Jorge Luis Borges: the Blind Man

By on March 14th, 2021 in Blind Man


Tyreak Kellem Hipic Literature- Spring Semester, 2013 Narrative Exam Horacio Xaubet Narrative Exam I I. Jorge Luis Borges: (a. ) “… in every story the protagonists are thousands, visible and invisible, living and dead. ” The protagonist is the leading character of a story, novel or any literary work. A protagonist is also defined in […]

A Blind Man Leads the Way

By on February 19th, 2021 in Blind Man


A Blind Man Leads the Way “Cathedral” by Raymond Carver, describes a couple who is awaiting the arrival of the wife’s blind friend, Robert. The husband is not too fond of a blind man staying in their house and is judgmental about meeting him. It’s not until the family sits down to watch t. v. […]

Thou Blind Mans Mark

By on January 25th, 2021 in Blind Man


Life leads us to excessive wishes that often result in a man’s downfall. Sir Philip Sidney in the passionate “Thou Blind Man’s Mark” portrays his hypocrisy towards desire and shows how it influenced to their downfall and destruction. In his sonnet, Sidney uses metaphor, alliteration, repetition and personification to convey his feelings for desire. Throughout […]