Passing And The Fictions Of Identity Descriptions:
I knew I wasn't bad- looking and that I could 'pass.' "— Larsen, Passing \/ ella Larsen's heroines all want to "pass." Furthermore, as the t_/ F above quotation indicates, "passing" is more than just a racial strategy: it is a strategy "to be a person.
First published in 1859, this landmark book on evolutionary biology was not the first to deal with the subject, but it went on to become a sensation—and a controversial one for many religious people who could not reconcile Darwin’s ...
Compact, portable, and inexpensive, The Seagull Reader: Plays, Second Edition, offers 8 classic (and contemporary classic) plays, 2 of them--Death of a Salesman and A Raisin in the Sun--new to this edition.
When a wealthy man hangs himself and leaves his fortune to his black maid, Jake Brigance finds himself embroiled in a controversial trial that will expose old racial tensions and force Ford County to confront its tortured history.
Olga falls in love with her sister Martha's husband, Robert, and wishes that Martha would die. When her sister does die, Olga discovers that the curse of guilt will poison her life henceforth, even when Robert proposes to her.