Category: Analysis

“The Marriage of Figaro”

It has been over 200 years after the death of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, although his music still attracts attention. Opera buffa The Marriage of Figaro celebrates life, love, and beauty with sublime music. Lorenzo da Ponte managed to write a libretto based on Pierre Beaumarchais’ 1778 play with revolutionary undercurrents, fully rounded characters, dramatic scenes, […]

Social Media

Currently social media have become a platform that complements many parts of our lives. Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and many other sites enable their users to interact with like-minded people and share online content. Social media rapidly disseminate information, which is probably its biggest strength coupled with its ability to accommodate informal conversations. Depending on the […]

In America: Movie Analysis

There are many movies which are able to touch people’s hearts as well as speak about many important issues at the same time. An example can be seen with a movie called In America directed by Jim Sheridan. The movie tells a story of a family of immigrants struggling to begin a new life in […]

Poetry Assignment for Rhythms of Speech

The chosen stories for the assignment are A White Heron by Sarah Orne Jewett and Story of an Hour by Kate Chopin. Notably, A White Heron entails the story of Sylvia who comes to the countryside to live with her grandmother. She is torn between her admiration of a young ornithologist and the love for […]

‘The Lives of a Cell: Notes of a Biology Watcher’ by Lewis Thomas

Lewis Thomas presents his view on life on Earth in the book ‘The Lives of a Cell: Notes of a Biology Watcher’. The author explores the fact that all life forms on Earth are interdependent and can be characterized by uniformity. Thomas states that life of Earth is usually symbiotic. The author provides theories for […]