ESSAYS: Into The Wild

In Jon Krakauer’s Into the Wild, Chris McCandless is portrayed as a reckless and foolish person who perishes out of arrogance, stupidity and self-centeredness. He knows what he would encounter out in the wild, but he doesn’t prepare for it and it costs him...

ESSAYS: The Great Gatsby

When F. Scott Fitzgerald first published The Great Gatsby, it was named Under the Red, White, and Blue. However, after having revised the novel many times with his many editors, publishers, and personal advisors, Fitzgerald eventually released the book under its...

ESSAYS: Soldier’s Home

Critical Analysis of “Soldier’s Home”: Before, During, and After the War (with bibliography)Many of the titles of Ernest Hemingway’s stories are ironic, and can be read on a number of levels; Soldier’s Home is no exception. Our first...