Posts tagged essay
The Personal, the Political, and the Academic: Maggie Nelson's The Argonauts

Kneading together memoir, academic writing, and social criticism, Maggie Nelson gives a new meaning to "The personal is political." How does Nelson use her experience to present social issues, and how does Deleuze's perception of phenomenology play a part in this? 

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Isolation and References in T.S. Eliot's Poems

How does T.S. Eliot use various literary references to construct the voices in “The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock” and “The Hollow Men” to highlight the themes of isolation and miscommunication in the two poems?

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