The Power of Double-Consciousness

The distinction between “a slave in form” versus “a slave in fact” is Douglass’s double-consciousness. Douglass’s meaning of “a slave…

Emerson and Witman

Emerson’s The American Scholar relates to Witman’s Leaves of Grass in more ways than one. The first instance when this…

The Tree in Waiting for Godot

Waiting for Godot is a play involving two main characters Vladimir and Estragon who are waiting for someone named Godot.…