He perpetually suggests Montaigne, who was the best reader he has ever found, though Montaigne excelled his master in the point and surprise of his sentences. Plutarch had a religion which Montaigne wanted, and which defends him from wantonness; and though Plutarch is as plain-spoken, his moral sentiment is always pure.
In these essays Lessing defined the nature and function of tragedy. He scrutinized French neoclassical drama and the view of tragedy that it presents, contrasting it with what seemed to him far more profoundly moving, and closer to the true spirit of Aristotle, the view of tragedy imin Shakespeare and a number of his plicit contemporaries.
President Obama calls out the climate change deniers in Congress. I haven’t read the post yet, but my reaction to the headline is “WOW! What is happening to the world when the person in the world’s most powerful position is screeching terms like “denier” and using religious like advocacy to promote a leftist’s ideological cause?
Taking as our primary interest the scope and force of fantasy, aesthetics and meaning, sexuality, gender, and the unconscious, we’ll study some of Freud’s most intriguing essays on these topics while considering how similar questions and issues arise in fascinating works by Victorian and modern writers also weighing the limits of.
When spring arrives, the breeze will scatter the dialogues of hundreds of peepers all the way up to our screened windows. When we open them, they’ll fill the house—accompanied by the screeching and barking of a mother fox who’s raising her kits on the crickets, grasshoppers, mice, rabbits, and beetles who survive at the pleasure of our swamp.
Course Description: This course will introduce students to the major elements and tools of poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction writing. Through exercises and projects, you’ll practice using these tools to produce original, exciting works of literary art. Along the way, you’ll sharpen your ability to track these elements both in published texts and in the work of your classmates, and.
It was a relief, a few months later, to read Kim Dana Kupperman’s debut essay collection, “I Just Lately Started Buying Wings,” and to hear about the buzz (including a review and author.
The seminar is organized around the following terms: writing, author, culture, canon, gender, performance. Some of these terms are of course familiar. Initially, some will seem impossibly broad, but our approach will be particular, through particular literary texts and critical essays.
Montaigne suggested that a writing studio have a good view of the cemetery in order to sharpen one’s thinking. In these ways and in many others, great teachers down through the ages have reminded us that although the physicality of death destroys us, the idea of death saves us.
Seating the Place: Tropes of body, movement and space for the people of Lelet Plateau, New Ireland (Papua New Guinea). Throwing like a girl and other essays in feminist philosophy and social.
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The Hebrew Book of Job is a far more complex and poetic creation than these Mesopotamian stories. The writer of Job may have heard these tales during the period of the Babylonian Captivity (597-539 BCE), and worked them into a poetic whole then or on his or her return to Jerusalem.
Is there no poetry in the bustling, will-less retinue of cars that follow, screeching and clattering with unmistakable surety, the steel and iron embodiment of will? — Max Eyth.. As given in Essays, Moral, Economical, and Political: A New Edition, With the Latin Quotations Translated (1813), No. 52, 279.
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