Edward Thomas was born in London. He worked as a book reviewer, reviewing upto 15 books every week. He worked as a literary critic for the Daily Chronicle. Robert Frost encouraged Thomas to write poetry. Thomas was promoted Corporal and in November 1916 was commissioned into the Royal Garrison Artillery as second lieutenant. He was … Continue reading Critical analysis of ‘As The Team’s Head Brass’ by Edward Thomas
AUTONOMY OF THE BODY: WHO OWNS WHO AND THE IMMORTAL LIFE OF HENRIETTA LACKS Lefkowitz wrote, "Every human being has an inalienable right to determine what shall be done with his own body." This was written in reference to the medical human experimental trials that were conducted on patients without their knowledge or consent. It is … Continue reading Autonomy of the Body- HeLa cells
REVIEWED BY LAHARI "I was supposed to be having the time of my life", reads the back cover of the 50th anniversary edition of Sylvia Plath's timeless classic and only novel, The Bell Jar. The novel, a semi autobiography, is based on a period of Plath's disturbingly short life which was predominated by severe depressive … Continue reading The Bell Jar- Book Review
David Herbert Lawrence was born in Eastwood, Nottinghamshire. His father was a coal miner, and Lawrence’s early novel, Sons and Lovers, gives a vivid description of what country life was then like in a mining community. He graduated from the Nottinghamshire university college and qualified as a teacher. His collected works represent an extended reflection … Continue reading Critical Analysis of ‘Piano’ by D. H. Lawrence
You can read the whole poem here. Edward James (Ted) Huges was born in Mytholmrod, in the West Riding district of Yorkshire. His childhood was quiet and dominately rural. The landscape of the moors of the area informed his poetry throughout his life. He attended Pembroke college and majored in archaeology, anthropology and studied mythology. … Continue reading Analysis of Ted Hughes’ ‘Crow Tyrannosaurus’
By RADHIKA GARG The poem 'Road Not Taken' by Robert Frost: 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 … Continue reading An Appreciation Of ‘The Road Not Taken’
Arthur Miller is ones of the leading American playwrights of the twentieth century. He was the son of a women's clothing store owner in New York city. His father lost his business in the depression and the family was forced to move to a smaller home in Brooklyn. Living through young adulthood during the Great … Continue reading Death of a Salesman- Willy is delusional and perpetuates a cycle of delusion in his family.
Before we begin to weigh the pros and cons of globalization, it is important to first completely understand the concept of globalization. The Blackwell dictionary of Sociology defines globalisation as, "A process in which the social lives within the societies is increasingly affected by international influences based on everything, from political and trade ties to … Continue reading Does the pros of globalisation outweigh its cons?