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    Authors use many different literary devices to make their idea clear and concise or to enhance their novel or story. Moliere and Kafka are no different, their novels Tartuffe and The Metamorphosis, respectively, both use Deus Ex Machina to end their novel with a twist. Deus Ex Machina is when an author uses an unexpected power or events to save the characters or story from a seemingly impossible situation. It often used at the end of a story, novel, or play and to the reader it seems as if the ending is completely unexpected. Deus Ex Machina can be used in many different ways, some possibilities are shown through Tartuffe, The Metamorphosis, and comparing the two. Tartuffe is originally a play, written into a novel to tell the story of a desperate,…

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    Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

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    Deus Ex: Mankind Divided is a futuristic, first person shooter, rpg. This game is a sequel, but can stand alone due to a 13 minute recap of the previous installments. The main character Adam Jenson is almost completely machine. All augmented humans like him have become unwanted after the aug incident 2 years ago. They are segregated from normal humans and need a special identity card to even go in certain areas. Deus Ex: Mankind Divided is worth buying because it is a fascinating game with…

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    this certainly can apply to the theme and the book’s ending. In Lord of the Flies Golding uses deus ex machina to create a conclusion that yields specific characterization of the officer, as well as an implication of the boys’ fate, which accentuates the theme and leaves the reader thinking. This makes the ending the most effective it could be in relation to the rest of the book. The very end of the book, particularly the last 3 pages, introduces a new character, the naval officer. On the…

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    Androids will grow desire and emotion that inventors cannot measure. For example, Adam and Eve violated God's proscription of eating the fruit (Genesis 3:6) that leads to the God’s judgement of their expulsion (Genesis 3:24). Even the God could not prohibit mankind from conducting wrongdoing, how could human beings regulate androids? Nevertheless, the title has already implied that there is no God. Ex Machina originates from the Greek theater phrase, Deus ex machina, which is a device aiming to…

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    Pride and Prejudice is one of the most famous romance novels of all time. It centers on the representation of society, manners, marriage, and love in 19th century England. Author, Jane Austen, tells the convoluted love story of Elizabeth Bennet and Fitzwilliam Darcy and describes the challenges it takes for the two of them to receive their happy ending. Elizabeth is the protagonist of the story and plays a pivotal role in the plot because she is a round and dynamic character, has a variety of…

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    not in Athens where most Greeks lived? Ancient Greeks were not allowed to write about tragedies in their home-lands because they believed that if they wrote about tragedy in their land, it would actually occur there. Ancient Greeks also changed the times of their plays and literature of very mystical times in the past for the same reason: they don’t want tragedy happening in their time. In conclusion, this Greek myth, Medea, written by Euripides, gives us insight into Ancient Greek beliefs,…

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    it results in Medea lacking an anagnorisis as there is no peripeteia that precedes it. Aristotle also believes that a tragedy must contain hamartia (flaw) which is evident through the novel, for Medea, her ‘fatal flaw’ is her inability to have any balance in her emotions which ultimately results in her dowanfall. Lastly, the element the Aristotle defines but does not favor in a tragedy was the Deus ex Machina which ultimately fails to invoke the emotions of pity and sympathy in the form of a…

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    Medea Passion Analysis

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    to “fatal results”. The very notion that Medea evades punishment “in this chariot which the Sun has sent to save her from the hands of enemies” is a testimony to the idea that the combatant forces of reason and passion are arbitrary in the larger scheme of our existence. Although the human mind is accustomed to manifesting itself in binary oppositions constituted of reason and passion which extends to all facets of life, such a notion is underplayed in the face of god. Removed from our…

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    treatment and therapy for their minor children.” Again, after facing criticism for this, Reince Priebus, the chairman of the Republican Party and the incoming White House chief of staff, backpedaled on the statement and counter-stated that the language did not refer to conversion therapy. Notably, the president of the Log Cabin Republicans, an LGBTQ+ conservative group, stated that “the nod to conversion therapy was included at the urging of Tony Perkins, the president of the Family Research…

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    Mother Teresa Goals

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    Mother Teresa In our world, there are many people who work to achieve justice. Most of those heroes do not think about themselves, they only think about others, and how they can improve their world and their society. Every one of them has their own way to help the people around them. They spend a lot of effort, money, time and for some even their life to make the world a better place for others. Some of them use their position to help people; others do not have anything except their…

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