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ENGL 227 Lecture Notes - Lecture 10: Ralph Ellison, Emmanuel Levinas, Dialectic
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ENGL 227 American Literature 3 Lecture 10 Invisible Man Prologue by Ralph Ellison Develops an individualistic approach that manifests itself through his literature Took him about 5 years to finish itSymbolic reference but ...

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ENGL 227 Lecture Notes - Lecture 1: Romanticism, Life Studies, Psychological Trauma
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ENGL 227 American Literature 3 Lecture 1 ConfessionalismConfessionalism 1950 1970s Confess This type of poetry is autobiographical and is seen as grotesque and vulgar Matters of sex masturbation suicide depression alcohol ...

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ENGL 227 Lecture Notes - Lecture 3: Suicide Attempt, Sylvia Plath, Oedipus Complex
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ENGL 227 American Literature 3 Lecture 3 Daddy by Sylvia Plath1Black Shoe poor and white Contrast in colour 2Marble heavy a bag full of God comparing her father to a God Ghastly statue with one grey toe Then putting him do...

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ENGL 227 Lecture Notes - Lecture 2: Red Fox, Professional Wrestling Aerial Techniques
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ENGL 227 American Literature 3 Lecture 2 Skunk Hour by Robert Lowell1An aristocratic figure is introduced a woman She is living in a bare cottage with minimal furniture Her son is a bishop meaning that her husbands name wi...

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ENGL 227 Lecture Notes - Lecture 6: Finnegans Wake, Anti-Communism, Pink Paper
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ENGL 227 American Literature 3 Lecture 6 The Bell Jar by Sylvia PlathWhat is the female counterpart to this female persona Organization Man Figure located particularly in the suburbs and someone who has a knack for multi t...

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ENGL 227 Lecture Notes - Lecture 4: Store Detective, Geoffrey Chaucer
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ENGL 227 American Literature 3 Lecture 4 A Supermarket in California by Allen Ginsberg Ginsbergs subversive side begins with identification with Marxism and Communism Most negative thing you can say about any individual is...

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ENGL 227 Lecture Notes - Lecture 7: Sylvia Plath, Angling
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ENGL 227 American Literature 3 Lecture 7 A Song in the Front Yard by Gwendolyn Brooks Writes a lot of poetry in dialect and a minimalistic style that often involves creating meanings through simplicity Childish speaker you...

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ENGL 227 Lecture Notes - Lecture 5: Anne Sexton, Enjambment
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ENGL 227 American Literature 3 Lecture 5 Starry Night by Anne SextonEkphrasis Poem that is about a painting Starry Night by Van Gogh capture the visual work in writing Could be a difficult task especially if the visual wor...

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ENGL 227 Lecture Notes - Lecture 8: Gospel Music, African Art, Desegregation
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ENGL 227 American Literature 3 Lecture 8 Civil rights movementSouth Where the civil Rights Movement was born Jem Crow Laws segregation laws all facilities service industries educational institutions and work were segregate...

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ENGL 227 Lecture Notes - Lecture 9: Symbolic Power, Castration
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ENGL 227 American Literature 3 Lecture 9 Going to the Meet the Man by James Baldwin Representations of racial violence in James Baldwins Going to Meet the Man1Biographical information on James BaldwinJames Baldwin African ...

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ENGL 227- American Literature 3- LECTURE 11: The Civil Rights Movement.docx
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ENGL 227­ American Literature 3­ Lecture 11: The Civil Rights Movement Malcolm X (1925­ 1965) ­ His works can be read a lot and performed  ­ Feminism ­ Enormous influence on social practice  ­ Had...

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ENGL 227 Lecture Notes - Lecture 12: Alice Walker, Public History, Gwendolyn Brooks
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ENGL 227 American Literature 3 Lecture 12 Everyday Use by Alice Walker Famous for writing the novel The Colour Purple Growing up in the rural south and then going into the city environment and she writes about her movement...

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ENGL 227 Lecture Notes - Lecture 17: Slave Narrative, Neologism, Mantra
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ENGL 227 American Literature 3 Lecture 16 Beloved a novel by Toni Morrison 1987Slavery in the USAThe definitive lit in the post WWII world Received many Scholarly attention A novel that has come to stand alone in the post ...

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ENGL 227 Lecture Notes - Lecture 13: Watergate Scandal, Post-Structuralism, Silent Majority
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ENGL 227 American Literature 3 Lecture 13 PostmodernismPosted some overheads on my courses remind yourself of specific passages taken up in class Go over readings and start Beloved Today and tomorrow class on exam as wellL...

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ENGL 227 Lecture Notes - Lecture 16: John Updike, International Tropical Timber Organization, Eugenius Warming
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ENGL 227 American Literature 3 Lecture 16 Separating by John Updike The 1970s post modernism fiction topical speaks of the idealism in the wake of counter cultural movement Nixon ministration and swirl around that the resu...

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Othello - Reference Guides

TM permacharts Othello Just The FactsCharacters ILLIAM SHAKESPEAREHARACTER SKETCHES WC Born 1564; died 1616 ameDescription N OthelloProtagonist Professional soldier; servant to Venice Moor; Moslem Negro from North Africa M...

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Death of a Salesman - Reference Guides

TM permacharts Death Of A Salesman Just the FactsSymbols ARTHUR MILLERMUSICTAPE RECORDER Born 1915 in Harlem, New York Epitomizes the mechanization of American society Music has major significance in the play Wrote many pl...

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English Composition - Reference Guides

TM permacharts English Composition English Composition 2nd EDITION THE SENTENCE Sentencesform the basis for written language and composition A sentence is a group of words that forms a complete thought It is easier to expr...

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English Grammar - Reference Guides

TM permacharts English Grammar English Grammar 2nd EDITION PARTS OF SPEECHSENTENCE TYPES A sentenceis a group of words that can stand DJECTIVESONJUNCTIONS AC on its own as a completed thought; it begins Describe nouns and ...

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English Verbs - Reference Guides

TM permacharts English Verbs English Verbs 2nd EDITION PRESENT TENSEPHRASAL VERBS A phrasal verbis a two part verb IMPLE PRESENT S consisting of a verb and a particle Expresses daily habits or usual Expresses general factu...

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Hamlet - Reference Guides

TM permacharts Hamlet StructureCharacters AIN PLOTHARACTER SKETCHES MC Act IIntroduction Presentation of setting, main characters, and central ameDescriptionameDescription NN themes HamletPrince of Denmark, son of Queen Ge...

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Julius Caesar - Reference Guides

TM permacharts Julius Caesar StructureThemes AIN PLOTONOR LOYALTYRUTH JUSTICE MHT Act IIntroduction Presentation of setting, main characters, and central Brutus believes it is honorable to kill Caesar for loyalty to the ...

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King Lear - Reference Guides

TM permacharts King Lear StructureThemes AIN PLOTEMOLITION OF ORDERED SYSTEMSPPEARANCE VS. REALITY MDA Act IIntroduction Presentation of the setting, main characters, and Without divine, human, and natural laws, nature is ...

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Macbeth - Reference Guides

TM permacharts Macbeth Just the FactsCharacters ILLIAM SHAKESPEAREHARACTER SKETCHES WC Born 1564; died 1616 ameDescriptionameDescription NN Playwright, actor, and poetMacbethThane of Glamis, later Thane of Cawdor, and even...

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English as a Second Language - Reference Guides

TM permacharts English as a Second Language English as a Second Language 2nd EDITION BASIC SENTENCE REQUIREMENTSSUBJECTVERB AGREEMENT All sentences must begin with a capital letter A verb must agree with its subject in per...

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