Pragmatism vs. Optimism in E.B. Browning’s Aurora Leigh

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This short essay demonstrates my ability to write a fluid, concise, and eloquent piece. My writing skills and experience writing short literary essays are valuable in writing effective, informative book reviews. This piece discusses the different views on marriage between the main protagonists in Elizabeth Barrett Browning’s free verse novel, Aurora Leigh:  Romney and Aurora Leigh.

Love and Humility in E.B.Browning’s Aurora Leigh

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This short essay demonstrates my ability to write a cohesive, succinct, and well-written piece. My writing skills and experience writing short literary essays are valuable in writing effective, informative book reviews. This piece discusses how the attainment of humility, in Elizabeth Barrett Browning’s free verse novel, Aurora Leigh, leads to the main protagonists’ fulfillment.

Emotion vs. Reason: The Fall of Louisa in Jane Austen’s Persuasion

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This short essay demonstrates my ability to make analytical connections between multiple texts and present my ideas in a concise and articulate piece. This essay makes a comparison between a different work, A Vindication of the Rights of Woman by Mary Wollstonecraft, by showing the limitations of possessing boldness of character, a trait deemed positive by Wollstonecraft.

Modesty vs. Humility in A Vindication of the Rights of Woman

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This short essay demonstrates my ability to make analytical connections between multiple texts and present my ideas in a succinct and eloquent piece.  This piece shows the parallelism of modesty, as described in Mary Wollstonecraft’s A Vindication of the Rights of Women, and humility, as discussed in St. Catherine of Siena’s Treatise on Discretion.