Allegories are used for many reasons, such as debating about politics, or create moral meanings, but what intrigues me is that authors are able to express their ideas on controversies that have happened in the past with their own stories, simultaneously giving it a better context to the story, and give a peek of how it would feel if the reader was in the situation, just with an allegory. Kate Chopin, most definitely, was a supporter of the feminist movement, and she showed her support of the women’s movement through her allegories, for example, her short story “The Story of an Hour.” "Story of an Hour” starts out with Richard, Brently Mallard’s friend, came home with terrible news that Louise Mallard’s husband, Brently Mallard died in a train accident. On the first page, 3rd paragraph, Chopin says,”She did not hear the story as many women have heard the same, with a paralyzed inability to accept. She wept at once with sudden, wild abandonment, in her sister’s arms. When the storm of grief had spent itself, she went away to her room alone, no one follows her.”.
Students should learn about the value the novel provides from that time-period in which Mark Twain wrote, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. Twain put the N word in the novel for a reason, to describe the time-period in which these events had occurred. Phillip Rawls writes, “‘It’s such a shame that one word should be a barrier between a marvelous reading experience and a lot of readers,’ Gribben said. Yet Twain was particular about his words.” The use of the N word has brought many situations upon readers when coming across it, Rawls describes the idea that there was reasoning behind Twain’s writing. Peter Salwen says, “The great black novelist Ralph Ellison noted how Twain
CHAPTER TWO Great Expectations as an Autobiographical Novel Auto biographical novel is a significant genre of literature. It is a kind of novel in which the author records his own experiences of life by adding fictional elements. In this novel character, themes and incidents are taken from author’s real life; but they are presented in exaggerated manner. It is not a copy paste of one’s life. Thus presentation of real life experiences in a modified form is called auto biographical novel.
Autobiographical exploration: Why We Have to Take It Seriously The genre of autobiographical exploration has become very popular as of late. It used to be a genre reserved for celebrities and famous business people who use their books to offer guidance on how to become like them. But the rise of autobiographies has created a new type of diversity in the genre. Now, we could be reading about someone who is as ordinary as us, but with something special that makes them stand out, such as a traumatizing event, a characteristic, or just their unique experiences. Through writing, these authors convey their most raw emotions and teaches us life lessons through giving us a real-lived experience, and most of all, the writers are able to find more truth about themselves.
I wrote this magazine article about the topic of money and happiness in the novel Purple Hibiscus for People´s Magazine in the states. It was written with a euphoric tone and hopes to address and adult audience interested in Nigerian literature. In my article I used direct language and formal expressions. I tried as well to use a sophisticated level of vocabulary with word choices like Nigerian words and names. Finally I tried to use complex structures like one might see in as higher level publication such as Jet set with sentences like “money and social position are good opportunities we have for happiness” and “they have to show to the rest of the world their power and perfection” .
The purpose of this study was to explore the after effects caused due to the application of persuasion techniques on audience through an autoethnographic approach. Autoethnography is a qualitative method of research writing where the ethnographer uses self-reflection and writing to document his/her personal experiences to connect the text to wider social meanings and understandings. This research approach treats personal encounters as data and uses a narrative style of storytelling for sharing the data with the reader. The data collected from journals, books, and personal experience reflect the complexity of consumer behavior and how difficult it is to build a healthy rapport with them. Despite knowing the techniques/principles of persuasion
Literature is an art form that allows writers to share their ideas with the readers, describe their life experience, or reflect historical events. When choosing certain literature genre, writers can find the best way to realize their ideas in certain literary work and achieve their writing objectives. It is also necessary to mention that every particular country and culture has its own literature trends and peculiarities. For example, American literature often deals with such concepts as personal freedom, intercultural communication, and the struggle for liberty. Therefore, captivity narratives represent a significant portion of cultural heritage of American population.
Romantic Features in Robinson Crusoe The book of The Life and Strange Surprizing Adventures of Robinson Crusoe (1719) by Daniel Defoe is usually viewed as contained of modern values, compared to the chivalric values in previous age. The change of language, style, characterization, and the essence or idea interests people of the age to this newness. And the book becomes regarded as the 'novel ' because of its innovation. Anyway, the novel is noticeably worth to study not only from the aspect of its newness, maybe it leaves more the word 'novel ' but also the effects on the later age, in Romantic literature. Many Romantic tropes seem to be founded beforehand in The Life and Strange Surprizing Adventures of Robinson Crusoe; Defoe 's characterization of Robinson Crusoe, setting, language,
His columns have been discussed in Parliament and among the top leadership of the country. Chetan Bhagat’s Postmodernism writing offers India a miscellaneous bag of ideas. It embodies reader friendly language with a style so new and fresh. His novels are
According to him, the purpose of literature is to raise a mirror to society. Many writers are successful at expressing what's in their hearts or expressive a particular point of view. Chetan Bhagat's Novels do both and more. Starting with him in the picture, he goes on to describe a real life story combined with real events intermingling with a grave, dark background. He catches the pulse of the nation by using a language that the youngsters swear by.