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Voltaire's Candide versus Gronniosaw's A Narrative

- Although Voltaire and Gronniosaw are similar in that their quest for enlightenment and individuality, they are also very different. Candide is a philosophical satirical novel that ingeniously shakes the misinterpretation of doctrinal optimism. Whilst A Narrative of the Life of James Albert Ukawsaw Gronniosaw written by himself, (For the purpose of this essay described as, ‘A Narrative.’) is an autobiographical, spiritual account of Gronniosaw’s travels. This essay will look at the narrative techniques, and the distinctive features, of the language used in both extracts....   [tags: narrative techniques and distinctive features]

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Narrative Techniques in Faulkner’s The Unvanquished and Barn Burning

- Narrative Techniques in Faulkner’s The Unvanquished and Barn Burning The Unvanquished is composed of a series of stories during which Bayard Sartoris, the narrator, grows up from a twelve-year-old boy to a young man of twenty-four years. The narrative style makes it obvious that events are being related by an adult who is looking back at his past. There are several indications of this: in the very first story “Ambuscade”, the narrator, while describing his war games with his coloured friend, Ringo, states: “We were just twelve then”....   [tags: Unvanquished Essays]

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The Narrative Techniques Used by Hitchcock in Rear Window

- The Narrative Techniques Used by Hitchcock in Rear Window L.B. Jeffries is a high-class magazine photographer for what seems to be a worldwide publication. In Alfred Hitchcock's 'Rear Window', he is a temporarily wheelchair-bound man and his voyeuristic side appears later on in the film. 'Rear Window' depicts a 20th century New York in which fraudsters, murderers and salesmen all live alongside each other. The story describes a man who broke his leg during a photography assignment....   [tags: Papers]

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Free Pride and Prejudice Essays: Narrative Techniques

- Narrative Techniques of Pride and Prejudice This essay will focus on Chapter 53 or Vol III, Chapter 11, depending upon the edition of the novel. This passage is taken from Bingley and Darcy's first visit to Longbourn after their return to Meryton. The passage focuses on Mrs Bennet's foolishness and Elizabeth's feelings about the proceedings. Mrs Bennet's speeches in the passage point to her ignorance, which is part of Austen's narrative technique of letting characters reveal themselves through their speech....   [tags: Pride Prejudice Essays]

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Survival of Nazi Atrocities and Borowski’s Narrative Techniques in This Way To The Gas, Ladies and Gentlemen

- Tadeusz Borowski’s “This Way to the Gas, Ladies and Gentlemen” is a story told by Tadek, the diminutive of Tadeusz, recounting the Nazi atrocities that took place in Auschwitz. In his rendering of daily life in Auschwitz, Borowski explains his role as a kapo: a non-Jewish inmate who works and schemes to survive amid daily slaughter. In the ‘concentration universe’ social relations are determined by access to basic goods needed for survival, like food and clothing, and by the surplus of these that can buy their possessor a place in society (Kennedy 160)....   [tags: Moral Decision, Characterization]

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Movie Analysis : Sound And Editing

- Sound and Editing are two factors that can affect our movie watching experience. They usually work together to push the story forward, determine how fast or slow the pace of the film should be, and what mood should the audience feel. In this paper, we will be specifically focusing on sound and editing of the films Hugo and compare it with the film Amélie, which both at least nominated in best sound and best video editing. These two films both used different elements and techniques in terms of sound and editing that I think it would be interesting to discuss....   [tags: Film, Film editing, Narrative, Film techniques]

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Writing Techniques in Sula by Toni Morrison

- There are many aspects of story that come together to create a complete narrative. A lot of the tools used by writers are intentional and serve the purpose of driving home certain aspects of the story or creating and engaging, and entertaining narrative. Toni Morrison—the author of Sula—is no different. Morrison employs many writing techniques and tools in her narrative Sula. It is important for the reader to be aware of and understand some of these narrative tools that the author uses because it allows the reader to gain a better understanding and appreciation for the narrative....   [tags: Literary Analysis, Narrative]

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Literary Techniques And Literary Devices

- “No word matters. But man forgets reality and remembers words.” - Roger Zelazny. When someone reads a book, what is it that keeps them captivated. The answer is most likely the narrative technique the author used. Narrative technique consists of several specific methods an author of a narrative uses to convey his or her key points. These methods used range from the perspective the author uses to the narration , speech and tense of their work. Kafka uses several literary techniques and literary devices to deliver his message in “Metamorphosis”....   [tags: Narrative, Fiction, Narrator, Narratology]

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Editing Techniques

- Introduction Drawn from my experience of editing In His Shadow, a 10min thriller about a teenage boy Liam being trapped in a family and finally becomes their dead son/brother Tommy as they have intended, this journal discusses various editing techniques, especially the opening and the ending of a scene, and transitions between scenes, as well as how editing decisions are affected by staging and how it interacts with the narrative. It also examines how the picture can be improved through efficient collaboration of the crew in various phases of the production....   [tags: narrative, staging, production, film]

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Shopping in a Male's Perspective: Personal Narrative

- I consider myself the typical male, especially when it comes to clothes shopping. I tend to find what I need, make sure it fits, and I am out the door. Quite often, I venture out on shopping expeditions with my wife. On one of those trips I encountered a store that amazes me so much that I decided to step outside of my comfort zone and write my essay on it, that store is Anthropologie. Anthropologie by all definition is a women’s clothing store, that has very astutely followed some of the scientific formulas outlined in Malcolm Gladwell’s article “The Science of Shopping.” This article discusses the scientific selling techniques developed by Paco Underhill, an expert on consumer buying tren...   [tags: Fashion, Marketing Techniques]

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Analysis Of Edwin S. Porter 's Narrative Side

- Iman Ahad Professor Kuntz T.A. Aruna Ekanayake FTV 106A 29 October 2014 Edwin S. Porter’s Narrative Side Cinema is a relatively new and highly creative medium. Since its coming, the variety of films yielded have been remarkable. In the early stages of film, there were many things to learn and many paths to go down. Given these circumstances, film most indubitable necessity was to have some pioneers working to perfect the ever-changing art form. One of the greatest and most notable of these pioneers is the great Edwin S....   [tags: Film, Narrative, Film editing, The Fireman]

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Narrative Therapy: Interpsychic Perspective vs Intrapsychic Perspective

- Topic This paper examines historical movements and theories considered in the developing the framework of narrative therapy and reduces each of them to two approaches, either an interpsychic or intrapsychic perspective. The combined use of these theories has provoked the authors to attempt to explicate the most effective and accurate method of how to encourage improvements of therapeutic observations in narrative therapy. Context This paper is relevant within the fields of psychology, more specifically psychoanalysis or psychotherapy, family therapy, and individual therapy....   [tags: narrative therapy]

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Feminine Narrative in The Color Purple

- Such as Alice Walker’s The Color Purple, sentimental novels are developed on the readers’ ability to sympathize and grieve with the characters. Emphasizing on this matter, the author of “Narration Produces Gender: Femininity as Affect and Effect in Alice Walker’s The Color Purple” – Robyn R. Warhol analyzes the novel’s narrative techniques of producing a “good-cry”. The author proposes that the novel has effective handling of “internal focalization”, which allows the sufferer’s perceptions to stand out....   [tags: Alcie Walker, African American literature]

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Narrative Therapy and Family Therapy

- Research Question Why is externalising a central technique in narrative therapy today, and what are the limitations and successes of this technique. Research The research complied for this report was gathered from various Journals dedicated to the discourse surrounding the practices of narrative therapy and family therapy. Search terms used to collect relevant articles were ‘narrative therapy’, ‘Michael White’ and ‘externalising’. The results from these terms were extensive and required narrowing further by way of peer reviewed status, content type and discipline....   [tags: externalising, oppression]

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Photographers Build a Narrative Story

- The word 'narrative' means a spoken or written account of connected events with a beginning, middle and an end, that can communicate an idea. In photography, narrative techniques can be made use of to build and develop a story, hold the attention of an audience, and enable them to relate to the narrative, similar to that of a painting. A story told through photographs can exist as a single or a series of images, and can be described as a 'fragment(s)' of time. Types of photographic narrative come in many forms, such as snapshots, mise-en-scene, tableau and time exposures....   [tags: images. prints, cinematic]

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Personal Narrative - Lasting Love

- Personal Narrative - Lasting Love I had never made biscuits and gravy before. The blessings of having a good cook as a Mom were abundant, but alas, I never did learn the many techniques that wonder woman possessed. My repertoire included: peanut butter cookies, a deliciously heated can of Pork n Beans, and Rice Krispie treats that were always too crunchy. But, Joseph wanted biscuits and gravy, so that is what Joseph got. His sister told me the recipe over the phone. Joseph had called her up long distance and gruffly demanded that she rattle off the legendary gravy recipe that their mother used to serve....   [tags: Personal Narrative Essays]

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Personal Narrative – Singing Poorly

- Personal Narrative – Singing Poorly It was a year like any other, or, at least I suppose it could have been, but, it wasn't. It was actually 1965. This particular year, the Beatles released Help. the movie; for the second time, Jack Nicklaus won the Masters golf title; on Palm Sunday, 51 reported tornadoes touched down in the states of Illinois, Wisconsin, Michigan, Ohio, Indiana and Iowa resulting in 256 deaths and over 1500 injured; and, a young boy in Smalltown, USA was turned away from his school choir....   [tags: Personal Narrative Writing]

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Morrison's Narrative Revolution in Postmodernism

- Challenging existing perceptions of narrative authority is a common writing practice amongst authors. While Morrison works to reassess the role of the narrative voice, she does so in an unconventional manner. In her novel Jazz, Morrison draws attention to the unreliability of the narrator through her1 inconsistency and bias. Morrison's flawed narrator helps connect her book to postmodernist African-American themes. By restructuring the narrative role within the book, Morrison makes her book Jazz a postmodernist text....   [tags: LIterary Analysis ]

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Narrative of the Life of Fredrick Douglass

- Frederick Douglass was an orator and writer for the abolition movement. He was born into slavery and knows from personal experience how the institution dehumanizes everyone involved. His masters’ wife taught him the alphabet which was the start of Douglass learning how to write and speak out against slavery. His Narrative of the Life of Fredrick Douglass was an attempt to describe the peculiar institution of slavery with out disrupting the sensibilities of his readers. In order to accomplish this Douglass must get his audience to relate to and identify with his life as a slave....   [tags: Fredrick Douglass Slavery Slave Narrative]

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Writing a Personal Narrative

- A narrative is a story. In writing a narrative essay, you share with the reader some personal experience of your own in order to make a point or convey a message. You may choose to tell how your grandfather influenced your desire to become an orthodontist, or perhaps you’ll relate the story of the time you didn’t make the cut for the basketball team. Whatever story you tell, your purpose is to share with others some experience that has taught you something or changed you somehow. Remember that narration is more than just description....   [tags: Personal Reflection]

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Personal Narrative - Race

- Personal Narrative- Race Wait. Be still. Don't go over the line. Don't let go. Wait for it. "BANG!" My reactions were precise as I sprung out of the blocks. The sun was beating down on my back as my feet clawed at the blistering, red turf. With every step I took, my toes sunk into the squishy, foul smelling surface, as my lungs grasped for air. Everything felt the way it should as I plunged toward my destination. I clutched the baton in my sweaty palms, promising myself not to let go. My long legs moved me as fast as I could go as I hugged the corner of the line like a little girl hugging her favorite teddy bear....   [tags: Personal Narrative Essays]

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Personal Narrative- Shoulder Injury

- Personal Narrative- Shoulder Injury I felt it pop, and pain engulfed my shoulder like ants cover an anthill that has been stirred with a stick. It made me angry, but it didn't help things to get mad. There was nothing I could do but try to recover in time to start over. Giving up wasn't an option. My junior year in high school, I went out for basketball. I liked it for a while, but when games started I was on JV. It was okay, but I was only getting to play two minutes per game. This didn't make me very happy....   [tags: Personal Narrative Essays]

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Overview and Literary Techniques: Mrs. Dalloway by Virginia Woolf

- INTRODUCTION :- The story of Mrs. Dalloway was written by Virginia Woolf in 1925, and closely relates to her own life. Woolf was born on January 25, 1882 into an upper-class family. At the age of 13, Woolf’s mother died, which was the beginning of her bouts with mental illness. Two short years later, Woolf’s older sister and primary care giver Stella also died. After her death Virginia Woolf began suffering from more severe depression and manic episodes that would stay with her intermittently for the rest of her life....   [tags: homosexuality, feminist, ]

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Literary Techniques in Jasper Jones by Craig Silvey

- ... Charlie starts of as a the model son, ever the obedient never to do anything wrong… to eventually losing his innocence and naivety and having a better understanding of what is right and what is wrong. “This is the first time I’ve ever dared to sneak away from home” “…Leaving Corrigan… maybe we could leave together…” Both quotes show the extent of Charlie’s change throughout the novel. Silvey also uses this element to successfully create empathy from the readers and make the book that much more brilliant....   [tags: language, characterization, mystery]

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The Documentary Form And Narrative Cinema Have Impacted And Influenced Each Other

- This essay will be looking into the ways that the documentary form and narrative cinema have impacted and influenced each other. The documentary text chosen, Louis Theroux: Behind Bars (2008) depicts the life of prison inmates within America’s infamous San Quentin State Prison. Theroux speaks to serial murderers, gang members, at-risk inmates and guards whilst questioning their sentence alongside their feelings about life within prison. Similarly, the narrative text chosen Carandiru (2003) looks into the life of fictional inmates within the Brazilian Carandiru Penitentiary, a factual prison with its climax based on the 1992 police attack....   [tags: Film, Narrative, Cinema of the United States]

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Narrative Therapy

- Narrative therapy is a family counseling approach that continues to evolve and gain popularity in the field of therapy (Chang & Nylund, 2013). Given the continued strides of narrative therapy this is a family counseling approach worthy of research. This paper will detail the beginnings of narrative therapy and those responsible for its development. Although White and Epston are the leading figures of narrative therapy many individuals with varying backgrounds and beliefs influenced their thinking (Biggs & Hinton-Bayre, 2008)....   [tags: counseling, faith, research, White, Epston]

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Narrative Medicine: Doctor´s Empathy

- ... Garden attributes the lost of empathy to the social-dynamics, and power-struggle that emerges between medical students and their superiors which pans out into their relationships with their patients when they become the “superiors”, whereas Charon believes it is due to various stressors of the institution. Overall, they still both recognize that there is a lost of empathy, there is a need for empathy, and that this problem can possible be amended by teaching empathy. There are many ways in which medical educators can “teach” empathy....   [tags: patients, listen, empathy]

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Structure and Narrative Technique in "Wurthering Heights" and "Return of the Native"

- Thomas Hardy employs an `omniscient' narrator in his rural novel `Return of the Native', as he attempts to mimic classical tragedy by uniting the essential elements of time, place and action. The fact that the novel was originally intended to be of a five book structure, with monthly instalments, ending with a final, devastating climax, coupled with the numerous classical references to "Hades." "Hercules" and "Prometheus", shows even further Hardy's desire to create an immensely tragic novel, void of a desire to please societies middle-class novel reading public....   [tags: European Literature]

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The Skills And Writing Techniques

- My portfolio will demonstrate the skills and writing techniques I have developed and honed while taking the course English 1010 at the University of Memphis. Some of the techniques and skills I have learned include how to write with different persuasive strategies on the audience and how to incorporate critical thinking into my work.  As well as these skills I have learned how to apply an effective composing process to my writing and have fine tuned my writing abilities. Writing with different styles on different topics has improved the way I approach writing papers....   [tags: Writing, Essay, Writer, Learning]

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The Mastermind Techniques Behind Persuasion

- The Mastermind Techniques Behind Persuasion In his novel 1984, George Orwell has created a dystopian society in which the totalitarian government that rules Oceania has basically stripped its citizens of everything that makes them truly human. The government, headed by the mysterious Big Brother, has made it practically impossible for the inhabitants of their country to have any personal interaction with one another, or to even have any private thoughts. Using this narrative, Orwell expertly articulates a warning to those reading his novel, urging them to reduce governmental control in order to avoid the decrepit society he has described....   [tags: Nineteen Eighty-Four, Totalitarianism]

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Literary Techniques of Charlotte Bronte

- Q: Analyse the methods Charlotte Bronte uses to make the reader empathise with Jane Eyre in the opening chapters. Reflect on how the novel portrays Victorian ideology and relate your analysis to the novel's literary context. In the novel, Jane, an orphan girl, is victimised and suffers many hardships in her daily life at the hands of the Reed family. With the Reed family, she is a victim of constant verbal, emotional and physical abuse Charlotte Bronte uses many techniques to make the reader empathise with Jane and to express her feelings and mindset....   [tags: Classic Literature]

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Techniques for Improved Pronunciation

- Techniques for improved pronunciation If we take the view that pronunciation does matter and that accent can be reduced in adults, then what can be done. Various classroom techniques and procedures have been developed for improving the pronunciation of adult ESL learners (van Loon 2002; Smith & Beckmann 2005; Frazer ……. These are briefly presented below, in chronological order, under headings which: (a) summarise the major focus of each technique, (b) acknowledge the author/s name/s and (c) show the year of publication A focus on stress and pausing - van Loon - 2002....   [tags: Language ]

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Comparsion of Voltaire and Gronniosaw´s Philosophy

- ... Voltaire’s choice of character names is also significant. For instance, Candide implies pureness and simplicity. Indeed, Voltaire portrays him, as a naive two-dimensional character, with great peace of mind and sound judgement. However, despite ‘sound judgement,’ he is over optimistic, and no matter what conflict he endures, it never affects his enthusiasm. However, when faced with a crisis Candide does not know how to react, subsequently his naivety completely paralyses his sound judgement....   [tags: language, techniques, religion, satrical]

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Narrative Therapy, Created by Michael White and Several Theorists

- Narrative Therapy was created by several theorist, among them was Michael White. Narrative therapy was developed in the 1990s when Michael White passed away in 2008 his. theory continued development and growth from David Epson. Michael approach originally involved cybernetics. It was understood that people can describe their issues and once there story is told listen to key words that cue the emotions that are the reason for their current demeanor. These emotions are not to a history but just to understand the here and now....   [tags: cybernetics, storytelling, clinician]

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Analysis of a Narrative in a Painting: Raft of Medusa by Théodore Géricault

- Choose one narrative work (any medium) and discuss the storytelling techniques employed by the artist and how effective these were in communicating the narrative Narrative art is the term given to artworks that conveys a story. In narrative art, “the artist chooses how to portray the story, represent the space, and how to shape time within the artwork.” There are different types of narrative arts such as monoscenic narrative, simultaneous narrative, continuous narrative, to name a few. A monoscenic narrative artwork refers to an entire narrative is represented with only one single scene....   [tags: art analysis, french romantic painter]

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Feminine Narrative in Alice Walker's The Color Purple

- ... Warhol points out the importance of developing from the readers’ identification with “suffering characters” into pure empathy (183). Continuing with the narrative techniques, Robyn R. Warhol mentions the novel’s first-person limited perspective, which gives readers and the narrator “no sense of […] final outcome in the narration” (184). Even though the touch of “shift[ing] in narrative voice and in temporal perspective” from Celie to Nettie can bring “vivid relief” to the story, Nettie is still under the control of “her own consciousness” (Warhol 184)....   [tags: literary analysis]

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The Main Techniques of Telling a Story in Various Films

- The Main Techniques of Telling a Story in Various Films The First film I’m going to talk about is “The Blair witch project” which is a story about 3 teenagers who are filming a documentary about The Blair Witch which is a legend told for years which is said to be true. They act and talk in dialogue making the film seem real we can also relate to this film if we have ever filmed ourselves hanging out with our friends as this is simply what this film does. The characters are fun to start off with but as they get themselves into more situations they become more miserable and dramatic....   [tags: Papers]

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Editing Techniques Used By Georges Melies

- Art can be traced to the pre-historic era; it has evolved from pre-historic art to contemporary art. Over the centuries art has changed and taken various forms, under this huge spectrum comes Film. which is rather a new form of art. It has become a means of creative expression as well as performing the purposes of mass media such as providing the audiences with information, transmission of culture and amusement. The aim of the essay is to look at early cinema and compare and contrast between the editing techniques used by various filmmakers....   [tags: Film, Film editing, Film theory, Art]

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The Lives of Others

- ‘Das Leben der Anderen’ (The Lives of Others) is a striking example of how a director can convey narrative links within a film by employing various styles and film techniques. The Lives of Others relies upon these visual means to assist with the telling of the story as much as it relies upon the script. In this selected sequence of the film, several narrative links are drawn here to form the conclusion of ‘Operation Lazlo’. These narrative links are further cemented by Donnersmarck’s use of various lighting styles, diegtic and non-diegtic sound, revealing camera shots and intricate mise-en-scene....   [tags: Film Analysis, Techniques, Style]

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Frederick Douglass’s Narrative

- Frederick Douglass’s Narrative In Frederick Douglass’s Narrative, Douglas himself narrates the novel using story telling to bring both the reader into the story, and the theme into focus. Through his narration, Douglass also uses narrative strategies like anecdotes, and plot twists. Even with it being a true story, Douglass brings the readers’ attention to a peak with these techniques making the story interesting and appealing. The most influential technique used by Douglass is story telling....   [tags: Essays Papers]

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Narrative Viewpoint in the Great Gatsby by Fitzgerald

- Narrative Viewpoint Gatsby is quintessentially presented to us as a paradoxical enigma. As the novel progresses this sense of mystery shrouding him is heightened. We see Gatsby through the looking glass, we catch frequent glimpses of him, yet only through Nick’s trained eye. We are, to a certain extent, unable to judge him for ourselves. Even so Nick is eager to depict Gatsby as a multi-faceted character, one who hides behind his own self concocted images of himself. Is this the ‘indiscernible barbed wire’....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Narrative Of The Life Of Frederick Douglass

- The book Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave by Frederick Douglass can be interpreted in many ways. It is an autobiography that details Douglass’s experiences while he was enslaved. However, it is evident that he has been forced to censor the content of his narrative. Douglass mentions more than once that he is not able to say everything he desires. Moreover, on the surface the book is about the harshness of his life as a slave, but on a deeper level Douglass uses irony to give a compelling criticism of the institution of slavery....   [tags: Slavery in the United States, Slavery]

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Breakfast Montage Clip in Orsen Welles' Citizen Kane

- Citizen Kane, is a 1941 American film, written, produced, and starred by Orson Welles. This film is often proclaimed by critics,filmmakers, and fans as one of the best if not the best film ever made. Citizen Kane is an unbelievable film becuase of how advanced it is compared to other films of its time. In the film, the producer used many different narrative elements to capture the audiences imagination. It truly is astounding how the filmmakers used certain editing techniques, sounds, and different narrative elements to illustrate the story and the plot....   [tags: technique, editing, narrative]

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The Quality Of Narrative Disclosure

- Introduction The company’s narrative disclosure is a direct way to let the management communicate with its shareholders and external stakeholders. Through assessing the information disclosed in the narrative disclosure, the performance, strategy and market position of the company can be evaluated by shareholders and external stakeholders. Therefore, it is important to guarantee the quality of narrative disclosure. However, the standard criterion of quality of narrative disclosure is very difficult and complicated to define as it depends on the purpose of users who assess those disclosures....   [tags: Board of directors, Management, FTSE 100 Index]

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Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass

- Frederick Douglass was born in Maryland in 1818 as a slave to a maritime captain, Captain Anthony. After decades of enslavement, Frederick Douglass escaped to the North and became one of the prominent members and drivers of the abolitionist movement. In an effort to provide an eye-opening account of the harsh treatment of slaves, Douglass wrote Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass. In his autobiography, Frederick Douglass detailed his life beginning from his meager early years through his escape to the North....   [tags: slavery, abolitionist movement]

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Writing Techniques That Appeal to Readers

- Writing Techniques That Appeal to Readers Anyone who will be required to write at any time, no matter what the function of the writing, should learn good writing techniques that appeal to readers. Every type of writing should possess something that will draw the reader into the words to make the reader feel that he can relate to what he reads. Many techniques can accomplish this goal of writing. Diction, organization, description, and titles are all key parts of an essay that combine the author's thoughts and teelings in an effective manner....   [tags: Education Teaching Writing Essays]

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The Use of Nonverbal Theatrical Techniques in Soyinka’s Plays

- The drama of Wole Soyinka is the creative mixing of Yoruba rituals, dramatic techniques, music and dance with the foreign language, English. The rites, rituals, gestures, music and dance are some of the nonverbal techniques Soyinka employs in order to achieve his dramatic effect. The language is full of wit and graphic insult. Language is not the only thing Soyinka relies on for effective theatre but also on so many techniques. This is an attempt to discuss these techniques in some important plays of Wole Soyinka....   [tags: yoruba rituals, gestures]

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Techniques That Innocent Use Help Their Designed Brand Message

- Techniques that Innocent use keep to their designed brand message because of their linguistic styles and language; they incorporate their light hearted and humours ideology such as on their juice bottles instead of having a use by date it says enjoy by, which creates a humorous approach to even the smallest detail. Innocent have a clear market segmenting by firstly being able to sell their drinks at a premium price due to all bottles being 100% recyclable, all fruit sourced in association with the rainforest alliance and having 80% market share (Innocent, 2015) with only a few competitors....   [tags: Marketing, Advertising, Brand, Market segmentation]

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The Art of Film Making

- A film relies on the way directors have adapted their visions to the screen. When film first began there became a standard on how the film was filmed, and how the story was told. This led to the beginning of alternative practices in cinema. Stylistic devices that are found in alternative cinema led to the deconstruction of the classic Hollywood practice. These alternative film styles come about because of the extension of meaning. In alternative film every aspect of the film was put there for a meaning, and purpose....   [tags: movie techniques]

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Issues Surrounding Narrative Design

- ... 522). Based on my personal experience, two common reasons why people provide false data is to provide a happy conclusion, which makes people comfortable, or to victimize because they seek attention. Fortunately, researchers may use several techniques to address the issue of collecting false data. The techniques used include “the collection of multiple field texts, the triangulation of data, and member checking” (Creswell, 2008). These techniques are useful to review and assess the data collected through stories as false or reliable....   [tags: data collection, gathering stories]

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Personal Narrative And Research Paper : Dear Professor And Her Literate Colleagues

- Dear Professor and her Literate colleagues, I wish to thank everyone who impacted my education in any way and gave me motivation to keep studying when I felt like I did not have the ability nor the skills to continue my education. This course molded me into a better writer and made me enjoy writing more than anything else. The revisions that I made throughout the course allowed me to improve my sentence structures, organize my essays, and personalize them by creating a theme for the genre pertaining to each essay, and avoid writer’s block for my personal narrative and the research paper about Chicanos in education....   [tags: Writing, Essay, Learning, The Reader]

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Narrative Spatial Design

- This chapter is an attempt to define and trace the development of an emerging genre of spatial design known as Narrative. It aims also to shed some light on some theories and classifications related his issue. Understanding and analyzing previous endeavors in the area will form the cornerstone of exploring the attributes of a space which is make it capable of telling a story and conveying a message. Nigel Coates - one of the most original and profound British theorists and thinkers in architecture, interior and product design – has written profoundly and practiced design based on what he calls a ‘Narrative’ approach to design....   [tags: Architecture]

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Frederick Douglass 's Narrative Of Slavery

- Frederick Douglass was an American slave in the south during the time of the abolitionist movement. During his time in slavery he learned his ABC’s from a benevolent slave owner and from there teaches himself how to read. Using this knowledge he is able to learn about the abolitionist movement in the north and eventually plans his escape from his captivity in Baltimore. Many years after his escape he is able to write and publish the narrative of his life with the purpose of showing abolitionist and those on the fence about slavery in the North that the institution is not all it is portrayed to be....   [tags: Slavery in the United States, Slavery]

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Personal Narrative Of Poetry By Robert Frost

- Personal Narrative in Poetry When coming to the first class of Form in Poetry, I admit I was a bit nervous, for I knew very little about poets, poetry, and poems, but I also was very ignorant because I did not believe there was a lot within a poem. Oh how naive I was. The further we pushed through the year I was enlightened with new types of ways to format a poem, different meters and beats, to an array of vocabulary words that I could not begin to define. I learned that not only if poetry and abstract art form, but it is a very particular and intellectual form of art that has the ability to morph into an infinite number of possibilities....   [tags: Poetry, Rhyme, Syllable, Literature]

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Role of Poetry in Heian Narrative Prose

- Poetry has a long history in both Western and Eastern literature. As an art form, it is thought to even pre-date the written word (“Poetry,” n.d.). Some argue that the role of Eastern poetry, specifically Japanese, differs from that of the West because in Japan it is meant to capture a moment of emotion whereas Western literature is meant to describe an emotion. Nonetheless, poetry plays an extensive role in new and old Japanese society—some of the earliest written texts and the most important were poem anthologies....   [tags: Poetry Analysis ]

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Personal Narrative - A Hole In My Left Shoe

- A Hole In My Left Shoe I have a hole in my left shoe. It’s on the inside of my left shoe, and it’s been there since the first week I had these shoes. It doesn’t grow or change, because the circumstances that begot it do not grow or change. It’s there because when I sword fight I drag that foot as part of my footwork. This hole in my shoe is a constant thing in my life. Even when I get a new pair of shoes it will still be back there within a week. Look closely at this hole and you can see into it, into me....   [tags: Personal Narrative Writing]

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Writing Techniques Used in The Bluest Eye

- Toni Morrison the first black woman to receive the Nobel Prize in Literature, was born Chloe Anthony Wofford on February 18, 1931 in Lorain, Ohio. She was the second of four children to George and Ramah Wofford. Her parents moved to Ohio from the South to escape racism and to find better opportunities in the North. Lorain was a small industrial town populated with immigrant Europeans, Mexicans and Southern blacks who lived next door to each other. Chloe attended an integrated school. In the first grade she was the only black student in her class and the only one who could read....   [tags: Toni Morrison]

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Edwin S. Porter, D. W. Griffith, and George Melies Film Techniques

- Edwin S.Porter Edwin S. Porter contributed the following editing styles and techniques to film. He used a dissolve between every shot just and he frequently had the same action repeated across the dissolves. According to Filmrefrence.com “Edison Company’s new Vitascope projector in Indiana and California, and Porter worked with them as a projectionist in Los Angeles and Indianapolis. Later that year he went to work for Raff & Gammon in New York but left after the Edison Company broke with Raff & Gammon....   [tags: film, movies, camera setup]

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Analysis Of ' The ' By Gerard Genette

- Gerard Genette is the final critic of Narratology and perhaps the greatest influence on the study of narratives, he asserted that narratives like the plot of story are utilized, the concepts of mimesis and diegesis, focalization, the importance of time, the frame of the story and the language utilized by the characters. He labeled the forms of narrative and expanded upon their purpose, he stated that mimesis or the“parts of a narrative which are presented in a mimetic manner are ‘dramatised’...making use of dialogue which contains direct speech”Barry....   [tags: Narrative, Narrative mode, Narratology, Narrator]

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Analysis Of `` A Clean Well Lighted Place `` And Poe 's The Cask Of Amontillado ``

- A critical element in any work of fiction is the narrator, the person who is telling the story. Associated with the narrator is the narratee, the person who is getting the story told too. It is harder to pin down the narratee than the narrator because, in some texts, they tend not to be fully realized characters while in others they are fully described. The relationship between the narrator and narratee is an important aspect of a story and identifying this connection allows for a deeper comprehension of the narration....   [tags: Narrative, Fiction, First-person narrative]

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The Function Of Cognitive Literary Theory

- The function of cognitive literary theory is to use literary narratives in order to understand how the reader encounters and understands text as well as how the brain interacts and remembers narratives. In other words, it seeks to answer why human beings are so drawn to creating and propagating narratives either orally through communication or via written literature, which suffuse every aspect of our lives. Much of the narratives that have been studied for this purpose include complex and classic literary works whose narrative strategies compel the reader to become immersed in the fictional world created by the author....   [tags: Narrative, Fiction, Narrator, Narrative mode]

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Personal Narrative: My Experience Teaching versus Learning

- Last semester I led a ninth-grade class room through a reading of Romeo and Juliet. I had little time to prepare for this unit of study, and had never formally studied or written about the play. I worked my way through each scene, preparing prompts and discussions that seemed relevant to the content of the play, to its connections to private and public social issues (both Elizabethan and modern), and to why the play was written in poetic form, or what the poet was trying to do with language. The play is rife with paradox, oxymoron, and ambiguity, so finding a focal point or common theme to unify the various lessons was difficult....   [tags: Narrative Essay Writing English Teacher Student]

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A Narrative Criticism of 1 Samuel 9:1-21

- To engross oneself in the stories of the Hebrew Scriptures is to be absorbed into a world of literature, a world in which the events of many thousands of years past are relived and re-experienced in the imagination of the reader and of the listener. Within this rich ability to form our imaginations exists techniques and features identified through scholarship and used by authors to evoke, reflect, instruct and suggest this reality into its fullness, and it is the way that these are used in the narrative of 1 Samuel 9:1-21 to which we will now turn our attention....   [tags: Scripture Analysis ]

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Narrative Therapy: The Collaborative Language Systems Approach

- Narrative Therapy: The Collaborative Language Systems Approach • Narrative therapy is a philosophical mindset in which individuals approach therapy and being in the world. • Main developers of this approach: Michael White, David Epson, Harry Goolishian and Harlene Anderson, Houston Galveston Institute • Premise I: Narrative Therapy is a collaborative language systems approach, where language and conversation are the core concepts. These core concepts are rooted in the postmodernist interpretive perspective, which includes contemporary hermeneutics and social constructionism....   [tags: interaction, dialogue, relationships]

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Narrative Voices in Shelley's Frankenstein and Fathers and Sons by Ivan Turgenev

- Narrative Voices in Shelley's Frankenstein and Fathers and Sons by Ivan Turgenev I have chosen to compare the narrative voices of Frankenstein and Fathers and Sons, as the perspectives in these two novels differ from one another. Frankenstein’s narrative voice contains tales of three characters within one narrative, none belonging directly to the author, whereas the narrative voice of Fathers and Sons, is that of the author alone. Examples I will be using are taken from ‘The Realist Novel’ (TRN), and from the novels of Frankenstein (F) and Fathers and Sons (F&S)....   [tags: Shelley Frankenstein Fathers Turgenev Essays]

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The Narrative Structure of The Red Room

- The Narrative Structure of The Red Room In the beginning of the story, as we know the narrator is very cocky and confident. When the narrator is in the sitting room, we can see that tension starts to build up when he meets the weird and daunting old people. The description of the old people in the sitting room builds up tension, due to the gruesome description of the almost terrifying old people. They also act strange, which also adds to the amount of tension. While the narrator is on his way to the sitting room, we can see that more tension is being built at this stage, due to the explicit description of the surroundings, this increases the amount of tension b...   [tags: Papers]

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Insight into milan kunderas narrative

- Insight into Milan Kundera’s narrative This essay is specifically based on the narrative technique used by Milan Kundera in his book The Unbearable Lightness of Being. It is mostly focused in a personal critic supported with comments and critics made by important and distinguished authors. To sum up, it is an essay which main point is directed to the description of Milan Kundera’s narration as well as a personal opinion supported by critics of experts. The Unbearable Lightness of Being is a work of fiction, that it is also combined with facts of history....   [tags: essays research papers]

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English Education: A Literary Firestorm

- The face of English education is changing not always for the better. Education as a whole has made leaps and bounds in the last 50 years this has been assisted by many other factors including technology, new teaching techniques, better training of teachers among other things. One of the areas that have changed the most is English education. There have been three recurring issues that have been maintained over the last few decades. These are debates that have valid arguments on both sides of the issue which is why no real solutions have been proposed....   [tags: Education, Technology, Teaching Techniques]

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The Role of Poetry in Narrative Prose of the Heian Period

- The role of poetry in narrative prose of the Heian Period (794-1185) has impacted Japan`s culture by the improvement and blossoming of Japanese arts and literature. Japan was greatly influenced by the Chinese during the Heian Period due to imported things from China; example include Buddhism, poetry, art techniques, methods of organizing government, even the plan for the city of Heian-kyô itself.“The Heian period was named after this city, the country really was at peace, and the aristocrats of the Imperial Court spent much of their time creating a classical culture that still lives today”( The Heian Period: 794-1185)....   [tags: Literature]

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Raymond Chandler's Writing Techniques in The Big Sleep

- Raymond Chandler's Writing Techniques in The Big Sleep       I sat at my desk, wondering what I could possibly write about The Big Sleep. I mean, there are so many possibilities. This guy, Raymond Chandler's writing style is so different from anything I have ever read before, that there are many things that I could talk about. I heard that Chandler once said, "I live for syntax!" It does not surprise me that he would say something along those lines. I mean, this writer is all over the page with different writing techniques....   [tags: Chandler Big Sleep Essays]

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Role of Poetry in Narrative Prose of the Heian Period

- Japanese literature in the Heian period was most popular for its domination of women’s culture (Hooker, Richard). During this time, a new writing technique was implemented called hiragana. This was especially accepted as a woman’s way of writing since a woman knowing Chinese characters was considered unladylike. For many years Chinese characters was the only accepted way of writing, thus the birth of a new writing technique was like a revelation. This incorporation made a huge impact on Japanese literature, since long before it existed, most techniques were adopted from the Chinese....   [tags: Literary Analysis ]

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The Staging Techniques and Design Aspects of Silas Marner

- The Staging Techniques and Design Aspects of Silas Marner A production of George Eliot's novel Silas Marner was held at the "clwyd theatr cyrmru". The Theatre itself is only small but this was used to the best advantage. The novel attempts to prove that love of others is more fulfilling than love of money. The play is set on what appears to be a simple thrust stage, with a simple sky cyclorama. The cyclorama although with a simple design over powered the stage, as the characters shadows where projected on the cyclorama and changed size depending on there positioning on the stage....   [tags: George Eliot Theatre Drama Plays Essays]

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Oroonoko by Aphra Behn

- Originally published in 1688, Aphra Behn’s groundbreaking novel Oronooko remains a rich artifact for decoding the context and era in which it was written in. When Oroonoko had first been published, the basic concept of the novel as a writing technique was still in early experimental stages. Aphra Behn, though, through countless stylistic techniques and interwoven patterns, seamlessly wrote one of the earliest and most important novels of all time. This essay will elaborate upon such stylistic traits and patterns and further the reader’s understanding of not only the novel, but also what Oroonoko really said about the culture of the time period....   [tags: Literary Techniques, Writing Styles]

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Artisitc Techniques in the Birth of Venus

- ... The central figure in the work is that of Venus, the Roman goddess of love and passion. She stands in the middle of the painting surrounded by symbolic imagery that narrates her creation and birth along with details surrounding her persona. Her skin is translucent and soft to indicate her first moments of being birthed from the sea and untouched by the sun or the elements. Her pose is not contrapasto (counterpose or standing with one leg bearing the subjects weight), but rather an impossibly elongated version of the pose....   [tags: painting, innocence, symbolism]

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Narrative vs. Montage

- Each film has a distinct purpose associated with it. Whether this purpose is as simple as teaching children a valuable lesson or as complex as criticizing a society’s barriers, there are explicit goals which must be discerningly conveyed. There are specific elements to filmmaking which are designed to contribute to the goals set forth when making a film. Such elements include what would be considered “aesthetics of astonishment,” or striking images, editing conflict and other techniques associated with montage filmmaking....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Identifying the Narrative and Genre Characteristics in a Film

- Identifying the Narrative and Genre Characteristics in a Film Film is undoubtly the reflective illusion of life and its complexities brought to a facade of psychological reality for its audience. It is an art form which plays with mans very definition of semiotic meanings, codes, signs, signifiers, connotations and popular ideologies to create a mental association with its audience and transport the spectator through the door way of a cinematic recreation of the “real world” This is more commonly known as verisimilitude....   [tags: Papers]

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Summary Of ' Jacob 's Room '

- A story that lacks a plot may cause readers to question what the underlying motive in writing a novel is. Virginia Woolf’s novel, Jacob’s Room, causes readers to do just this. Jacob’s Room appears to have no plot, but this lack of purpose is no accident. Through experimental narrative techniques Woolf develops a novel that emphasizes the psychological realm of her characters rather than the plot or action; though this experimentation does not come without problems, Jacob’s Room is still one of her most famous works today....   [tags: Fiction, Style, Narrative, Narratology]

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Personal Narrative: Speech Self Critique

- Personal Narrative: Speech Self Critique During my demonstration speech, I was affected by my speech anxiety. Some of the viewable symptoms were the shaking of my hands and also the stuttering of speech. I was able to control myself and relax after I started getting into my information. I did use some of the suggested relaxation techniques to relieve my anxiety. Before I got up to speak I thought confident of myself to help give me courage and confidence. While watching my video I did notice that I was able to understand and clearly know what the main point was....   [tags: Papers]

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Pre 1914 Gothic Horror Stories: Techniques Used in Writing The Tell Tale Heart and The Red Room

- The Tell Tale Heart and The Red Room are two short stories that share the genre of a gothic horror story. They are both based in the nineteenth century but the plots are very diverse from one another. The Tale Tell Heart tells the story of a man driven to insanity by his landlord’s eye whereas The Red Room is a story about an ignorant man whose disbelief in ghosts leads to him spending the entire night in a haunted room with ominous consequences. With both stories set pre 1914, the writers could expand upon their main ideas as the current time was one of huge conflict between religion and science....   [tags: the tell tale heart, the red room]

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Equiano 's Narrative Of The Life Of Olaudah Equiano, Or Gustavus Vassa

- Today, cultures generally recognize the irrefutable humanity of all people, no matter how well they assimilate into new cultures. However, for white society in the 1700’s, the instances where blacks assimilated into the cultures and customs of the New World and Europe were the only instances when whites attempted to recognize their humanity. Olaudah Equiano wrote of his own assimilation into European culture in his autobiography, The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano, or Gustavus Vassa....   [tags: Slavery, Atlantic slave trade, Olaudah Equiano]

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