Alejandro Jodorowsky

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  • The Theme Of Dystopia In Flawed By Lisa M. Stasse

    “Every one of us is a perfect human being, deformed by the family, the society and the culture.” This quote by Alejandro Jodorowsky talks about how living in an imperfect world will impact us as people, though the quote doesn’t talk about dystopias directly, the genre is an example of how the world around us affects our minds. Though written in 2 extremely different dystopias, Flawed by Cecilia Ahern and Forsaken by Lisa M. Stasse demonstrate an originally accepted hero, who later fights an overbearing government that takes control of the citizens lives. One similarity Alenna Shawcross and Celestine both share is that they are originally accepted in society however later realizes how wrong the rules really are. In Flawed, Celestine is dating…

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  • Importance Of Art In High School

    from my interactive design and Authoring classes.over the years I became stronger on the computer as far as coloring it has been one of my weaknesses since I was younger weather it is with marker, paint, or pastels and as I grew older working more and more on the computer those weaknesses grew. When I start creating, I always keep the mindset of creating what I like, no matter how good it is if I do not like it I usually will not share it with anyone but myself. A lot of the art I make are self…

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  • Debating Immigration Summary

    In “Should immigrants assimilate?”, Alejandro Portes and Min Zhou address the pressure to automatically assimilate that continues to hound second generation immigrants. They weigh the costs of this automatic assimilation and the effects of evident discrimination of a second generation immigrant that follows if assimilation is refused. Mary C. Waters’ article, “Debating Immigration”, acknowledges the inconsistencies of public debate and credible studies dealing with second generation immigrants…

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  • Essay On Valerian

    Metal, which is still published today in the United States, attracted the attention of a whole generation of artists when it was launched, and made French and Belgian comics and European comics in general even more popular with a generation after new visions. The cross-influence from comics to cinema should not come as a surprise and Star Wars is not the only case. In fact, Luc Besson’s film The Fifth Element is said to have “borrowed” the idea from the comic seris The Incal, created in 1980 by…

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  • Moral Quotes In The Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn

    “Everyone of us is a perfect human being, deformed by the family, the society, and the culture.” Quoted by Alejandro Jodorowsky. Huckleberry Finn, the main character of the book, demonstrates one part of an epic adventure between his own heart and the society he lives in. It evidently states that Huck 's heart is in the right place and he can tell that society 's heart isn 't. His own deformed conscience was because of his community 's backwards outlook on the world. In the novel The Adventures…

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  • Individuality And Conformity In Franz Kafka's The Metamorphosis

    “Birds born in a cage think flying is an illness” (Alejandro Jodorowsky). People who have always lacked freedom fail to understand the importance of being able to grow and find individuality. Franz Kafka’s The Metamorphosis explores the role of the individual, and what it takes as well as what must be sacrificed in order to find contentment in a capitalistic society. Individuals find that society constantly imposes limitations upon them, most since birth. Humanity is not taught to rise above the…

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