Back to the Past

I think that there are many reasons why the death of African Americans have been swept under the rug as a footnote in our modern America. One of the biggest reasons, I believe is that people find more peace in willful ignorance than actually addressing comfortability. I think people are genuinely stuck in an idea… Read more Back to the Past

Second Major Project: The Literary Analysis Podcast Episode Two: Justice and Danticat

Script: Opening Music Luke: Hello everyone, and welcome back to the Literary Analysis Podcast, I am your host Luke. Today marks the second episode in the podcast and today we will be taking a deep dive into Edwidge Danticat’s 2004 piece entitled The Dew Breaker and how it contributes to an ongoing conversation surrounding justice… Read more Second Major Project: The Literary Analysis Podcast Episode Two: Justice and Danticat

The Recognition of Sakuntala Questions: Nature and Culture

What does the King’s attitude towards Sakuntala reveal reveal about Indian cultural at the time of this writing? Sakuntala and the King’s romance starts as a fairytale-esque ‘love at first sight’ meeting however, it also reveals attitudes towards love and marriage of the people of India during this time period. For instance in the first… Read more The Recognition of Sakuntala Questions: Nature and Culture

Becoming Human

I want to start out my story by saying that I’ve written this so many times in so many different ways but I want this to just be totally honest. As such this is a true story told from my own perspective and it contains some adult themes and language and I’m sorry if that… Read more Becoming Human

Project #2

https://plymouthstate-my.sharepoint.com/personal/mlr1047_plymouth_edu/Documents/Microsoft%20Teams%20Chat%20Files/Shakuntala.html For my second project of the semester, I knew I wanted to do something with the story of Shakuntala. I considered doing something like my last unessay but after meeting with professor helms I decided to take an alternative route. We had talked about me creating a possible text quest following the storyline of… Read more Project #2