You must use proper citations for all sources in your response.

Write a 700 to 800-word response that critically reflects on this week’s film and at least one reading from the week. Relate the film and reading and connect them to the broader themes of the course. Your response should demonstrate your understanding of both the film and the reading. Do not simply summarize the film.… Continue reading You must use proper citations for all sources in your response.

How does it contribute to the meaning of the scene?

D.W. Griffith is credited with the invention (or the popularization) of numerous cinematic techniques and practices, including cross-cutting and the use of close-ups. Provide a detailed analysis of a scene in which one of the two – cross-cutting or the close-up – features prominently. Why does Griffith use the technique? How does it contribute to… Continue reading How does it contribute to the meaning of the scene?

For this week, students will respond to the essay “ef’s visit to a small planet: some questions to ask about a play.

For this week, students will respond to the essay “EF’s Visit to a Small Planet: Some Questions to Ask About a Play. The response is intended to provoke thoughtful analysis, discussion, questions, and creative & critical thinking from your fellow students, as well as expand on a thought, issue, or interest, from the assigned play.… Continue reading For this week, students will respond to the essay “ef’s visit to a small planet: some questions to ask about a play.

Girl, interrupted is a 1999 american psychological drama film directed by james mangold and starring winona ryder, angelina jolie, clea duvall, brittany murphy, whoopi goldberg, elisabeth moss, angela bettis, vanessa redgrave, and jared leto.

View the film-GIRL, INTERRUPTED (1999) & PLEASE TAKE NOTES FOR YOUR ANSWERS TO THE FIVE QUESTIONS/STATEMENTS BELOW. THESE QUESTIONS ARE PART OF THE GROUP FILM CRITIQUE PART #2 NOTE:All members of the group including the group leader, are to ANSWER THESE QUESTIONS INDIVIDUALLY. 1. Do you believe that this film has lessons within the storyline… Continue reading Girl, interrupted is a 1999 american psychological drama film directed by james mangold and starring winona ryder, angelina jolie, clea duvall, brittany murphy, whoopi goldberg, elisabeth moss, angela bettis, vanessa redgrave, and jared leto.

* claims, evidence, and analysis: any claims you make in your essay must: (1) be supported by textual evidence from the literary work, and that evidence in turn, sustained by critical

Essay Prompt: Camilo, in Act 1, Scene 2, observes, To do this deed, / Promotion follows. If I could find example/ Of thousands that had struck anointed kings/ And flourished after, I’d not do it.…* (1.2.355 358). This statement provides striking insight into the nature of power, authority, and government in The Winter’s Tale. Answer… Continue reading * claims, evidence, and analysis: any claims you make in your essay must: (1) be supported
by textual evidence from the literary work, and that evidence in turn, sustained by critical

After reading the play and watching the powerpoint presentation on festival theatre and reading the corresponding chapter festival theatre pages 59-77 in your textbook, please post a discussion comment here.

This week’s discussion will focus on the story of Antigone originally written by Greek playwright Sophocles. Please read the play Burial at Thebes, an adaptation by Seamus Heaney. After reading the play and watching the powerpoint presentation on Festival Theatre and reading the corresponding Chapter Festival Theatre pages 59-77 in your textbook, please post a… Continue reading After reading the play and watching the powerpoint presentation on festival theatre and reading the corresponding chapter festival theatre pages 59-77 in your textbook, please post a discussion comment here.

Does the pyramus and thisbe story have any relevance to the main story, or is it simply a comical interlude?

Discuss the role of the play-within-a-play in Act V of A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Does the Pyramus and Thisbe story have any relevance to the main story, or is it simply a comical interlude? What effect does the craftsmen’s production of their play have on the tone of A Midsummer Night’s Dream as a whole?… Continue reading Does the pyramus and thisbe story have any relevance to the main story, or is it simply a comical interlude?