It looks like you've lost connection to our server. Please check your internet connection or reload this page.

Dublin Rd Essay Examples

29 total results
An Overview of James Joyce's Story Araby
Life in Dublin In James Joyce's story Araby, it was supposed to be a simple love story about a young boy who was in loved with his neighbors sister. But indeed the main point of the story is to demonstrate adolescence of a young boy, the young boys changed of maturity at the end of the story, and public life in Dublin...
1,074 words
2 pages
Character Analysis of The Sniper by Liam O'Flaherty
There are many short stories that delve into the dynamics of the
character. The short story, "The Sniper" by Liam O'Flaherty, shows that the
sniper is a dynamic character because of the character's change during the
story. The sniper was fighting a civilian war among his city against the
government in Dublin, I...
339 words
1 page
The Literary Trip to Dublin
The literary trip to Dublin was a great way for the class to understand the inspiration for Ulysses as well as give us a taste of Irelands capital. While I felt I learned a great deal about Ulysses and Irish culture on the trip, I had a tough time picturing some of the places described in the text. The growth of the city ov...
1,505 words
3 pages
Analyzing Juno and the Paycock by Sean O Casey
The four act play, Juno and the Paycock, written by Sean O’ Casey in the Three Dublin plays is about how the Irish working poor turn to religion when they are in need of help but lose faith easily. O’ Casey gives this in the reaction of the characters, pleading and praying when pared with danger or sorrow but when the worst...
589 words
1 page
Grim Tales of Dublin: An Analysis of James Joyce's Dubliners
Dubliners by James Joyce is a collection of short stories that revolve around the everyday lives of men, women and children in the Irish capital of Dublin. The short stories are generally unhappy tales that form a chronicle of lost innocence, missed opportunities, and paralysis which is always depicted as moral and physical...
2,616 words
6 pages
The Personal Experience of Representing Dublin at the International Millennium Queen of Roscommon Contest
When I was told Id be representing Dublin at the International Millennium Queen of Roscommon Contest I was so proud and delighted. All sorts of things were running through my head. I was quite nervous about meeting the other girls and absolutely petrified about standing on stage in front of hundreds of people as I had neve...
1,322 words
3 pages
The Omagh Blast,a Day That Changed My Life
The one cruel action that changed my life forever...... My mother is dead, my father is an alcoholic on anti-depressives, my brother is a terrorist and I'm a lonely, sorrowful pre school teacher who is trying to find my way back to life. The story I want to tell, started the night our mother went to the shop and nev...
1,448 words
3 pages
A Review of the Story Collection "Dubliners"
Dubliners is considered a champion among books written in the English language. James Joyces characterization of not only the people in the stories, but of Dublin itself, demonstrates his great ability as an author. Dubliners is not a book with a normal story line, a plot, and a definite climax and resolution. Instead, it i...
1,348 words
3 pages
A Biography of Mother Teresa the Roman Catholic Religious Sister and Missionary
Mother Teresa was always her own person, startlingly independent, obedient, yet challenging some preconceived notions and expectations. Her own life story includes many illustrations of her willingness to listen to and f...
1,266 words
3 pages
The Heartbreaking Stories and Experiences of Immigrants
The Book Immigrant Voices by Thomas Dublin is focused on giving readers a close view of what things were like for immigrants between the years of 1773-1986. It contains diaries, letters, autobiographies, and interviews of actual immigrants during this time period. The book tells many facts about immigration to America and t...
1,235 words
3 pages
A Description of Mother Teresa a Slavic Woman, Born in Gonxha
Who Was Mother Teresa? Mother Teresa was always her own person, startlingly independent, obedient, yet challenging some preconceived notions and expectations. Her own life story includes many illustrations of her willingness to listen to and follow her own conscience, even when it seemed to contradict what was expected. Thi...
1,272 words
3 pages
The Use of the Theme of Violence in Eavan Boland's Poem "The Dolls Museum in Dublin"
Nowhere can be found a land without violence. But nowhere but Ireland can be found a land with more violence. Eavan Boland uses the theme of violence in many of the poems that she writes. In some way, shape, or form, violence is incorporated and used to explain loss, grief, or exploitation. But it is when Boland contrasts t...
1,707 words
4 pages
An Analysis of the Setting in the Short Story Eveline by James Joyce
Setting of “Eveline” The setting of the short story “Eveline” by James Joyce goes far beyond the physical characteristics. The setting goes past being located in Dublin, Ireland in an old room. The setting greatly influences Eveline in many different ways. The setting entraps Eveline in this short story. The setting of...
486 words
1 page
The Life, Works and Influence of William Butler Yeats
On June 13 1865 William Butler Yeats was born in Dublin Ireland. From the start Yeats had artistic influences, due to the fact that his father Jack Butler Yeats was a noted Irish painter. He had no formal education until he was eleven, at that time he started at the Godolphin Grammar School in Hammer*censored*h England and...
1,189 words
3 pages
An Analysis of the Importance of the Community of the Women Mill Operatives in The Oppressing Hand of Avarice Would Enslave Us by Thomas Dublin
In The Oppressing Hand of Avarice Would Enslave Us, Thomas Dublin says that the life and sense of community of the women mill operatives was crucial for their ability to protest wage cuts and long work days. This sense of community among the women was nurtured by the structure of mill life. The women lived and worked togeth...
707 words
2 pages
The Growth and Development of Stephen Dedalus
Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man traces the growth and development of Stephen Dedalus from infancy to young manhood in Ireland at the end of the nineteenth century, and his gradual decision to cast off all his social, national, and religious constraints and live a life devoted to artistic pursuits. A Portrait of the A...
1,939 words
4 pages
A Summary of Immigrant Voices by Thomas Dublin
The Book Immigrant Voices by Thomas Dublin is focused on giving readers a close view of what things were like for immigrants between the years of 1773-1986. It contains diaries, letters, autobiographies, and interviews of actual immigrants during this time period. The book tells many facts about immigration to America and t...
1,235 words
3 pages
An Analysis of the Setting in James Joyce's Eveline
Setting is one of the most significant elements in a story. The setting goes far beyond the simple physical attributes and external face value. It seems "Eveline" solely takes place in Dublin in an old room, but the setting actually plays a key role in the story. The setting in "Eveline" helps the reader...
560 words
1 page
An Analysis of Dubliners by James Joyce
Dubliners (1914) by James Joyce Introduction Joyce said that in "Dubliners" his intention was "to write a chapter in the moral history of my country and I chose Dublin for the scene because the city seemed to me the centre of paralysis".The 15 stories which make up the collection are studies on the dec...
2,225 words
5 pages
A Look at Major Themes in Dubliners by James Joyce
A collection of short stories published in 1907, Dubliners, by James Joyce, revolves around the everyday lives of ordinary citizens in Dublin, Ireland (Freidrich 166). According to Joyce himself, his intention was to “write a chapter of the moral history of [his] country and [he] chose Dublin for the scene because the city...
1,483 words
3 pages
A Literary Analysis of a Little Cloud by James Joyce
A Little Cloud James Joyce wrote the story “A Little Cloud”; the story was published in 1905. “A Little Cloud” takes place in Dublin. Which is known to be a dirty town. Little Chandler is a thirty-two year old married man with one son who is not quite one year old in the story. He is called little Chandler because of...
777 words
2 pages
The Life and Works of Bram Stoker
Bram Stoker Abraham (Bram) Stoker was born November 8, 1847 at 15 The Crescent, Clontarf, North of Dublin, the third of seven children. For the first 7 years of his life Stoker was bedridden with a myriad of childhood diseases which afforded him much time to reading. By the time he went to college, Stoker had somehow over...
672 words
1 page
An Analysis and Geography of the Country of Ireland
The Country of Ireland Population Ireland has been inhabited since Stone Age times. For more than five thousand years peoples moving westwards across the European continent have settled in the country and each new group of immigrants, Celts, Vikings, Normans, English, has contributed to its present population. In 1841, sh...
2,869 words
6 pages
A Literary Analysis of the Dublin Trilogy by O'Casey
In O’Casey’s Dublin Trilogy, the playwright attacks the weight of dead heroes which manacled contemporary Ireland to a violent past and self-destructive dream. The space between pretension and failing, rhetoric and reality, abstraction and suffering is carefully exposed as O’Casey departs from the stereotypes of the Iri...
2,307 words
5 pages
The Story Setting of Gulliver's Travels
Gulliver's Travels Author Info Swift was dean of St. Patrick's Cathedral in Dublin when his novel came out. Since in this book he wrote about and often harpooned-prominent political figures, he published the book anonymously. While most readers were trying like mad to find out who the author was. Swift's close friends had...
1,130 words
3 pages