Tim Burton has a very defined style as a director. Analyse how he uses visual and/or verbal features across at least two of his texts to fulfil the common conventions of gothic fiction. Tim Burton is an American film director who specialises in the genre of gothic fiction. He has made many movies that follow […]

Movie: Edward Scissorhands “People are afraid of me because I am different” This quote comes from the movie “Edward scissorhands” directed by Tim Burton. This movie was published in 1990 and is a Drama/Fantasy movie with many aspects of a gothic movie. This movie is about a man who has been created by a very […]

EXPLAIN THE QUOTES MORE AND WEAVE MARY SHELLEY’S INTENTIONS THROUGHOUT THE WRITING. Develop a response to the following statement: Philosophers of the 18th Century looked for new ways to understand the acquisition of knowledge and human behaviour . Understanding their theories allows us an insight into Mary Shelley’s intentions in her gothic novel, Frankenstein. The […]

https://study.com/academy/lesson/the-facts-in-the-case-of-m-valdemar-summary-analysis.html https://www.eapoe.org/works/tales/vldmard.htm   This is not how I want it to be at all sorry. “There had been a very remarkable and most unaccountable omission: — no person had as yet been mesmerized in articulo mortis.” This quote is from the gothic short story ‘The facts in the case of M. Valdemar’ written by Edgar […]

“It’s True! yes, i have been ill, very ill. But why do you say that I have lost control of my mind, why do you say that I am mad? Can you not see that I have full control of my mind? Is it not clear that I am not mad?” This quote is from the […]

THE LETTERS Robert Walton captained the ship – “a point on which the soul may fix its intellectual eye. This expedition has been the favourite dream of my early years.” Sailed into the arctic – “I am going to unexplored regions to ‘the land of mist and snow.” Stuck on ice + saw gigantic figure on sled – […]

Significant connections – Lewie Foggin Texts: The great Gatsby – Novel The great and powerful oz – Movie The lost decade – Short Story The landlady – Short Story Idea – Not everyone is who they appear to be (Illusion about characters) Introduction: My idea is not everyone is who they appear to be. Many […]

The great Gatsby The lost decade The wizard of oz the landlady Character: Not everyone is who they seem. Text 1: The great Gatsby – Jay gatsby Gatsby has built up a completely new life so hee can be with Daisy Q1:  ‘I am the son of some wealthy people in the middle-west—all dead now. […]

  Topic: The illusion of New Zealand being a clean and pristine place. More than half our lakes and rivers are polluted. We have less than a quarter of our forest cover left but there’s no need to worry because we still have a 100% pure environment.How does this work? New Zealand is said to […]

THIS IS ONLY ONE OF THE PARAGRAPHS FROM MY PREVIOUS ESSAY.   West egg represents the corrupt american dream. ‘I didn’t hear it. I imagined it. A lot of these newly rich people are just big bootleggers, you know.’ West Egg represents the corrupt american dream because of how the people that live there got […]