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By Sara Constantakis, Carole L. Hamilton
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See me simply as I see you . . .
Colin Hancock is giving his moment likelihood his most sensible shot. With a heritage of violence and undesirable judgements in the back of him and the specter of legal dogging his each step, he's made up our minds to stroll a instantly line. To Colin, that suggests utilizing himself single-mindedly towards his instructing measure and averting every little thing that proved damaging in his previous lifestyles. Reminding himself day-by-day of his well-deserved classes, the very last thing he's trying to find is a major relationship.
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A probability stumble upon on a rain-swept highway will modify the process either Colin and Maria's lives, hard deeply held assumptions approximately one another and eventually, themselves. As love without notice takes carry among them, they dare to ascertain what a destiny jointly may be able to seem like . . . until eventually menacing reminders of occasions in Maria's earlier start to surface.
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The] woman-poets seem to have written almost exclusively in the English language. Emily Bronte, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Christina Rossetti, Emily Dickinson—these four names bring us to 1900. . D r a m a f o r S t u d e n t s , V o l u m e 2 7 A r i a Emily Bronte—austere, heroic, solitary—is of course the greatest woman in literature. Not even Sappho’s Hymn to Aphrodite . . can surpass Wuthering Heights for sheer depth and power of beauty, or match it for the compassing of human experience in a single masterpiece.
How Conservatives Won the Heart of America (2004), in which he asks why low-income Kansans—and people throughout the United States—consistently vote for Republican candidates, even though, he says, the Republican agenda tends to help wealthy people at the expense of the working class. Working-class voters, he argues, have accepted an ideology of cultural solidarity that blinds them to their own interests. In all of these instances, people are not seen as naturally violent or greedy; rather, they behave the way they do because they have absorbed false values from those who have greater wealth and power.
I mean, of course, comparatively indifferent; more so than a man. Miss Millay is rarely and barely very intellectual, and I think everybody knows it. ’’ The woman, precisely, is in-different, incapable of entering into the play of differences. Ransom’s interests in the feminine seem the reverse of the post-modernist view. In fact, however, they have disturbing resemblances to the interests of Derrida, for example, or Lyotard. To the extent that Postmodernism takes up the modernist move, it defines ‘‘difference’’ as what is interesting.
Drama for Students, Volume 27 by Sara Constantakis, Carole L. Hamilton