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Charles Dickens: A Christmas Carol

The writer’s childhood experience with businesspeople of his time encouraged him to develop criticism towards the social and economic rot of the Victorian era. Their cruelty deprived him of his…

Race and Rural versus Urban Living in Everyday Use by Alice Walker

Everyday Use by Alice Walker explores the struggles experienced by African-American women due to racial identity and racism in rural and urban areas. It is told in the first person…

Benjamin Franklin and Ralph Waldo Emerson’s Rejection of Religion

Introduction Benjamin Franklin, without a doubt, remains one of the most successful and respected men in American history. His success, at large, can be attributed to the man’s ability to…