City Of Quartz Summary

Descending over the San Gabriel mountains into LAX, Los Angeles, the gray rolling neighborhoods unfurling into the distant pillars of downtown leaping out of its famous smog, one can easily see the fortress narrative that Mike Davis argues for in City of Quartz. A city that has been thoroughly converted into a factory that dumps … Read more

Fahrenheit 451 Persuasive Essay

Winston Churchill once said, “Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen”. Whether they’re your enemies or your friends, it always right to stand up against an issue and challenge them, or else there will never be a change in society. Ray … Read more

The Transgression Of Preference In Ayn Rands Anthem Essay

Anthem by Ayn Rand is set in the heart in a dystopian world of the future, and in stark contrast to other dystopian novels, the world of Anthem is technologically undeveloped instead of advanced, is quite primitive, and devolved from modern-day technology, but with the conditions for technological processes, it is no wonder that society … Read more

Allusions In Fahrenheit 451 Essay

Since the beginning, fire has been only known as destruction and despair. This seems to be true until Ray Bradbury published Fahrenheit 45, which has a perspective on fire being not just destruction but also warmth in a of world censorship that has gone out of touch with its human counterparts through its use of … Read more

Essay about Dystopian Novels

Similar feminist shifts happens in Kunstler’s trilogy, although the shifts in his novels are not so pronounced or dramatic. His book is the most subtle of these three nextopian novels. In World Made by Hand, the main character describes a town meeting and notes that “all the trustees were men, no women and no plain … Read more

Women In A Thousand Splendid Suns Essay

Within Hosseini’s ‘A Thousand Splendid Suns’ and Atwood’s ‘The Year of the Flood’, each modern novel’s societies present their central women characters as being enslaved. Whilst each society is entirely different as ‘The Year of the Flood’ is post-apocalyptic and on the other hand ‘A Thousand Splendid Suns’ follows the ever changing political situation in … Read more

Essay On The Triangle Waist Factory

The Triangle Waist Factory was a three story building on top of the Asch Building, occupied with around 500, mostly female, workers from 16 to 23 years of age, this was recorded by the New York Times newspaper. [1] Even though in the building, the workers were spaced very poorly, barely a few feet away … Read more