Category Archives: Homework

Enjoy The Simpsons Covering Poe

<p><a href=”https://vimeo.com/29733360″>Bart The Raven</a> from <a href=”https://vimeo.com/wsfl”>SFL-TV</a&gt; on <a href=”https://vimeo.com”>Vimeo</a&gt;.</p> Read Poe’s “The Raven” in our Norton Anthology. Then enjoy this video version with your book open. You will find how accurate it is to the text. I think Matt Groening … Continue reading

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Create a Argument for the Best AP Prompt

Just to let you know that the technology department in the Crowsnest likes to connect literature to movies, enjoy this trailer from the interesting teen movie, Easy A. Though by no means a rendition of Hawthorne’s novel, The Scarlet Letter, … Continue reading

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An Interesting Story By Francis Coates Jones In this image we see two beautiful women and a young girl. One woman is reading a newspaper while sitting in the sunlight while the other woman is sewing. Both the woman sewing and … Continue reading

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City Loneliness

Edward Hopper portrays mystery and loneliness through this scene. There is no way to tell what the interaction is between these two people, if there even is one to begin with. The scene looks as if it could be in … Continue reading

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Nighthawks

In the painting Nighthawks by Edward Hopper, multiple examples of modernism are used. One important element of modernism is that the reader must particpate. On this lonely night there is a couple on one side of the bar, a lonely … Continue reading

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Tokyo Tower, A Lonely Giant

Tokyo Tower, an iconic building in Tokyo, is no longer the most grandeur, most modern, or even the tallest building in the city. However, it was once the epitome of modernism. The Tokyo skyline was not always dominated by skyscrapers … Continue reading

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Modernism In NYC

The Hearst Building, in New York City, exhibits modernism in the form of presenting puzzling features. To start off, the building as the foundation of a pre-1900’s building while the main part of the building was built during the modernism … Continue reading

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What do you think of Nike using Hughes’ dream?

What is the most important poetic device that the ad visualizes? Please read this famous poem and reflect on how the ad incorporates the poem into their message.   Form your opinion of this ad’s use of the poetic device … Continue reading

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Flying by the Seat of our Pants

In the early days of air flight, flying by the seat of your pants was a necessity as pilots flew without instruments and by instinct. Today, I think we do not fully appreciate this way of moving foward into a … Continue reading

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Using Devices to Be Yourself

“Interlink’d, food-yielding lands!/ Land of coal and iron! land of gold! land of cotton, sugar, rice!/ Land of wheat, beef, pork! land of wool and hemp! land of the apple and the grape!” This literary device filled and meaning revealing … Continue reading

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