self-confidence, culture, Zora Neale Hurston, Langston Hughes

Name Instructor Course Date The theme of “self-confidence” in “How It Feels to Be Colored Me" and "I, Too."The articles “How It Feels to be Colored Me” by Zora Neale Hurston and “I, Too” by Langston Hughes have numerous and comparative literature aspects where the authors use literal devices such as figurative language and tone to express their views, opinions and attitude about themselves including how they fit in their societies. The two articles widely explore the theme “The Self” in which both authors examine and portray their attitude and feelings about themselves in the society in which they live in. In the articles, self-esteem including how the authors value...

Gods in the Iliad

The Gods behavior in the Iliad In this essay, we aim to extract some sense to the Greek gods' behavior using the Iliad as our guide. It is important to note that in classic Greek literature, and poetry, the gods frequently intervened in man's affairs. Throughout the poem, Homer shows how the lives of men, are intertwined with the gods will, as they intervene in their affairs whenever they see fit (Ylmaz 2). These interventions, aimed to protect their favored champions, often changed the turns of the battle, and the human destiny. Upon seeing that, we might think that the Greek gods act whimsically, using men as tools to achieve their earthly goals, and that gods as conceived by Greek...

Man Child in the Promise land by claude brown

Name Professor s Name Course Date Man child promise land Introduction The man-child in the Promised Land was written in the year 1965 and details the autobiography of Claude Brown. It details the account of the coming to the age of the author in an environment characterized by violence and poverty. The plot of the book is Harlem and events take place between the year 1940 and 1950 at the time when the civil rights movement had gained momentum in the society. The book achieved much and went beyond the literary environment bringing into consideration the account of the lives of those who lived in the urban settings. Sonny's Realizations Sonny is depicted in the book as possessing new realization in...

Reflection on the Law of Contracts

Reflection on the Law of Contracts We enter into deals and sign contracts day in day out. Sitting in a bus amounts to getting into a contract. Putting a coin in a slot of weighing balance is itself a contract. More often than not, we do not realize when we enter into contracts. People who engage in business, commerce, or industry often carry out businesses through getting into contracts. The law of contracts bears a key disparity from other types of laws in that it doesn’t lay down precise duties and rights which the law protects and enforces, but contains many limiting principles from which parties may come up with rights and duties for themselves. It is held that the law of contracts gives the...

In 1000 words address the question: “Did J.M. Turner’s painting style influence Claude Monet?”

Name Lecturer Course Date Influences of J.M. Turner’s Painting Styles on Claude Monet Painting is an art that has gone a very long history. In the history of humanity, there is a long list of personalities who have played a significant role in the invention, innovation and improvement and development of the art of painting. Whenever a painter comes up with a new idea, it is adopted by subsequent artists who adopt and use it in their artworks. This paper analyzes how Joseph Mallord Turner’s paintings influenced Claude Monet. It does this by focusing on and using examples to illustrate, the painting styles and techniques used by each of these artists. It is true that Turner had a great...

Short story

Student’s Name Tutor’s Name Course Name Date of Submission "Tariff of 1828." Introduction In the history of the United States, 1828 is a year to remember. John Quincy Adams was the president during this era when the famous “Tariff of 1828” was passed by the U.S Congress to act as a “protective tariff”. Its main aim was to protect industries in the northern part of the U.S. The southerners termed it as the “Tariff of Abomination” due to the effects it caused to the southern economy. This essay composes a discussion between three senators representing three regions, discussing the “Tariff of 1828.” From the discussion, the definition of terms such as tariffs, ‘revenue’...

Pres. Franklin Pierce on Slavery and the Kansas-Nebraska Act

Franklin Pierce’s Take on Slavery and the Kansas-Nebraska Act In this essay, we shall provide an editorial response to two important issues during President Franklin Pierce office. Using the sources available, we intend to address the question in the way, the former president would have done it. The Kansas-Nebraska Act Editorial Response As you might know, on May 30, Senator Stephen Douglas, of Illinois introduced the Kansas-Nebraska Act (Malin, 1953). The Act stipulated that the residents of each territory had the right to decide if slavery is permitted, or not. Sadly, the decision have become a difficult subject during my office, and here I deem worthy, addressing the nation during...

World War I Soldier

World War 1 Soldiers Student’s name Institution Introduction The second battle of the Marne was forth between July and August of 1918 during the First World War. The war was between The Germans and the French armies. The French army had been pushed across the Marne River, by the advancement of the German troops. Latter Allied forces that included Britain and Italy joined to help the French troops. The entry of American as one of the Allies marked a turning point for the Battle. The American troops had no experience in the wars. However, they were a new energy to steer the exhausted Allied forces to victory (Stouffer, Lumsdaine, Lumsdaine, Williams, Smith, & Cottrell, 1949). The victory of...

How Information Technology (IT) impacts my career in Marketing

Name: How Information Technology (IT) Impacts my career in Marketing Institution: How Information Technology (IT) impacts my career in Marketing Introduction Marketing is of fundamental importance to any organization whose aim is profit maximization; this is because, through marketing, the organization can increase its sales subsequently higher profits are earned. In this era of globalization, where competition is more intense than never before and more new market globally, Information technology is used as a fundamental tool in the market. For any company to attain competitive edge, it must employ all aspect of information technology in the marketing of its products and services to potential...

effects of Medical Technological Advances on The Society

Effects of Medical Technological Advances on the Society Name of Student: Course: Course Instructor: Date: Effects of Medical Technological Advances on the Society Medical technology encompasses a wide range of healthcare products and is used to diagnose, monitor or treat diseases or medical complications affecting humans (Roberts, 2014). Such technologies are intended to improve the quality of healthcare delivered through earlier diagnosis. The medical technological advances affect the society in terms of making it possible to conduct medical checkups from homes (Hsieh, 2009). It is observed that the growing demand for monitoring people’s state of health in any environment has led to...