The six essays in this collection were written over the years 2010-2012. Most of the essays are literary in nature. These touch on the works of Ernest Hemingway his tragic conservatism of Lionel Trilling, mentor to a generation of teachers of literature, and of Henry Miller. In the case of Miller, the essay is as much a critique of his social and spiritual values as literary. The essay on The Age of the Grand Hotel is a historical and social analysis of the part such hotels have played in the growth and decline of upper class society.... in the English curriculum of Oak Park High School, (Available on an on-line PDFaAdobe Reader: http://www.jfklibrary.org/ ... Words and Their Ways in English Speech;Matthews, Words:Their Use and Abuse; H. Sweet, New English Grammar; Skeat, ... Oxford Dictionary ENGLISH III-(five recitations per week for a half year) This course places special emphasis on the technique of English composition;, a thorough review of the principles of narration and description and of exposition isanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Tragic Conservatism of Ernest Hemingway|
|Publisher||:||Xlibris Corporation - 2012-11-30|