Ideals Essay Topics

Crane and Human Ideals

Stephen Crane’s short story, “The Open Boat” (1894) shows a microcosm of social interdependency, which is set against the back-drop of the natural world. The story, at its most basic root, could be considered a “man vs. nature” story, or an adventure story with the sea as a symbol for nature’s essential neutrality and indifference… View Article