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Killing The Mockingbird: Historical And Contemporary Efforts To Ban Harper Lee's "To Kill A Mockingbird"

By nicholas123

"Killing the Mockingbird" is an essay that highlights historical and contemporary efforts to ban Harper Lee's classic book. The paper was presented for the 2008 Big Read Project on behalf of the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities at three Virginia libraries.

Essay | Updated Jul 28, 2009 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: harper, lee, mockingbird, book, book, banning

Blacktop Culture by Sneakerhead

Blacktop Culture

By Sneakerhead

A piece about street basketball and how it promotes style over substance.

Essay | Updated Jul 28, 2009 | Reads: 105 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: streetball, basketball, city, game, fun, freestyle, non-fiction

You Are Who You Are by Sneakerhead

You Are Who You Are

By Sneakerhead

Thoughts on homosexuality and why it shouldn't matter

Essay | Updated Jul 27, 2009 | Reads: 75 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: homosexuality, fear, editorial, opinion, respect

Sunday Night Lights by Sneakerhead

Sunday Night Lights

By Sneakerhead

A memoir on the day of the week when basketball becomes religion, no pun intended.

Essay | Updated Jul 27, 2009 | Reads: 112 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 0
Tags: basketball, five-on-five, camaraderie, sports, friends, sunday, non-fiction

Within The Influence

By Legsandarms

What does the phrase, "Under the Influence" actually mean?

Essay | Updated Jul 27, 2009 | Reads: 64 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: high, drunk, drugs, alcohol, ecstasy, party, hangover, sleep, dante, pythagoras

Bright Treasures In The Darkest Of Nights

By Penelope Garenther

I had to write an essay for a workshop I was taking at the university.... tell me what you think of it!

Essay | Updated Jul 26, 2009 | Reads: 95 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

Some Good Bits From An Essay I Wrote For My College English 101 Class...

By Xrosex

Just a few parts from my essay I wrote in English. They may not fully connect, but are entertaining nonetheless.

Essay | Updated Jul 26, 2009 | Reads: 80 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: school, life, language, teaching, reading, writing, bad, handwriting, bullying, teasing, best, friends, finding, identity, finding, yourself, identity, culture, clash

Money For The Drain

By Frog

I hate money with a passion I hate it so much i even mention my hate for it in my Fake suicide note.

Essay | Updated Jul 26, 2009 | Reads: 128 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: money, end, of, world, 2012, politics, world, problems, solutions, god, humor, sad, hate

His Eyes Were Open But The Old Man Looked Dead by Bwinwnbwi

His Eyes Were Open But The Old Man Looked Dead

By Bwinwnbwi

This is my last essay/memoir under the category of My Old Professor. It basically concerns my struggle with his teachings. Up next is the category of existential considerations, considerations that have helped me survive a rather risky lifestyle.

Essay | Updated Jul 26, 2009 | Reads: 129 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: nightmare, lecture, selfish, society, pope, pragmatist, freedom, knowing, value, act, responsibly, rule, law, bigots, criminals, violence, tyranny, sanity, insanity, desire

The Music Studio by Gfjones

The Music Studio

By Gfjones

This the first assignment for my creative writing course that I am auditing online. It's purpose is to use sensory discriptors to describe a place that is important to me the author. I have blended this with a historical perspective, concerning my city of residence, as well. Further information ...

Essay | Updated Jul 26, 2009 | Reads: 194 | Comments: 6 | Likes: 6
Tags: music, studio, fire, racism, riots, change

A Discourse On Philosophy by Philasage

A Discourse On Philosophy

By Philasage

Introduction to philosophy, what it is, and how it is portrayed.

Essay | Updated Jul 25, 2009 | Reads: 83 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2

ENGLISH HEGEMONY IN IRELAND - PUNCH MAGAZINE ; PROSELYTISATION  AND IT'S FFAILURE by Donkylemore

ENGLISH HEGEMONY IN IRELAND - PUNCH MAGAZINE ; PROSELYTISATION AND IT'S FFAILURE

By Donkylemore

A review of the Victorians attitude to Irish indigents and ingrates . the ethnic cleansing as articulated by Punch Magazine . The naked xenophobia of the Victorians The Irish attitude. The legacy of the Victorians and their predecessors . The New Jerusalem , where the Savior Jesus Christ would ...

Essay | Updated Jul 25, 2009 | Reads: 686 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 1

Taking A Look At Science Through The Eye Of The Good Professor by Bwinwnbwi

Taking A Look At Science Through The Eye Of The Good Professor

By Bwinwnbwi

The following essay describes scientific thinking, analysis, and results from a non materialistic perspective.

Essay | Updated Jul 25, 2009 | Reads: 76 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: science, machiavelli, locke, newton, objective, reality, mental, constructs, common, sense, archimedes, plato, pythagoras, kepler, galileo, copernicus, humanities, education, ethics, morality.

CHILDHOOD'S ROBBERY by Milky Way

CHILDHOOD'S ROBBERY

By Milky Way

This essay deals with one of the grave issues besetting our society - the issue of child labour.

Essay | Updated Jul 23, 2009 | Reads: 240 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: child, labour, sufferings, awareness

Is Televison Dying?

By so64

Perhaps one of the most pervasive inventions of human society has been television. Ever since its creation almost eighty years ago, it has become a major part in and of our lives; allowing us to see many historical events such as the moon landing, the Civil Rights Movement, the fall of the Berlin...

Essay | Updated Jul 22, 2009 | Reads: 81 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: television, networks, folly, science, fiction, episodes, cancellations, cartoon, network


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