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Harry potter and censorship
Harry potter and censorship
Harry potter and censorship Harry Potter Literature that children are exposed to often gives them ideas and provokes them to think and draw their own conclusions about things, it also provides a necessary escape from reality for them. This is why censoring children\'s books can be rather destructive to their developing minds. If the tools with which kids are given to sharpen their minds are banned, then a little part of their education is stolen from them. With every theft of knowledge the futur
Lil Red Riding Hoodlum:twisted Fairy Tale
Lil Red Riding Hoodlum:twisted Fairy Tale
Lil Red Riding Hoodlum:twisted Fairy Tale Little Red Riding Hoodlum There is a teenager named little red riding hoodlum. If this girl sounds familiar, you guessed it right. She was formerly known as Little Red Riding Hood, until she turned to the life of crime. Right now she is paying for the trauma the wolf caused her. She is now in Utah State Youth Rehabilitation Center. I\'ll tell you the part of the story they left out at the end that made it a fairy tale. After the woodcutter killed the wol
The Controversy Around Banning Books
The Controversy Around Banning Books
The Controversy Around Banning Books The subject of censorship is a very controversial one, especially the banning of books. Many people believe they must protect themselves and others from the "evils" of many classic books and works of art because they can be deemed "indecent" in one way or another. Many believe that this is absurd and censorship in its current form is a violation of our First Amendment right to free speech. Personally, I align myself with the latter, however I do feel there ar
Political Correctness In The Classroom
Political Correctness In The Classroom
Political Correctness In The Classroom Political Correctness In The Classroom Schools in Canada have recently become the battleground for the fight over how much political correctness should be allowed to infiltrate grade school classrooms. One can take two sides when dealing with such issues as violent toys, “good clean fun”, the benefits and disadvantages of political correctness. There is much controversy about violent toys which are far from being considered politically correct. The toys tha
The Road I Should Have Taken
The Road I Should Have Taken
The Road I Should Have Taken THE ROAD NOT TAKEN Two roads diverged in a yellow wood, And sorry I could not travel both And be one traveler, long I stood And looked down one as far as I could To where it bent in the undergrowth. Then took the other, as just as fair, And having perhaps the better claim, Because it was grassy and wanted wear; Though as for that the passing there Had worn them really about the same. And both that morning equally lay In leaves no step had trodden black. Oh, I kept th
Schindlers lost
Schindlers lost
Schindlers lost Shindler\'s List Schindlers List Memory is all we have, and when the memories are dreadful- when they hold images of the pain we have suffered or, perhaps inflicted- they are what we are try to escape (Corliss 110). Steven Spielberg captures the audience in this critically acclaimed movie about the Holocaust. Schindlers List is a movie made to induce the mind into the unknown, the horrors of World War II. David Ansen states Schindlers List plunges us into the nightmare of the Hol
Comparison And Contrast Of Lit
Comparison And Contrast Of Lit
Comparison And Contrast Of Lit The view point of an author can be determined easily by comparing works of the same basic plots and characters. Also by contrasting the same two works is equally as important. \'Little Red Riding Hood\'; by Charles Perrault and Angela Carter\'s \'The Company of Wolves\'; are perfect examples. The writer\'s purpose, characterization, and readability shows one of many ways of pinpointing the author\'s bias. Clearly Carter and Perrault show a bias with the characters
Cry Wolf
Cry Wolf
Cry Wolf Cry Wolf Three little pigs dance in a circle singing Who\'s afraid of the big, bad wolf? Little Red Riding Hood barely escapes the cunning advances of the ravenous wolf disguised as her grandmother. Movie audiences shriek as a gentle young man is transformed before their eyes into a blood-thirsty werewolf, a symbol for centuries of the essence of evil. Such myths and legends have portrayed the wolf as a threat to human existence. Feared as cold-blooded killers, they were hated and perse
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Stephen Sondheim
Stephen Sondheim
Stephen Sondheim Stephen Sondheim Stephen Sondheim - Biography Stephen Sondheim was born on 22 March 1930, the son of a wealthy New York dress manufacturer. But, when his parents divorced, his mother moved to Bucks County, Pennsylvania and young Stephen found himself in the right place at the right time. A neighbour of his mother's, Oscar Hammerstein II, was working on a new musical called Oklahoma! and it didn't take long for the adolescent boy to realise that he, too, was intrigued by musical
Censorship In School Libraries
Censorship In School Libraries
Censorship In School Libraries Censorship in School Libraries The most debatable and controversial form of censorship today is the banning of books in school libraries. Banning books that educate students is wrong and selfish. Censorship of books in school libraries is neither uncommon nor an issue of the past. Books with artistic and cultural worth are still challenged constantly by those who want to control what others read. The roots of bigotry and illiteracy that fuel efforts to censor books
trees
trees
trees chapter one trees ”Don Able sat with his feet on his neat, black, canvas desk and leaned back. It had been a long day at work and he was not at all opposed to going home to his loving family in their housing room. He looked around the room. It was one of the larger ones in the Work Tree. Sometimes, walking into his room, he remembered when he was in one of the bottom rooms where you could hear people stamping around above you all day. Don smiled. In those days, he had only been manager of
LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD
LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD
LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD DRAMA 3020/CHILDERN’S THEATER SCRIPT # 4 - 5 ? NONETRADITIONAL THEATER SCRIPT LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD; ADAPTED FROM A TREASURY OF CHILDREN’S LITERATURE AGE GROUP 9 -12 year old adopted by zohra alex nevin Cast of Characters: Mother Wolf Little Red Riding Hood Grandmother Wood cutter (EARLY ONE MORNING, LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD’S MOTHER BAKED SOME CAKES AND OTHER SWEETS IN HER KITCHEN AS LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD WATCHED. SHE BACKED SOME CAKES AND BUTTER IN A SMALL BASKET AND ASK
banned books
banned books
banned books Banned Books Throughout the century there has existed books have books which have been the objects of censorship or censorship attempts. Every year, books in the U.S. and around the world are challenged. Some of the challenged books are banned, some aren't. Many were banned for decades from the U.S. mails under the Comstock Law of 1873. Some books have been banned for their frank sexual descriptions and their parodies of contemporary literature. Several of these books are banned due
Psychoanalytic Approach to Little Red Riding Hood
Psychoanalytic Approach to Little Red Riding Hood
Psychoanalytic Approach to Little Red Riding Hood Little Red Riding Hood Psychoanalytic Approach to Little Red Riding Hood Although there are numerous approaches employed in understanding literature, the psychoanalytic interpretation most significantly attempts to utilize the symbolic mysteries of a work. In exclusive contrast to the formal approach, which focuses entirely on the wording, the fascinating aspect of the psychoanalytic investigation is that it searches for a purpose beyond that whi
Cry Wolf
Cry Wolf
Cry Wolf Three little pigs dance in a circle singing "Who\'s afraid of the big, bad wolf?" Little Red Riding Hood barely escapes the cunning advances of the ravenous wolf disguised as her grandmother. Movie audiences shriek as a gentle young man is transformed before their eyes into a blood-thirsty werewolf, a symbol for centuries of the essence of evil. Such myths and legends have portrayed the wolf as a threat to human existence. Feared as cold-blooded killers, they were hated and persecuted.
trees
trees
trees [pic] chapter one trees "Don Able sat with his feet on his neat, black, canvas desk and leaned back. It had been a long day at work and he was not at all opposed to going home to his loving family in their housing room. He looked around the room. It was one of the larger ones in the Work Tree. Sometimes, walking into his room, he remembered when he was in one of the bottom rooms where you could hear people stamping around above you all day. Don smiled. In those days, he had only been manag
Biography of Stephen Sondheim
Biography of Stephen Sondheim
Biography of Stephen Sondheim Stephen Sondheim was born on 22 March 1930, the son of a wealthy New York dress manufacturer. But, when his parents divorced, his mother moved to Bucks County, Pennsylvania and young Stephen found himself in the right place at the right time. A neighbour of his mother\'s, Oscar Hammerstein II, was working on a new musical called Oklahoma! and it didn\'t take long for the adolescent boy to realise that he, too, was intrigued by musical theatre. Although he subsequent
Farewell to the One-Reelers
Farewell to the One-Reelers
Farewell to the One-Reelers The plot of Big Red Riding Hood is as thin as you can get, but that is usually the case with most one-reelers. Charley plays Jimmy Jump as in all of his one-reel shorts. A title describes Charley's character, "Jimmy Jump -- An intellectual giant, but a financial dwarf." Charley's task in this film is to translate the story "Little Red Riding Hood" into Swedish. So, in the entire film, Charley tries to finish reading the story. When a man buys the book and puts it in t
Censorship *****'S
Censorship *****'S
Censorship *****'S Censorship *****’s “Censorship, so far as I see it, is like a law which prohibits swimming altogether because such a law will prevent someone from swimming in a sewer” (Brower 1). Here, in the twenty-first century, the banning of thoughts and ideas in humanities and media has become one of the most widely disputed issues facing this country. Though it is highly controversial, hazardous to literature, and unconstitutional, censorship is rampant in America. Censorship is defined
The Values of the Invisible Man
The Values of the Invisible Man
The Values of the Invisible Man I awoke, there was a crash on the upper deck. I heard a thunderous crackling from my head above. I ran up the stairs and what I saw devastated me. The small wooden boat was completely coated in billowy flames. Help, help, somebody please! I slowly moved towards the sound being careful to dodge flames as much as possible. The smoke was choking me. I could see a faint outline of a face across the deck. It was Tom, my lifelong friend and companion. He was completely
I awoke, there was a crash on the upper deck. I he
I awoke, there was a crash on the upper deck. I he
I awoke, there was a crash on the upper deck. I heard a thunderous crackling from my head above. I ran up the stairs and what I saw devastated me. The small wooden boat was completely coated in billowy flames. "Help, help, somebody please!" I slowly moved towards the sound being careful to dodge flames as much as possible. The smoke was choking me. I could see a faint outline of a face across the deck. It was Tom, my lifelong friend and companion. He was completely surrounded by the bright flame
Li\'l Red Riding Hoodlum:twisted Fairy Tale
Li\'l Red Riding Hoodlum:twisted Fairy Tale
Li\'l Red Riding Hoodlum:twisted Fairy Tale Little Red Riding Hoodlum There is a teenager named little red riding hoodlum. If this girl sounds familiar, you guessed it right. She was formerly known as Little Red Riding Hood, until she turned to the life of crime. Right now she is paying for the trauma the wolf caused her. She is now in Utah State Youth Rehabilitation Center. I�ll tell you the part of the story they left out at the end that made it a fairy tale. After the woodcutter killed the
Why Are We Afraid Of Them?: An Explanation Of Man
Why Are We Afraid Of Them?: An Explanation Of Man
Why Are We Afraid Of Them?: An Explanation Of Man\'s Fear Of Wolves Christian Morgan English 112 Dr. Levinson-Brubaker 11 December 2000 Why Are We Afraid of Them? : An Explanation of Man’s Fear of Wolves Wolf! What is the first thought that enters one’s mind upon the utterance of that word? More than likely it is the image of a hairy, razor-sharp toothed beast awaiting the thrill of its next merciless kill. Unfortunately, this stereotypical image has been embalmed within the human psyche of the
Stephen Sondheim
Stephen Sondheim
Stephen Sondheim Stephen Sondheim - Biography Stephen Sondheim was born on 22 March 1930, the son of a wealthy New York dress manufacturer. But, when his parents divorced, his mother moved to Bucks County, Pennsylvania and young Stephen found himself in the right place at the right time. A neighbour of his mother\'s, Oscar Hammerstein II, was working on a new musical called Oklahoma! and it didn\'t take long for the adolescent boy to realise that he, too, was intrigued by musical theatre. Althou
Cultural Study Theory
Cultural Study Theory
Cultural Study Theory Cultural Studies Theory Cultural criticism is a literary theory, which focuses not only on the historical origin of a piece of literature, but on its obvious social, political, and economic influences as well (Meyer 2034). When the culture or context is studied, the motives or tensions, which drive characters\' behaviors, may be accounted for and studied (Crawford). Cultural critics use strategies such as deconstructionism, gender studies, new historicism, and psychology to
History Of Nursery Ryhmes
History Of Nursery Ryhmes
History Of Nursery Ryhmes When you think of nursery rhymes, do you think of innocent, silly games you played as a child? Think again. Most of the nursery rhymes that have become so popular with the children were never intended for them. Most began as folk songs or ballads sung in taverns. These songs (rhymes) all most always were written to make fun of religious leaders or to gossip about kings and queens (Brittanica pars. 1-5). Nursery rhymes are being studied the past few decades as a way to h
Day Of The Locust Vs. Day Of The Locust
Day Of The Locust Vs. Day Of The Locust
Day Of The Locust Vs. Day Of The Locust Christian Morgan English 112 Dr. Levinson-Brubaker 11 December 2000 Why Are We Afraid of Them? : An Explanation of Man’s Fear of Wolves Wolf! What is the first thought that enters one’s mind upon the utterance of that word? More than likely it is the image of a hairy, razor-sharp toothed beast awaiting the thrill of its next merciless kill. Unfortunately, this stereotypical image has been embalmed within the human psyche of the Western civilization for hun
The Controversy Around Banning Books
The Controversy Around Banning Books
The Controversy Around Banning Books The subject of censorship is a very controversial one, especially the banning of books. Many people believe they must protect themselves and others from the evils of many classic books and works of art because they can be deemed indecent in one way or another. Many believe that this is absurd and censorship in its current form is a violation of our First Amendment right to free speech. Personally, I align myself with the latter, however I do feel there are oc
History of Nursery Ryhmes
History of Nursery Ryhmes
History of Nursery Ryhmes When you think of nursery rhymes, do you think of innocent, silly games you played as a child? Think again. Most of the nursery rhymes that have become so popular with the children were never intended for them. Most began as folk songs or ballads sung in taverns. These songs (rhymes) all most always were written to make fun of religious leaders or to gossip about kings and queens (Brittanica pars. 1-5). Nursery rhymes are being studied the past few decades as a way to h
Stephen Sondheim
Stephen Sondheim
Stephen Sondheim Stephen Sondheim - Biography Stephen Sondheim was born on 22 March 1930, the son of a wealthy New York dress manufacturer. But, when his parents divorced, his mother moved to Bucks County, Pennsylvania and young Stephen found himself in the right place at the right time. A neighbour of his mother\'s, Oscar Hammerstein II, was working on a new musical called Oklahoma! and it didn\'t take long for the adolescent boy to realise that he, too, was intrigued by musical theatre. Althou
Psychoanalysis of Fairytales
Psychoanalysis of Fairytales
Psychoanalysis of Fairytales Examine one or more fairytales from a psychoanalytic perspective. How valid, in your view, is such an approach when applied to fairytales in general? The psychoanalysts' view of the fairy tale varies greatly between individuals. Tales are, to the general public audience, a mode of entertainment. To the person interested in the hidden meanings and interpretation of the human condition, they are vehicles for the distribution of latent content. This content can generall
Smoke a lot. Drink more of what you have been drin
Smoke a lot. Drink more of what you have been drin
Ads Smoke a lot. Drink more of what you have been drinking and try some new stuff. Eat real crappy food. Now go and exercise for ten minutes and soon you will be giving Arnold Swartzenegger a run for his money. Life is good when you are a guy in this day and age, especially when it comes to advertising. Recently I picked up an edition of the latest magazine, Maxim and after reading, starring, and goggling I feel like I have just left a bachelor party. Ad campaigns that are directed toward the ma
Analysis Comparing 3 Versions of Little Red Riding
Analysis Comparing 3 Versions of Little Red Riding
Analysis Comparing 3 Versions of Little Red Riding Hood The tale of Little Red Riding Hood has transformed a great deal through the course of time. Numerous reasons can be attributed for this change. These include, but are not limited to, the opinion of the author, expectations of the audience or readers, and what was socially acceptable during the time period. One small element that stuck out was the differences in the underlying moral at the endings of the three tales. A large difference is se
Schools in Canada have recently become the battleg
Schools in Canada have recently become the battleg
Schools in Canada have recently become the battleground for the fight over how much political correctness should be allowed to infiltrate grade school classrooms. One can take two sides when dealing with such issues as violent toys, “good clean fun”, the benefits and disadvantages of political correctness. There is much controversy about violent toys which are far from being considered politically correct. The toys that enter many grade school classrooms throughout the country may also seem offe
Grimm Brothers
Grimm Brothers
Grimm Brothers All over, the world children have grown up with the Grimm brothers\' \'Nursery and Household Tales\'. The 200 stories usually called \'Grimm\'s Fairy Tales\', that have stories in them like Hansel and Gretel, Rapunzel, and Rumpelstiltskin, have been translated into 70 languages. The Grimm brothers first collected these stories, though scholars have found that the brothers often made the tales as they thought were good before they published them. To the scholars of their time
Censorship
Censorship
Censorship The subject of censorship is a very controversial one, especially the banning of books. Many people believe they must protect themselves and others from the "evils" of many classic books and works of art because they can be deemed "indecent" in one way or another. Many believe that this is absurd and censorship in its current form is a violation of our First Amendment right to free speech. Personally, I align myself with the latter, however I do feel there are occasions where censorsh
The Great Cat Massacre
The Great Cat Massacre
The Great Cat Massacre The Great Cat Massacre: And Other Episodes in French Cultural History. First Edition. Robert Darnton. New York: Basic Books, 1999 XIII + 298. The Great Cat Massacre with out a doubt has one of the most unusual titles ever created especially for a book about history. Now this unusual title perhaps fits this book better than any other straight - forward title Mr. Darnton could have conjured. You see the text contained in the book isn�t just your standardized, boring, and r
Analysis Comparing Three Versions of Little Red Ri
Analysis Comparing Three Versions of Little Red Ri
Analysis Comparing Three Versions of Little Red Riding Hood The tale of Little Red Riding Hood has transformed a great deal through the course of time. Numerous reasons can be attributed for this change. These include, but are not limited to, the opinion of the author, expectations of the audience or readers, and what was socially acceptable during the time period. One small element that stuck out was the differences in the underlying moral at the endings of the three tales. A large difference i
The Great Cat Massacre
The Great Cat Massacre
The Great Cat Massacre The Great Cat Massacre: And Other Episodes in French Cultural History. First Edition. Robert Darnton. New York: Basic Books, 1999 XIII + 298. The Great Cat Massacre with out a doubt has one of the most unusual titles ever created especially for a book about history. Now this unusual title perhaps fits this book better than any other straight - forward title Mr. Darnton could have conjured. You see the text contained in the book isn\'t just your standardized, boring, and re
Beginning Life of Walt Disney
Beginning Life of Walt Disney
Beginning Life of Walt Disney The Beginning Life of Walt Disney Walt was born in Chicago and with his family moved to Missouri in 1960 on to a farm. He started drawing animals on the farm here. When he was 18 he had his first cartooning job. Walt started cartooning by drawing non-moving cartoons for companies at the Pesman-Rubin Commercial Art Studio. There, Walt met Ubbe(later to be shortened to Ub) Iwerks. Ub taught Walt how to make drawings look more professional. They had only been hired to
Minotities in the '90s
Minotities in the '90s
Minotities in the '90s When I heard the mail drop through the slot in the door, my heart leapt; I practically flew down the stairs. I pounced on the mail that lay scattered on the floor. There, finally, was a letter for me from Iowa State University. "Today's the day," I said to myself, "the day that will seal my fate." At last I would have the answer to the all-important question of whether I had been accepted at the school of my choice. I wondered where I would spend the next four years: Ames,
Charles Perrault's Little Red Riding Hood Essays L
Charles Perrault's Little Red Riding Hood Essays L
Charles Perrault's Little Red Riding Hood Essays Little Red Riding Hood Essays
Lord of the Rings Journal
Lord of the Rings Journal
Lord of the Rings Journal Year 9 Journal – Lord of the Rings - JRR Tolkien. Lord of the rings is a wonderful book about a magical land called Middle-Earth. The actual lord of the rings in an evil sorcerer named Sauron. In the fires of Mt Doom, Sauron forged a ring; in it he poured all his evil and dark spirit, this ring made him immortal and an undefeatable foe to the peaceful people of Middle earth. The ring then fell out of known existence after an epic battle during which the ring is cut from
A Psychoanalytical Look at Broumas' Little Red Rid
A Psychoanalytical Look at Broumas' Little Red Rid
A Psychoanalytical Look at Broumas' Little Red Riding Hood Little Red Riding Hood A Psychoanalytical Look at Broumas' Little Red Riding Hood Sigmund Freud, the key developer of the psychoanalytical approach to the human mind, created a theory that can explain the driving force behind all forms of human life. In his theories he uses the desire for sexual pleasure as one of those driving forces, but very often, according to Freud, those desires are not met, weather they are through the actual even
Cry Wolf
Cry Wolf
Cry Wolf Cry Wolf Three little pigs dance in a circle singing "Who's afraid of the big, bad wolf?" Little Red Riding Hood barely escapes the cunning advances of the ravenous wolf disguised as her grandmother. Movie audiences shriek as a gentle young man is transformed before their eyes into a blood-thirsty werewolf, a symbol for centuries of the essence of evil. Such myths and legends have portrayed the wolf as a threat to human existence. Feared as cold-blooded killers, they were hated and pers
Symbolism In Young Goodman Brown
Symbolism In Young Goodman Brown
Symbolism In Young Goodman Brown Nathaniel Hawthorne's work is typically fraught with symbolism, much of it deriving from his Puritan ancestry; a great-great uncle was actually a judge in the Salem witchcraft trials (Roth 76). Not surprisingly, Hawthorne was obsessed with the twin themes of sin and guilt. Author John Roth notes that A number of recurring thematic patterns and character types appear in Hawthorne's novels and tales. These repetitions show Hawthorne's emphasis on the effects of eve
Haiti
Haiti
Haiti There are many ways to tell a story. Some cultures start telling their story by saying, � let me tell you a story.� In my cultures before the storyteller begin telling her story she would say Krik? The audience would then say Krak! Since I am both American and Haitian I must use both saying. Krik? Krak! Let me tell you a story, a story about my family tree. Sajess Joseph was my father�s name. He was born in Gonaive Haiti right outside Port-au Prince the capital of Haiti. Back in thos
Beginning Life of Walt Disney
Beginning Life of Walt Disney
Beginning Life of Walt Disney The Beginning Life of Walt Disney Walt was born in Chicago and with his family moved to Missouri in 1960 on to a farm. He started drawing animals on the farm here. When he was 18 he had his first cartooning job. Walt started cartooning by drawing non-moving cartoons for companies at the Pesman-Rubin Commercial Art Studio. There, Walt met Ubbe(later to be shortened to Ub) Iwerks. Ub taught Walt how to make drawings look more professional. They had only been hired to
RED RIDING HOOD RETOLD
RED RIDING HOOD RETOLD
RED RIDING HOOD RETOLD Story from wolfs point of view. Here I am, lying on my deathbed. I cant believe i got myself into this mess. It really wasnt my fault. It was the Red Riding Hood brat who got me all these problems. If it wasnt for her, I would have still been running around free. Because of her, I am dying and the worst part is that they wont give me a burial in a jail. After I got sent here 50 years ago, I experienced every kind of diseace known to mankind. It all started one sunny aftern