Zora Neale Hurston’s ‘Their Eyes were watching God’: Analysis

Zora Neale Hurston’s ‘Their Eyes were watching God’ Zora Neale Hurston’s ‘Their Eyes were watching God’ came out to be a shocking and controversial novel at the time of its publication. Its unique sense of freedom and the way it struck at the established gender conventions were the reasons the novel proved to be outrageous. … Read moreZora Neale Hurston’s ‘Their Eyes were watching God’: Analysis

Did Desdemona meet a fate undeserved?

A CHARACTER ANALYSIS OF DESDEMONA Othello is among the most tragic of Shakespeare’s dramas and so are its characters including the heroine Desdemona and her lover Othello, ‘The Moor’. Most characters in the novel meet an undeserved fate. Of all the deaths that happen in Othello, Desdemona’s is the most tragic and undeserved. She is a graceful beauty and loyal to her … Read moreDid Desdemona meet a fate undeserved?

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer: A Summary

A summary of Mark Twain’s ‘Adventures of Tom Sawyer’ The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, by Mark Twain is the story of a young imaginative and adventurous boy as the name of the novel suggests. Based mainly on the excitements of boyhood, the novel  deals with Tom and his friends’ adventures and misadventures. Tom, the protagonist lives … Read moreThe Adventures of Tom Sawyer: A Summary

The Yellow Wallpaper: Summary and Analysis

The Yellow Wallpaper: Painful Reflections of a Captive, Depressed Woman The Yellow Wallpaper may seem somewhat clumsy at the first reading but hits hard at social conventions. The richness of the narrative lies in the depth at which it touches the issue of oppression of the females. Through the trauma of a woman, who notes it … Read moreThe Yellow Wallpaper: Summary and Analysis

Big Two Hearted River: Nick’s Rejuvenation

Big Two Hearted River by Earnest Hemmingway: Nick’s Rejuvenation War is a terrible thing and leaves behind horrible marks. Nick returns from World War 1 to find Seney, Michigan ravaged by it. Without clearly referring to his ordeals in the war, Hemmingway presents a scene which indicates that the war has just been over. Nick seems … Read moreBig Two Hearted River: Nick’s Rejuvenation

Heathcliff’s character from Wuthering Heights

The Character of Heathcliff in Wuthering Heights  Wuthering Heights is a notable work by Emily Bronte. Despite being a tragic and dark novel, it is full of engaging characters. The central character in Wuthering Heights is Heathcliff, the orphan whom Catherine’s father brought from Liverpool.   Heathcliff is an innocent kid who has lived a difficult life … Read moreHeathcliff’s character from Wuthering Heights

The Character of Othello in Shakespeare’s drama

A Character Analysis of Othello (Moor of Venice) ‘Othello’, one of the most tragic dramas written by Shakespeare has Othello the Moore as its protagonist. He is a courageous  general with several wins on the battlefield to his credit. He loves Desdemona deeply and holds strong influence in the political circles. However, future has some … Read moreThe Character of Othello in Shakespeare’s drama

Is Iago really a demi-devil?

The Character of Iago in Shakespeare’s Othello   The antagonist in Shakespeare’s Othello is a demi-devil; unequalled in malice, proficient at con and dexterous at manipulation. He is a master of deceit and a servant of the devil. As his name suggests, he has a large ego. Throughout the play, he troubles others using his vicious techniques. … Read moreIs Iago really a demi-devil?