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  • Arts
    Because the field of artwork is broad, I will focus on painting. There are many ways in which medieval painting differed from that of the Renaissance, which is what makes the latter period so...

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    Shading is a technique used in visual arts, such as pencil drawing, to create a sense of depth or dimension and express the relationship between the subject matter and a light source. Shading is...

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    You are off to a great start with your thesis idea. A formal thesis statement encompassing this idea could be worded as follows: Through his unambiguous interpretation of the subject matter at...

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    I would classify Rainier Maria Rilke's poem as a Petrarchan sonnet. Some Petrarchan sonnets consist of two quatrains (stanzas with four lines) and two tercets (stanzas with three lines), which is...

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    Interesting question. I usually say that my favorite color is blue, but of course it really depends on what the color is part of. I like blue shirts but not blue walls. It's weird, but that's...

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  • Arts
    The idea you have chosen would make an excellent basis for a thesis statement on this poem. Here are three possible ways you could phrase a thesis statement for a critical essay encompassing the...

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    Neoclassicism does still influence architecture and will continue to influence the design and understanding of buildings still to come. Neoclassicism harkens back to the Classical periods of Greek...

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  • I Have a Dream
    Martin Luther King, Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech is the form of discourse known as Argumentation. In an argument-driven piece, speakers present evidence in order to convince their audience of the...

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  • I Have a Dream
    Martin Luther King, Jr. gave his well-known "I Have a Dream" speech in 1963 during the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. President Kennedy had proposed a Civil Rights Bill in Congress and...

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  • Arts
    While being an artist can be seen as an “occupation,” it is most importantly a way of seeing the world, a visual (or auditory or verbal) sensitivity to the outside world, coupled with a desire...

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  • Arts
    Verbal narration is using words to convey a story, or narrative. Though the term "verbal" typically means something which is spoken, a verbal narrative may also be accomplished through the written...

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    Encouraging children and adults to enjoy art comes down to one major step: getting them to understand that being a "good" artist is not necessarily a matter of natural talent or an inherent "gift,"...

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    The notion of art as a form of self-expression is relatively recent. For many societies, art is a way of encapsulating and handing down cultural norms, and serves to foster a sense of community...

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  • Arts
    You are being asked to analyze John Keats poem “To Autumn” in order to decide what you enjoy about reading it. This question requires you to form an opinion based on the form, meaning, sound,...

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  • Arts
    It really depends on what students and what you consider benefits. The benefits for elementary school students and for students in MFA programs in the arts would be quite different. For younger...

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  • I Have a Dream
    Like many black leaders and revolutionaries before him, Dr. King mainly invoked Christian ethics and the revolutionary rhetoric embraced by patriots to show that the cause of Civil Rights is a...

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  • I Have a Dream
    King's "I Have a Dream" speech is full of literary and historical allusions. One of the most famous ones which pervades the speech is to the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution, which...

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  • Arts
    Indian music and Western music vary greatly, even to the common listener. Two of the main differences between these styles are the tuning and scales used. Western music traditionally uses tonal...

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  • Arts
    Music is a powerful force upon our feelings, and I would like to see more research done on the brain chemistry of this. Music does not simply express our feelings. It can enhance them, alter them,...

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  • I Have a Dream
    Two values of the 1960s embodied in Dr. King's "I Have a Dream" speech are transformation and community. Transformation was an important value in the 1960s. The time period changed the way people...

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  • Arts
    There are two challenges in answering your question. First, art is subjective, so there is much disagreement over what may be considered artistic. Second, preservation is both nature's blessing and...

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    Much of western civilization developed from ancient Graeco-Roman traditions. Thus, the similarities one finds between elements of contemporary North American culture and ancient Greek culture are...

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  • West Side Story
    Aristotle defined tragedy in the Poetics as an action performed by actors (not narrated) that has three parts (an introduction, middle, and ending). In addition, he defined tragedy as providing...

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  • West Side Story
    Maria is a character in West Side Story who evokes pathos, or strong emotion, in the audience. She is a sympathetic character who is newly arrived in the U.S. She says in Act I, Scene 3, "One month...

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  • Arts
    Triangles in art can give various meanings. They can give the apearance of stabillity and strength in faces, for example. Cezanne used triangles to compose faces, using features like the eyes and...

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  • I Have a Dream
    In his 1963 "I Have a Dream" speech, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. stated that African-Americans had been denied their Constitutional rights. Dr. King contended that the Declaration of Independence...

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  • I Have a Dream
    In the August 23, 1963 speech of Dr. Martin Luther King, "the American Dream" denotes the opportunity and freedom of every man and woman, regardless of race, color, or creed, to be able to achieve...

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  • Arts
    The question--why is the tempo of a fight that occurs within a play important--does not specify a particular play. There have, however, been plenty of examples throughout the history of theater in...

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  • Arts
    The poem If by Rudyard Kipling provides a cynical view of the world as it gives advice on how to overcome the treacherous world. Although the poem views the world in a bitter light, Kipling offers...

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  • Arts
    That's a lot of questions--I'll try my best to help! First of all, Christine doesn't die in either the musical or the book. (She does meet her end in Love Never Dies, Andrew Lloyd Webber's sequel...

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  • I Have a Dream
    When Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered his "I Have a Dream" speech on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C. in August 1963, the Civil Rights Movement was well underway. Nonetheless,...

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  • Arts
    Well, recognizing a march is not that hard when you know the ways they are distinct, making the march one of the easiest forms to recognize. First is the time signature. Almost all marches are in...

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  • Arts
    Botany is the study of plants and their biology. Lucky for you, plants take many shapes, forms, and colors, which offers you some flexibility in coming up with costume ideas. To help get some...

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  • Arts
    Firstly, your question is not stupid. There is nothing wrong with needing help and there is a possibility that your instructor did not clearly detail what it is you need to do. I'm not clear on...

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  • Arts
    Have you ever heard of Bloom's Taxonomy? This is an educational theory (often accompanied by a visual diagram or model) which describes the learning process and its stages of development. It all...

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  • Arts
    An effective way to construct powerful metaphors and/or similes about a literary character is to do a brief character analysis before worrying about the creative part. Using a graphic organizer or...

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  • Arts
    In the Broadway version of Wicked (as in the original Wizard of Oz), the main characters driving the action of the story are female. In Wicked, the focus is on the relationship between Elphaba...

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  • Arts
    In comparing two composers, we learn about the historical development of music as well as different compositional techniques. As Isaac Newton put it, we are standing on the shoulders of giants. No...

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  • Arts
    Wayang kulit refers to the art of Indonesian puppet theater, which originated on Java but spread to every other Indonesian island. The term wayang kulit can also refer to puppets that are made of...

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  • Arts
    George is Lennie's caretaker, first and foremost. Based on an agreement with Lennie's Aunt Clara, George watches out for Lennie, who is severely mentally disabled yet overly physically strong....

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  • Arts
    The difference in the impact of art therapy and art is in the purpose of, and human reaction to, each. The subject of the impact of art on individuals, populations, communities, and education has...

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  • Arts
    The mood in Act III, scene ii of A Midsummer Night's Dream is multi-layered. In this scene, we learn from Puck about the effects of the love juice on Titania. In a humorous exchange between...

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  • Arts
    The Parson and the Plowman both seem too good to be true, but Chaucer does not seem to be painting their characters with a satirical brush. Chaucer included several misbehaving ecclesiastical...

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  • Simon and Garfunkel
    In the lyrics of "Bridge Over Troubled Water," here are prominent examples of figurative language: 1) "Feeling small"--an idiom denoting that the person has been made to feel less than others...

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  • Arts
    In order to distinguish between a mass and an oratorio it is important to examine their formats and subject matter. Both musical pieces deal with religious subjects, and can be performed in...

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    The reasons you can argue that postmodernist art is a passing phase of nonsense are that it breaks from traditions in the history of art, seeking to produce something that cannot be understood...

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  • Arts
    The answer to this question has changed a lot over history, so it depends on when it is being asked. To the ancient Greeks art was what captured anything that was considered "beautiful" about the...

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    Vincent Van Gogh was a Dutch Post-Impressionist painter who lived from 1853 to 1890. He is considered one of the world's most famous painters, and you are likely to recognize some of his work, such...

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    Pablo Picasso was a Spanish artist who lived from 1881-1973 and is credited with being one of the greatest artists of the 20th century; he invented the Cubism style of painting and also contributed...

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  • I Have a Dream
    The speech "I Have a Dream," delivered by Martin Luther King, Jr. in 1963, is a call for economic and social equality between Black and White Americans, and freedom from racist laws and threats of...

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