Sunday, February 26, 2017

Tag: Literature

Epic Poems: The Earliest Written Works In Western Literature

Many scholars argue that the earliest written works in Western Literature were fundamentally written to be spoken orally. From the Homeric Epics to the...

America of William Bradford or Thomas Morton?

I do not usually do opinion pieces, however, the following was a question asked that I thought worth answering. Does American culture exhibit more of...

The Eyewitness Report by Clark Foreman

Clark Foreman, born in 1902, was a privileged, southerner from Atlanta, Georgia. Clark Foreman worked under President Franklin Roosevelt's administration and with several civil rights...

Ignoring Historical Inaccuracies

I have a problem with prominent works of art that are incorrect, especially when these works of art are significant--pieces of literature or artwork...

Fighting for the Press–Book Review

When one comes across a headline in the news about the violation of a First Amendment right, the right in question is usually one...

What Historical Literature Must I Read?

As you can see from the attached flyer, Uncle Tom's Cabin is referred to as "the greatest book of the age." If this is...