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    Defining classic literature is a more complex and debated subject than one might imagine it to be. The Merriam-Webster Dictionary defines the word classic as an adjective used to show that something is the very best of its kind, an example of excellence or something that has been popular for a long period of time. The word literature also has a wide range of meanings. It can mean any written work such as a brochure, novel, article, poem, play, or booklet about a particular subject. ““Literature,” which traditionally meant fiction, has also expanded to include new forms of literary – or narrative — nonfiction and new forms of poetry, including novels and book-length works of nonfiction in verse. The increasing importance of visual communication…

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    middle school girl. Both my mom and Lillian began urging me to read the classics, a category of books that I believed were 900 pages long, with boring characters who always either fell in love with each other or died. The first classic Lillian suggested to me was Pride and Prejudice (a very smart choice on her part; my family and I had already watched the movie and loved it immensely). I finished the third chapter before deciding that it was too complicated…

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    In this picture, we see that the artist combined small pictures to create this image of the coke bottle. Most of the celebrities are from older or classic times. Its motto is “a classic never goes out of style” which ties in every celebrity because even though they were known in the past many people still know them. The ad uses Breakfast at Tiffany’s, The Beatles, The American Flag, The Rolling Stones, Marilyn Monroe, Elvis, Baseball, Apple Pie, a Cadillac, and the famous kiss after World War…

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    Classic Literary Classic

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    Nicholas Stammen Mrs. Calhoun English 9 12 Dec. 2016 What Makes a Classic Literary Novel? Classics are not always boring; they can be enjoyable to read. Often times, readers consider a book a classic if it is old, teaches a lesson, and has been taught in school for many years. For many, To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee, is deemed a literary classic because it contains these traits. Many people continue to relate to this timeless novel. To Kill a Mockingbird is a literary classic because…

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    Theme Of Sin In Hawthorne's The Scarlet Letter

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    Lessons Learned from The Scarlet Letter The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne is considered by many to be a classic novel. In The Scarlet Letter, Hawthorne provides his audience with a real sense of the consequences of unconfessed sin, isolation from society, and the presence of evil everywhere. Through his portrayal of the main characters, his choice of setting, and his implied moral lessons, he teaches lessons that must be learned for humans to continue living in harmony…

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    Classic Chevy

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    of the American backdrop, and if you are restoring your classic Chevy, then you may need to replace old door panels. H&H Classic can help you with your restoration needs. The door panels on your classic Chevy help to set the interior apart, and if you are showing it, you want to make sure that you have repaired or replaced any part of the doors that may have become damaged over the years. These…

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    Timeless Classic

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    March, 2016 Why To Kill a Mockingbird is Not a Timeless Classic How one construes a “timeless classic” differs from reader to reader, therefore many have dissimilar views on if one novel belongs in the category of a “timeless classic”. However, for a story to be dubbed a “timeless classic”, it needs to include fresh and original themes and realistic characters who can be relatable to readers. Throughout the course of the novel, To Kill a Mockingbird, written by Harper Lee, proves itself to be…

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    Classic Literature

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    Classic literature is inspirational and allows someone to relate to the feel of the story, some may be complex and some simple, classic literature is very hard to find and there isn’t a distinct test to see weather something is classic or not. Great works of literature are pieces that get you thinking and involved or attached to certain ideas or characters. They give more of a singular attachment, where you don’t love everything you love a specific thing and you focus on that one thing. There…

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    Classic Liberalism

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    Classic liberalism, which originates from the philosophy of Immanuel Kant, assumes that the international system is anarchic but also believes that peace is possible for peace through cooperation. Liberals believe that the international law "is a way of structuring "patterns of individual and group interaction in transnational society, patterns which, in turn, create interests that make up and constrain state action," (Burly, 1993-230). Liberals also stress the importance of liberal values,…

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    Classic Heroes

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    There are many who object to the sudden diversification of heroes. These readers view the reimagining of classic heroes as travesties against the characters they know and love. Classic heroes such as Spiderman, Captain America, and Thor have been popular for years and with their popularity, these heroes have become associated with certain aspects and appearances. Many fans would argue that a superhero character wouldn’t be considered the same without their classic characteristics. In order to be…

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