Literature essays

Christianity in Harry Potter and The Lord of the Rings

It is generally believed that literature about magic has nothing to do with Christianity. Moreover, it is regarded as satanic work, because the Bible completely prohibits all manifestations of witchcraft. Nevertheless, if to read these books between the lines, it becomes clear that, in fact, their mysterious plot is based on the religious background. The […]

Compare and Contrast Essay on Martin Luther Kings

“Letter from Birmingham Jail” and “I Have a Dream” Martin Luther King was the most inspirational leader in American history, and his writings have been studied and analyzed to learn the power of rhetoric. The rhetoric produced by King in both pieces of literature appeals to the common audience in many ways. His writings are […]

Ernest by Oscar Wilde and Marriage is a Private Affair by Chinua Achebe

Marriage traditions are very different throughout the world. In some cultures, parents traditionally choose mates and arrange marriages of their children. In others cultures, children are allowed to choose for themselves and follow their hearts rather than obey to the duties of the community they grew in. In his short story Marriage is a Private […]

Kung Shang-jen are Significant Literature Artworks

The poem “The Second Coming” by Yeats and the play “The Peach Blossom Fan” by K’ung Shang-jen are significant and out-standing literature artworks. For this essay, I have chosen the fragment of “The Peach Blossom Fan” dedicated to the marriage of Hou and Fragrant Princess. After a long period of separation, Princess and Hou finally […]