Greeks and Romans, an intensified concern with secular life, and interest in humanism and assertion of the importance of the individual began. Thus, artists such as Mosaccio and Giotto […]

Boating And Drinking

Boating And Drinking The persuasive speech, Drinking and Boating: A Deadly Combination,? was able to capture the reader?s attention very well. In the introduction the speaker acquired the reader?s attention by the way of narrative styles, vivid imagery as well as by adding a ?personal touch? to the introduction. The author used vivid language that […]

Surveying Western Art

Surveying Western Art Egypt marked the passage of time with kings and dynasties as evidenced in Egyptian art. Egyptian monumental art began on a large scale with Pharaonic rule, originating when King Narmer (Menes) united Upper and Lower Egypt. Egyptian kings were considered gods and were depicted as such in art of the time as […]

Overpopulation

Overpopulation The Maricopa County animal control has evolved over the last century and the best way to understand animal control is to look at it through history. During the first quarter of the 20th Century, Maricopa County communities were rural and sparsely populated. Dogs and cats were valued for what they contributed to this rural […]

Grendel

Grendel Grendel, though he needs to kill to do so, functions very well in his own sphere. Grendel survives in a hostile climate where he is hated and feared by all. He lives in a cave protected by firesnakes so as to physically, as well as spiritually, separate himself from the society that detests, yet […]

Care Of Geckos

Care Of Geckos Care Of Geckos Leopard Geckos, Eublepharis macularis, are members of a family of lizards called Gekkonidae. They have become one of the most popular gecko pets in captivity, mainly due to their easy care, size (up to 10 inches long), color pattern, and form, in addition to their laid-back style and docile […]

Black Hole

Black Hole Within our universe there are millions upon millions of galaxies. Humans have known the existence of stars since they have had eyes. The mystery does not lie within what we can see, but what we cannot see. The theory that black holes have existed is not new at all. All black holes are […]

Domesticated Donkey

Domesticated Donkey Domesticated Ass The purpose of researching the donkey was to find out their significance to mankind in the past and in modern lives. Before researching, I generated a hypothesis. This hypothesis stated that the donkey played a very small role in transportation and economic needs throughout the world. Many articles supported the following […]

Heart Of Darkness

Heart Of Darkness Submitting to Symbolism Every great author posses the ability to create a novel deeply woven in symbolism and subliminal messages. Underneath the literal journey encountered in Joseph Conrad?s Heart of Darkness lies a tale saturated with subtle, yet, significant imagery that brings forth the true meaning of the novella. Throughout Heart of […]

Walk In The Woods

Walk In The Woods A Critical Analysis of a Walk in the Woods by Bill Bryson Bill Bryson returned to America after 20 years and decided to walk the Appalachian Trail for many reasons one of which was so he could say ?Yeah, I?ve shit in the woods.?(Bryson, Pg 4) The Appalachian Trail is more […]

Watership Down

Watership Down Watership Down Picking up a ?Literature? book is like picking up a snake. You never know if you?ve discovered a fascinating specimen, or one filled with the poison of boredom that will send you into unconsciousness in matter of 60 seconds. Thus with some trepidation I opened Watership Down by Richard Adams published […]

Rabies

Rabies Rabies can infect any mammal including humans, but wild raccoons, foxes, skunks, and bats are the most common carriers of rabies and the most likely animals to expose your pets to this deadly disease. Rabies is a virus that effects the brain and spinal cord. It is transmitted when body fluids especially saliva of […]

Anthropology

Anthropology Cultural Anthropology Under the Kapok Tree The ethnography, ?Under the Kapok Tree: Identity and Difference In Beng Thought?, was in my opinion, a very excellent detailed description of the daily life, rituals, customs, and traditions, and religion of the Beng. The Beng are from a West African forest and have managed to construct a […]

Changing Places

Changing Places East Meets West American and British citizens have been making cracks at each other?s lifestyles for decades now, with neither side really understanding why they live the way they do. Clothes, food, dental hygiene, music, and behavior have been the butts of jokes about the opposite, unknown society, but in Changing Places, Lodge […]

Child Called It

Child Called It A Child Called ?It? By: David Pelzer I chose the book, The Child Called ?It? because one of my friends told me about the book. The whole story line caught my attention. I was amazed at what was going on in this boy?s life. This book, a true story, is very emotional. […]

Death of a Salesman

Death of a Salesman Arthur Millers Death of a Salesman Essay In life, there are many lessons and trials one must endure, learn from, and then overcome. Some lessons take long to understand and sadly, some people never learn these lessons. Many people go through their whole lives without ever discovering what is truly important […]