Is American Psycho A Misogynist Text?

Loading… Loading… Is American Psycho A Misogynist Text? INTRODUCTION The essential premise of American Psycho is probably not a sexual one, and to focus on Bateman’s sexuality is to risk missing the point. The caricatured inhumanity of the central character focuses on markers of maleness, a “pre-metrosexual” 1980’s masculinity defined Read more…

The Presentation of Violence

Loading… Loading… The Presentation of Violence The Presentation of Violence in For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When The Rainbow is Enuf and Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom. The different rivers of violence – sexual, domestic, racial, personal — that flow through Ntozake Shange’s For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Read more…

Existentialism and Absurdism

Loading… Loading… Existentialism and Absurdism The present paper undertakes an extensive investigation of Existentialism. The present paper, as such, looks into existentialism from a number of perspectives exploring the various ideologies for the very phenomenon and also it pursues the link of existentialism to absurdism. In the first section of Read more…

Existentialism and Absurdism

Loading… Loading… Existentialism and Absurdism The present paper undertakes an extensive investigation of Existentialism. The present paper, as such, looks into existentialism from a number of perspectives exploring the various ideologies for the very phenomenon and also it pursues the link of existentialism to absurdism. In the first section of Read more…

Gulliver’s Travels and the Witches

Loading… Loading… Gulliver’s Travels and the Witches “He has gone where fierce indignation can lacerate his heart no more” – these are the epitaphic words of Jonathan Swift, author of Gulliver’s Travels. They are indicative of a career spent contemplating the weaknesses and sins of mankind, of a man described Read more…