Casablanca Essay Topics

Heard and unheard music of Casablanca

While Casablanca is one of the most know, satirized and often many lines repeated, the unsung hero of the movie is its music. Everyone knows “As time goes by”, but after seeing the movie can you think of any other music from this classic. People who have seen Casablanca dozens of times ( my father… View Article

Bankruptcy in the United States

The paradox set up between the words “pleasure” and “burn” shows something unusual about the characterization of the speaker—that maybe he is a paradox himself and is at odds with what is thought of as normal. Who the speaker is has not been revealed yet, so the reader is allowed to form opinions about his… View Article

Breathe Tim Winton

Let me begin with a caveat. My argument is based on the evidence of fiction, on a discussion Tim Winton’s most recent novel, Breath. Social scientists may suspect this kind of evidence and see ‘fact’ as more trustworthy than ‘fiction’. But even though it is true that the evidence I will be presenting is not… View Article