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The Significance of Edward Said’s Orientalism and the Nature of Criticism for this Literary Work By Farrukh Khan
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The relationship between Europe and Asia has a 4000-year-old history and this means that it is only natural to expect that ideological suppositions, impressions, images and fantasies about the Orient... More > created by those from Europe who were perhaps more competent do so exist in the European mind. What is the nature of these impressions and images and are they somewhat different from the reality of things? Were the Europeans guilty of trying to twist reality in a manner that served their interests for maintaining their superiority and hegemony? This essay presents a discussion about the significance of the work “Orientalism “and the criticism that this work has received.< Less
West Indian Literature By Farrukh Khan
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Caribbean literature witnessed a gradual resurgence as efforts were made by Caribbean authors to engage in contentious dialogues with the colonisers and to shape Caribbean literary aesthetics to... More > include ideas other than those from the Victorian British. Sustained literary achievement resulted in a climax with the award of two Nobel Prizes in literature for those who hailed from this difficult to define region. The Caribbean is a complex mixture of many races, cultures, religions and traditions. This has made it difficult to fully understand the Caribbean identity, especially when European thought had been so dominant in this region. This essay presents an examination of the debates about the Caribbean identity that are apparent in Caribbean literature and the evolution of Caribbean literary aesthetics by examining selected works of Derek Walcott and Wilson Harris.< Less
The Significance of Edward Said’s Orientalism and the Nature of Criticism for this Literary Work By Farrukh Khan
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The relationship between Europe and Asia has a 4000-year-old history and this means that it is only natural to expect that ideological suppositions, impressions, images and fantasies about the Orient... More > created by those from Europe who were perhaps more competent do so exist in the European mind. What is the nature of these impressions and images and are they somewhat different from the reality of things? Were the Europeans guilty of trying to twist reality in a manner that served their interests for maintaining their superiority and hegemony? This essay presents a discussion about the significance of the work “Orientalism “and the criticism that this work has received.< Less
An Analysis of James Arthur Baldwin’s 1957 Short Story "Sonny’s Blues “ By Farrukh Khan
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James Baldwin, a former Pentecostal preacher, was an American novelist, playwright, essayist, poet and civil rights activist who rose to fame and prominence with the publication of his novel... More > ‘The Fire Next Time’, which is about racial tensions in the United States of America and a hope for the future. He was born in Harlem, New York and thus had the opportunity to observe the poverty, problems and hopes of his people who had to somehow endure to build something. His story ‘Sonny’s Blues’ is in a way a reflection about his own life and the two paths that he could have chosen for himself. Like Sonny, the character depicted in his story, James Baldwin chooses to become a writer and an artist, but he describes the trauma and the hardship that artists endure and how friends and family make a difference. This essay presents an analysis of James Baldwin's 1957 story ‘Sonny’s Blues”.< Less
A Comparison of Shakespeare’s Hamlet and Tempest By Farrukh Khan
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This brief paper attempts a comparison Shakespeare’s work “Hamlet” with “The Tempest” by the same author. William Shakespeare was undoubtedly one of the greatest play... More > writes of his time and his classical work is still very much admired and widely read today. His earlier work was influenced by earlier writers such as Marlowe and Kyd. However, his style of writing changed considerably over his career and one of his last works “The Tempest” which was a romantic comedy was so different from the tragedies that he had been writing, that it was declared “un-Shakespearian”. Shakespeare’s style of writing in the two plays is discussed in this paper.< Less
West Indian Literature By Farrukh Khan
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Caribbean literature witnessed a gradual resurgence as efforts were made by Caribbean authors to engage in contentious dialogues with the colonisers and to shape Caribbean literary aesthetics to... More > include ideas other than those from the Victorian British. Sustained literary achievement resulted in a climax with the award of two Nobel Prizes in literature for those who hailed from this difficult to define region. The Caribbean is a complex mixture of many races, cultures, religions and traditions. This has made it difficult to fully understand the Caribbean identity, especially when European thought had been so dominant in this region. This essay presents an examination of the debates about the Caribbean identity that are apparent in Caribbean literature and the evolution of Caribbean literary aesthetics by examining selected works of Derek Walcott and Wilson Harris.< Less
Out of This Furnace by Thomas Bell By Farrukh Khan
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This essay takes a look at the book Out of This Furnace by Thomas Bell, which tells the story of the struggles that the immigrants to the United States of America from Slovak countries had to endure... More > in order to establish themselves in the new country. The book discusses the immigrants who arrived in the United States in the 19th and early 20th century and in the paper, an attempt is made to discover the strengths and weaknesses of the book. The themes, characters, depictions and events of the book are described and their strengths and weaknesses are discussed.< Less
Andrew Marvell’s “The Garden” By Farrukh Khan
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This brief essay takes a look at the verses of the sixth stanza of Andrew Marvell’s poem “The Garden”. Andrew Marvell lived in the times of Oliver Cromwell when England was engulfed... More > in wars. Andrew served as a parliamentarian and a first assistant of John Milton, with the times having an impact on his poetry. He has been called one of England’s greatest metaphysical poets and his poetry has included the poems “To His Coy Mistress” and “The Garden”. The meaning of the verses of the sixth stanza of his famous poem “The Garden”, which have been described as being very cryptic, are explored in the essay.< Less
An Analysis of James Arthur Baldwin’s 1957 Short Story "Sonny’s Blues “ By Farrukh Khan
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James Baldwin, a former Pentecostal preacher, was an American novelist, playwright, essayist, poet and civil rights activist who rose to fame and prominence with the publication of his novel... More > ‘The Fire Next Time’, which is about racial tensions in the United States of America and a hope for the future. He was born in Harlem, New York and thus had the opportunity to observe the poverty, problems and hopes of his people who had to somehow endure to build something. His story ‘Sonny’s Blues’ is in a way a reflection about his own life and the two paths that he could have chosen for himself. Like Sonny, the character depicted in his story, James Baldwin chooses to become a writer and an artist, but he describes the trauma and the hardship that artists endure and how friends and family make a difference. This essay presents an analysis of James Baldwin's 1957 story ‘Sonny’s Blues”.< Less
The Home Environment: How does it affect the Occupational Performance of Older People and What Intervention does Occupational Therapy Provide? By Farrukh Khan
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In the United Kingdom, as in many other countries of the world, the number of older people is increasing both in terms of numbers and as a percentage of the overall population. The process of aging... More > introduces new physical and mental limitations in older people and these people experience a deterioration in their eyesight, sense of hearing, muscle and bone strength as well as a deterioration in short – term memory and general cognitive performance amongst other age induced limitations.This dissertation attempts to examine the link between an older person’s home environment and their occupational performance, the role of the occupational therapist in the care of older people and the United Kingdom National Service Framework for Older People.< Less

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