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White Angel

Figurative language, in its broadest sense, is language that uses figures of speech. It is non-literal, and often uses metaphors to make its points. “White Angel” by Michael Cunningham uses...

Latest answer posted September 12, 2015, 4:00 am (UTC)

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Please note that the post contains numerous questions. The eNotes Homework Help policy allows for one question per post. This answer addresses elements of several questions. Early in the story, the...

Latest answer posted November 26, 2019, 4:45 am (UTC)

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The dominant impression this story creates for me is that of the randomness of life and of love, the unexpected outcomes that come at us out of nowhere. At first "White Angel" seems a simple...

Latest answer posted December 23, 2019, 7:27 am (UTC)

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You have 3-4 options for obtaining a copy of this text. "White Angel" is a short story that was first published in the July 25th edition of The New Yorker in 1988. In order to read the full story...

Latest answer posted January 30, 2011, 11:17 pm (UTC)

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In Michael Cunningham's short story "White Angel," Robert is a reliable narrator--in other words, a narrator who the reader can trust, and who has credibility. Although Robert (AKA "Frisco") is...

Latest answer posted March 3, 2016, 9:07 pm (UTC)

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