Irving plays off of various inspirations and his character Rip undergoes the typical heroic journey. Although his ends in an impasse. The lines between reality and fiction, what is credible and not, blur suggesting that the myth America will create for itself is disingenuous. The need and desire to fabricate the past results in no real accountability or adequate satisfaction to society. The story proves that society does not want to recognize its past.
No interpretation is definitely more suitable regarding the overall meaning; any form of interpretation contributes to the creation of the text. Similarly, postmodern art expresses a broader concept by focusing more in terms of utility and form. Postmodernists not only critique and reject a singular interpretation; they also focused less on traditional ideals and forms. Indeed, it is hard to provide a set definition to postmodern art, since pieces often stressed diversity, imagination, and originality above all other concepts and are unique in its own way. In many ways, postmodernism is perceived as a direct contrast to modernism and postmodern artists embody a large sense of rebellion seen explicitly in their works.
The writers made a distinctive between the classics and moderns. The goal of creating modern art was a major concern until the end of the nineteenth century. The new emerging culture would undermine tradition and authority in the hopes of transforming a contemporary society. Modernism was closely related to the idea of the Avant-Garde. It’s a term applied to the artists who are engaged in introducing original and experimental ideas, playing with the forms and techniques to lead its significance in the society and gradually become widely accepted.
NAME: ALOK ENTRY NO. : 2012ME10650 DISTINCTION BETWEEN MONUMENTAL, ANTIQUARIAN AND CRITICAL SPECIES OR FORMS OF HISTORY INTRODUCTION In the text ‘Use and disadvantages of history for life’, Nietzsche explores the worthlessness and usefulness of history and tries to explain how we can utilize history for the betterment of our life. He discusses several very crucial questions like how historical knowledge can be used to serve life. How our past can be used for our development. How Modernity can be achieved with the help of our past without completely destroying our old traditions.
Carpe Diem is used to urge someone to make the most of the present time and give little thought to the future. Life will always throw you punches but by living by Carpe Diem make the best out of life. Examples from the text is when Robin Williams who plays Mr. Keating says “No matter what anybody tells you, words and ideas can change the world. That is an example that proves that if you put your mind to change yourself or the world never give up on yourself. People want to see you fail and if you let their words get to you, you will never succeed.
Right now, we are living in a time when language appears to be in the very process of changing, and it is understandable that he should be confused or even frustrated by such an in-between era; but I find his averseness to political correctness ignorant and frankly, unmotivated. Politically correct language takes a new approach to society as a whole; its goal is not to rewrite history or the Bible, but to lay down the foundations for an evolved future. Carlin criticizes political correctness and accuses
Baca also employs simple and earnest diction that is not elevated nor is it colloquial. His words are basic enough that his audience can understand the emotions and feelings he is trying to communicate without overthinking the message he is sending. Similarly, he employs an informal register that is composed of low diction and poetic sentences. His register and diction strive to connect with the audience and it allows them to understand and relate. The understanding of the message that Baca is trying to send helps to motivate the audience.
Their main idea is to function indepently, on the basis of a self-government, not under the leadership of the authorities. NGO‘s main goal is to not get profit out of the activities. Nowadays, an increasing number of states begin to realize that it’s necessary to look for new, largely unconventional approaches to solve the problems of human survival, creating new and reorganizing existing mechanisms for coordinating the efforts not only of states in this direction, but also of the world’s population. One of the real and most realistic opportunities that are not used at the global level is the recognition by the
Historical and Unhistorical existence: their meaning, advantages and disadvantages in life. Title : History or Misery Gaurav Chordia 2012TT10913 The main aim of this essay is to emphasize on the importance of history in one’s life. Is it really impossible to survive without being aware of the past we had or whether still we can forge a happy future. Most of us will be in favor of present incorporated with history but is it also possible to live unhistorical life with satisfaction and content. Nietzsche in his work justified that how history may interrupt modernity and basic human needs and how it is important sometimes to live unhistorical.
567). We believe that this anomic situation affects not only artists but heritage as a whole – that this lack of national identity causes people to disregard the value of places, crafts, people and events that shaped our history, – and through shaping our history contributed to the construction of our reality. Therefore, we firmly believe that corrective action lies not simply in educating persons about the history of the places, crafts, people, and events but, more importantly, in correcting the