Born in Boston 1706,Ben Franklin helped to draft the Declaration of Independence and the U.S constitution and he negotiated the 1783 Treaty of Paris which ended the revolutionary war. His scientific pursuits included investigations to electricity,mathematics and mapmaking. A printer and writer known for his wit and wisdom,Franklin was a polymath who published Poor Richard’s Almanack,invented Bifocal glasses and organized the first succsessful American lending library. Ben Franklin learned to read at an early age and despite his success at the Boston latin school,he stopped his formal schooling at age ten and helped his father work in his candle and soap shop Although James beat his young 2 younger brother,ben learned a great deal at newspaper publishing and adopted a similar board of subversive politics under the printers tutelage.
In 1937 he served as a war corresponded for a few American Newspapers during the Spanish civil War. Later in 1940, Hughes published an autobiography called The Big Sea. He also started to write in the Chicago Defender colum. He created a character called Jesse B. Semple or mostly know as “Simple.” They were very successful and “Simple” would appear in Hughes later books and plays. Then in the late 1940s Hughes helped write the lyrics for a musical titled Street Scene.
Text 1 has two different audiences. At first the letter was a response from a Father - John Steinbeck- to Thom, son from his first marriage who had sent an initial letter requesting advice, in 1958 New York City. That means that the letter had a private and direct message to one person. Furthermore one can appreciate direct and personal dialogic for example, "love or Fa ". 17 years after writing the letter, and 7 years after the death of Steinbeck, this letter is published in a book, and the potential reader is now all contrary, from private to public.
2. Washington Irving: A short insight into his life Irving was born in New York City on April 3 1783. He studied the English literature already in the early stages of his life, publishing his first satirical essay 1802. "Irving regularly addressed darker and more complex themes of historical transformation and personal dislocation. His innovative travel
Most of the times that he wants to speak to his son peacefully something that Artie does has to bother him because during the Holocaust he had to be conservative with everything he used.One example that Artin and Vladkek’s relationship is bad because of the communication that they have because they have not been together and talked to each other in 2 years.With Mala, it’s even worse,he doesn’t support her and she doesen’t support him because they never communicate and more importantly they don’t have a meaningful relationship with her. Another factor is that Vladkek’s meaningful relationships were affected by the Holocaust is that Vladkek knows that there is no such thing as friends. He doesn’t have a strong and meaningful relationship with Artie because he never had a stable relationship with him. Int the flashback on the beginning of the book Vladkek say “Friends? There’s no such thing as Friends”,This means that Vladkek will never have meaningful relationships because he doesn’t believe in friends which is the most important factor of creating meaningful
In a book, Touching Spirit Bear a character named Cole Matthews got into a fight with a student named Peter Driscal and is getting charged for it. During the experience Cole is going through he has made some bad decisions he might regret. Cole has put blame on himself due to failure to care about others, actions on the island and his attitude towards the program. As Cole was put through the program he thought that the people in the program were trying to make fun of him and put him down. Cole also believes his parents, especially his father don 't care about him.
Sociopaths, often described as having antisocial personality disorder, are not born with their traits but their experiences they go through make them the way they are. Perry Smith has many examples of how his upbringing has made him the way he is. Perry’s life was filled with violence and neglect. Perry had a seemingly happy life until his dad started to beat his mother and she turned to drunkenness and promiscuity. Finally perry’s parents split, which can also to lead to problems in children's lives, he travels with his mother and siblings to san Francisco where he constantly gets in trouble to which he blames it on having, “no rule or discipline, or anyone to show me right from wrong" (54).
Hamlet Chronicles is a series of children 's novels by American author Gregory Maguire who is best known for his revisionist works of children stories. The debut novel of the Hamlet Chronicles was the 1994 published Seven Spiders Spinning that was so popular that it spawned six more titles culminating in One Final Firecracker that came out in 2005. Maguire was born in Albany New York as the middle child among seven. He went to a Catholic high school before proceeding to State University of New York where he got his bachelor in English, Simmons College for his master in Children 's Literature and Tufts University for his doctorate in American Literature and English. From 1979 and 1986 he served as co director and professor at the Department for the Study of Children 's Literature at Simmons College.
They say that Holden is getting over the shame he must be feeling for failing and getting kicked out of Pencey Prep. Pencey was not the first school that Holden got kicked out of, though. There have been several other schools that kicked Holden out, yet Holden has not learned his lesson and keeps repeating the same mistakes, indicating that this may involve something deeper than just his
A walk to remember The book that I’ve read is called A walk to remember and the authors name is Nicholas spark. You’ve probably heard of him before, because of his other well known, romantic books, such as Dear john, The lucky one and one of my favorites, The notebook. Nicholas Sparks has just turned 49 years old and he has seventeen published novels plus one none-fiction. Eight of his romantic novels have been adabted into films including, A walk to remember. Nicholas sparks is an american novelist, producer and screenwriter.