Ariel Dorfman Questions and Answers

Ariel Dorfman

There are a few different techniques to analyzing poetry, and the interpretation differs from person to person. What you perceive the poem to mean and the way it affects you could be entirely...

Latest answer posted August 10, 2018 2:57 pm UTC

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Ariel Dorfman

In reading Ariel Dorfman's poem "Hope," from his collection of poetry In Case of Fire in a Foreign Land, the elements that seem most important to me are first that a son is missing. We learn that...

Latest answer posted August 2, 2011 7:14 am UTC

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Ariel Dorfman

In reading Ariel Dorfman's poem, "Hope," from his collection of poems entitled "In Case of Fire in a Foreign Land," impressions come fast and furious in this compelling, and tragically ironic piece...

Latest answer posted August 2, 2011 6:28 am UTC

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Ariel Dorfman

In Ariel Dorfman's poem, "Hope," from his collection of poetry entitled, "In Case of Fire in a Foreign Land," I have many questions. The first question that came to mind when I read the first lines...

Latest answer posted August 2, 2011 6:44 am UTC

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Ariel Dorfman

In Ariel Dorfman's poem, "Hope," the idea of hope at the beginning of the poem seems impossible, and one must ask the question as to how hope could possibly survive under the circumstances...

Latest answer posted August 2, 2011 5:24 am UTC

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Ariel Dorfman

I'm sorry, but no enotes editor is going to be able to help you with this request. I could read the poem and jot down my thoughts and questions, but that's what they'd be: my thoughts and...

Latest answer posted August 31, 2011 2:19 am UTC

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Ariel Dorfman

Ariel Dorfman's editorial from The New York Times makes an argument for the bilingual method of teaching youngsters English as opposed to the immersion method. With the implication that language is...

Latest answer posted October 12, 2013 6:52 am UTC

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Ariel Dorfman

I'm sorry, but you're the only person who can answer this question. Your teacher wants to know your thoughts about what you have read in the book. I could very easily read it for you and jot down...

Latest answer posted September 1, 2011 1:04 am UTC

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Ariel Dorfman

During the 1970s through the 1980s, one significant phenomenon in Latin America was the prevalence of military dictatorships. In Ariel Dorfman’s native Chile, the military staged a violent coup in...

Latest answer posted March 27, 2020 7:24 pm UTC

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