Tragic hero- pride or irony 1.King lear How convention is presented-  Through his fatal flaw pride, The way he reacts when everything falls apart, his blindness to the truth and reality and how his fate becomes much more than he deserves. the irony of his blindness. How we can all see but no one else […]

Have you ever watched those movies or read those books where theirs a picturesque place that the main character discovers for the first time, however the farther entrenched the main character becomes the further it is revealed that the place is not so picturesque and theres in fact something terribly wrong with it. A classic […]

Ideas – over the last five years events that have shaped me as a person. -Hostel- adapting to a new and unique situation hostel- more specifically living with people having house mates- Seeing people my age all the time so seeing sides to them i wouldn’t normally see, getting over a disagreement.  Working at makana […]

  The Gladiator is a Film set in 180 AD about a man called Maximus, It depicts Maximus’s fall from the protector of Rome to what can only be described as when your rock bottom has a trap door, as his family is brutally slaughtered, he himself is almost murdered. He somehow moves from this […]

A clockwork orange and Brave New World similarities= 1.Confusion= As a reader I can kind of tell whats going on but not quite which makes me confused. For example Brave new world I’m aware that whatever that is happening is taking place in a high story building and that its in a laboratory, and that […]

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Commonalities The Hand maidens tale, nineteen eighty four, A clock world orange -All start in common day in their lives -normal day for them, although for reader not normal -Something confusing, kind of uncomfortable strange. That doesn’t make sense. Clock work orange-drugs and rape, Nineteen eighty four- being watched. Hand maidens tale-   being taken, […]

Throughout history tragedy has been a big part of theatre. It has been popular even in ancient greek times, where it has said to have originated from. To this day it still has a great effect on us, we naturally want their to be happy endings, For the storyline to be wrapped up neatly like […]

The tragic here-origins, examples, evolution, role in literature? origins- it first appeared in greak literature, the most popular being Sophocles and Euripides. example- it is the protagonist of a tragedy and based on the outline that aristotle defined. The outline is that the hero of a tragedy must evoke a sense of pity or fear within […]

Ideas Three times characters made choices that went against the natural order of things. quotes of them doing it whether or not they deserved the punishment for doing that, General and Regan not looking after their father after he gave them his kingdom in all but title.                 […]