Likewise, some things discover during the Renaissance period, have also helped in terms of technology. One example would be the discovery of the printing press. Something that has not only helped people gain easy access to literature and other works of science besides; it has also helped in the production of books. As move into an era of technological advancement, the invention and elements of the renaissance continue to play a significant role in today’s society. Just like Gutenberg sought out to make printing and distribution of literature accessible to much of Europe, so does the inventions today seek to bring forth a rebirth in science, arts, and technology.
The book is a great tool used to open up hard racial conversations. Its historical accuracy makes it even more of a necessary read. Twain wrote Huck Finn to inform about racial issues through the eyes of an innocent child. Although the novel may use derogatory terms over and over again that is more of a reason as to why it should be read. Racism in America was pervasive during the time of the novel.
This book report was assigned for me and my 11th grade classmates by our Language Arts teacher, Mr. Samuel Jaja. The title of the book is To Kill a Mockingbird, written by Harper Lee. The book has approximately 281 pages, and was published by the J. B. Lippincott & Co. in july 11, 1960.This book is translated into more than 40 languages, sold millions copies worldwide due for it realistic structures and content. Mainly, the book receive several recognitions; for example, this book is known for winning a Pulitzer Prize for Fiction after being on the bestseller list for more than 40 weeks, defining at the end this work as classic of modern American literature.
One of the most powerful ways to push the boundaries is through literature. Since the beginning of time literature is how we have kept track of historical events. It is how we have encouraged others to make a difference. Literature is how we impact the world. There is a substantial number of outstanding authors that have impacted our lives so greatly.
For example, writers in the civil rights movement write about regression and human rights being violated compared to those authors who came after the civil rights movements talk about more freedom and human rights finally being acknowledged. These historical events that occurred during the authors’ time are significant to the readers of the authors because it allows the reader to interpret the work the way it was supposed to be, and understand what the writers in trying to explain through his or her
In addition, Capote grabs the attention of the readers by effectively using diction and details to help engage more readers to the text. Capote utilizes diction to give a new image towards Dick and Perry, the two characters playing the criminal role. Capote gives a new dimension towards Perry by saying “I loved my father but there were times when this love and affection I had for him drained from my heart like wasted water. Whenever he would not try to understand my problems. Give me a little consideration & voice & responsibility.
Likewise, some things discover during the Renaissance period, have also helped in terms of technology. One example would be the discovery of the printing press. Something that has not only helped people gain easy access to literature and other works of science besides; it has also helped in the production of books. As move into an era of technological advancement, the invention and elements of the Renaissance continue to play a significant role in today’s society. Just as Gutenberg sought out to make printing and distribution of literature accessible to much of Europe, so do, the inventions today seek to bring forth a rebirth in science, arts, and technology.
The Great Gatsby has been known to be one of the great American literature works written by F. Scott Fitzgerald. However, some discussion has been raised regarding its title and the debate on whether the Great Gatsby is in fact great. At times, the novel even seems to be quite vacant, shallow and morally complacent. Research shows that most people like the novel based on the notion created over time that it often appeals to a younger audience and their idea of the American dream. However, despite having a strong attachment to the book, readers’ opinions often change by the time they come to the end of it.
The main character states that her dad said she should cut her hair because she looks like “one of them anti-establishment folks”. 1960’s counterculture trends included having long hair had this been a different time period having long hair would not have seemed so taboo. In addition to that the main character is an anti-establishmentarian her views in the story often reflect that thinking. These views were extremely common in the 1960’s, these views set up the story and impact the characters motivation showing 1960’s countercultures impact on Go Ask Alice. To finalize, 1960’s counterculture impacted Go Ask Alice in many ways; it impacted the drugs she used, the places she lived, the people she met, and her appearance and thoughts.
The viewer can find many messages, direct and indirect. There is the idea of many Americans disapproving of war, and at the same time the contradiction in being against war and still boasting about American glories. It also triggers the thought of how popular the movie trilogy Star Wars is and the way many Americans are fond of it. There is a straightforward invitation encouraging library search and reading books to collect and learn facts. In addition, of course, "Peace" as the perfect end of the