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  • Cabrini-Green Movie Analysis

    Information Cabrini-Green, one of the 11 public-housing high-rises in Chicago, was built in 1958 for Italian immigrants who-who were affected by WWII. This did not work out for the immigrants due to poor living conditions, so they moved out. Soon after, the Cabrini high-rises were transformed and were turned into the Cabrini-Green homes after people built the William Green homes as an add-on to the Frances Cabrini homes. Right after that happened, the Cabrini-Green homes became an extremely segregated place to live, due to the population being predominantly African-American. Most of the population of Cabrini-Green were single mothers, then children. The African-Americans were fine with other people coming in, the problem was that the other people didn’t feel comfortable living with them in Cabrini-Green. The CHA (Chicago Housing Authority) saw…

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  • Mother Cabrini Research Paper

    Saint Frances Xavier Cabrini, Mother Cabrini, was an Italian saint who was sent to America to help the immigrants. She took a stand for all the immigrants by helping and taking care of them when others didn’t, and because of that, she became the first American saint. Frances, or Francesca, was born on July 15, 1850 in S’ant Angelo Lodigiano. Her parents were Agostino Cabrini and Stella Oldini. (Missionary Sisters of the Sacred Heart of Jesus). Her family was a very nice, but poor family.…

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  • Mise En-Clot In The Disney Film Version Of Cinderella

    adaptation could portray a character’s personality more with their costume. A costume is not just their clothing attire, but their makeup, their hair and their accessories are included. There is a specific scene that demonstrates this distinction between characters is the part when Cinderella talks down the stairs to show her stepfamily what she is wearing to the ball. Even just a still of this scene, one could tell the difference between the unalike personalities. From watching the film, we…

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  • Importance Of Color In Amelie

    symbolize, and to express. Amelie uses all of these functions with mainly the primary colors red, green and blue. In this essay I will describe how the functions of color and its other facets are used to enhance Amelie’s world. Color’s informational function sets the scene in Amelie from the start. The opening scenes of Amelie as a child highlight the red colors that are so prominent in the film. Red in the title sequence appears for example when she eats red raspberries off of her fingers or…

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  • Jackson Pollock And Roy Lichtenstein Art Analysis

    Mask has a thick lips with humongous eye with black line around it. Pollock painted the mask with very dark colors that will show the ugliness and the fearful way of the Mask. Pollock arrangement of the colors are spectacular. Pollock combined gold, orange, white, and light green colors which makes it more scary and uneasy to look at. The face of the Mask is painted white with orange color on the cheek. The bottom lips is different in size, and painted with hot red and black color.…

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  • Azo Dye Lab Report

    INTRODUCTION Dyes exist in natural and synthetic forms in the world; they are used for the purpose of changing colors of different materials. William Perkins first discovered the azo dye on accident after adding alcohol to a product in the lab. They have the ability to do this due to the molecules of the dyes possessing conjugation. Conjugation is defined as p-orbitals overlapping which causes the electrons within to be delocalized; it is also seen in molecules and compounds that contain…

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  • An Analysis Of Organic Teapot By Waldemar Kolbusz

    As it has progressed and gained popularity within pop culture, abstract art in Australia has become more and more prevalent. Teapot is an abstract work done by Waldemar Kolbusz most likely between 2008 to 2012. It is currently held in New York City, New York by Richard Martin Art, the gallery in which it is being sold at a starting price of $5,550. Teapot is an oil on linen piece that measures 91 cm by 76 cm. This piece, in particular, focuses on large blocking of contrasting colors. The…

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  • Critical Analysis Of Echo By Walter De La Mare

    means the “main” part of the branch, resaying nature is the main branch of the poem. The second stanza also has the evidence that the character is depressed. “Hissed in the sun” Hissed mean a sharp note but can also mean displeasure. Figuring out that hissed could mean displeasure, resaying it would be” displeasure of the sun” The sun signals warm, light and hope, but saying there’s a displeasure to that could mean the opposite. “The dark air carried my cry” The author uses words of…

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  • The Color Red In The Great Gatsby

    Colors help people understand the world around them. Colors can tell people how someone is feeling, if something is cheerful or gloomy and just an overall sense of mood. In F Scott Fitzgerald’s novel The Great Gatsby, color symbolism plays an important role in the understanding of the characters. One color that plays a very important role in the novel would be the color green. Green is important in The Great Gatsby for many reasons. On reason would be Daisy’s green light at the end of her homes…

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  • Symbolism In J. D. Salinger's The Catcher In The

    changing the verb “meet” to “catch”, Holden transforms a poem laden with sexual overtones into an appeal to protect children’s innocence” (Kerr). Since innocence is such an important value in Holden’s life, Salinger uses the color green to symbolize innocence. This symbol can be found three times in the novel. The first time is with Allie 's baseball glove. Holden’s younger brother Allie died at a young age of leukemia. Holden often glorifies Allie’s beliefs and actions throughout the novel.…

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