In the Introduction of Fahrenheit 451, Neil Gaiman states, “This is a book of warning.” Both Fahrenheit 451 (written by Bradbury in 1953) and V for Vendetta (originally a graphic novel by Alan Moore published in 1988) could be interpreted as compelling social commentary applicable today. Compare and contrast how each of these works present … More Fahrenheit 451 & V for Vendetta: Warnings?
Summary: Casa Tomada, a short story written by Julio Cortázar, serves as a metaphor for the way dictatorships take over democracies. Casa Tomada es sobre dos hermanos de medianas edades quienes viven juntos en su casa ancestral. Una día, seres desconocidos tomaron la casa y los hermanos salieron simplemente sin mucha resistencia. Este cuento está … More Casa Tomada: La Dictadura y La Democracia
Chris McCandless invented the character Alexander Supertramp to embody the primitive freedom that comes with true self-reliance and a symbol of rebelliousness from society. For all of his life, he has witnessed his parents abandon their values in exchange for physical materials in their toxic relationship. Soon to become a law student, Chris was a … More Alexander Supertramp: A Character Analysis