Orwell’s Shooting an elephant: Summary, Analysis & Essay Questions

‘Shooting an Elephant by George Orwell : Summary & Analysis’ Shooting an Elephant presents an account of George Orwell’s, originally Eric Blair, life in Burma where he was posted as a subdivisional police officer of the British. Burma was a major inspiration for Orwell and his works and remained an important influence throughout his literary … Read moreOrwell’s Shooting an elephant: Summary, Analysis & Essay Questions

Summary and Analysis of George Orwell’s A Hanging

A Hanging by George Orwell Summary and Analysis Burma or Myanmar as it is called now, was an important influence on George Orwell’s works and life. The small Asian country has featured over and again in Orwell’s works and particularly in his three novels, Burmese Days, Animal Farm and 1984. Orwell was born in India … Read moreSummary and Analysis of George Orwell’s A Hanging

Summary and analysis of Orwell’s You and the atomic bomb

George Orwell’s You and The Atomic Bomb: Summary & Analysis While many people have written about the Atom Bomb and its effects on world peace and unity, Orwell’s piece tackles the subject from an altogether different angle. The essay is sarcastic as well as analytical and highlights some very serious issues related with the possession … Read moreSummary and analysis of Orwell’s You and the atomic bomb

Acquainted With the Night – Summary and Analysis

Summary and  Analysis of Acquainted with the Night by Robert Frost Robert Frost was an imminent American poet known best for his depictions of rural life. Honored with four Pulitzer prizes, he was conferred several other honors too during his life time. While nature frequently finds mention in his poem, he uses it quite often … Read moreAcquainted With the Night – Summary and Analysis

 Still I Rise by Maya Angelou: Summary and Analysis Maya Angelou’s ‘Still I Rise’ is quite a lot like a bird’s liberty song. Its flight makes you jealous but does not stop it from rising. While the poem is emotional in tone and evokes defiant or rather rebellious feelings, it has a larger appeal that … Read more

George Orwell’s Reflections on Gandhi : Summary and Analysis   Orwell’s Reflections on Gandhi is one of his most important essays evaluating and judging the popular saint’s personality, perspective and works from several angles. The author has tried his best to remain impartial because when it comes to Gandhi, it is generally difficult to remain … Read more