King Essay Topics

Analysis of Sophocles’ Creon in Oedipus the King

Sophocles is considered one of the most profound and best tragedians in the Ancient Greek. Sophocles came from a wealthy family and was highly learned and skilled. At young age, he had already seen many plays that were exhibited in ancient Greek theatres during his time. One of his favorite dramatist-writer was Aeschylus, whom he… View Article

The Blindness of Oedipus The King

Light and darkness, sight and blindness come in different forms. One can be literally blind, and thus be physically unable to see the people around him, the places he goes to and everything that comes about. On the other hand, one can be figuratively blind and, hence, see only what goes on in the outside… View Article

Why the King Became the King?

Elvis Presley is undeniably a music pop icon. However, he should be credited as well as a man who has created an enormous impact in the history and culture of the American society. His popularity has reached far enough that even after his death, his name is still being remembered with such prestige and nobility—two… View Article

King fights for the poor

Besides this support for the reconciliation of Americans, King also spoke up for poor people, especially those who had escaped slavery. Many of them did not have houses to live in, and opted to work as casual laborers in fields owned by whites for a payment. He believed that it was the responsibility of the… View Article

King Hussein bin Talal

Nobody knew that Hussein bin Talal would live to be not only a king but also long serving executive head of state in the world. His life would have ended at a tender age but he survived a bullet and lived on to be a great man in history. His family was as complicated as… View Article

King Leopold’s Ghost: A Critical Book Review

At the beginning of the 18th century, Africa became a target of European imperialism. Prior to the said period, Africa only served as trading post for ensuring the flow of goods to Europe. It was also one of the chief sources of slaves. The Portuguese established small settlements on the Cape of Good Hope and… View Article

King Hussein bin Talal

Many individuals desire power to create change and leave a mark in history. Though some were successful in achieving this, many were left to do their part and contribute to the betterment of many. One man was able to do this and create his own legacy; an unending desire to develop and create his lasting… View Article

The relations of King Abdulaziz bin Abddulrahman Al Saud

King Abdulaziz bin Abdulrahman Al Saud was the first King of Saudi Arabia and ruled between 1932 and 1953. He was also referred to as “Abdul-“Aziz Ibn Saud’ or Ibn Saud by the Western nations. Being a member of the family of Al-Saud, his ancestors had ruled during the eighteenth century. King Abdulaziz is acknowledged… View Article

Martin Luther King

Martin Luther king Jr was born in January 15th, 1929 in Atlanta, Georgia. His parents were martin Luther King Sr and Alberta Williams King. His father was initially called Michael King, but after they traveled to Germany, he changed his name to Martin Luther after a German protestant leader Martin Luther. He got married to… View Article

Egyptian king

The two sculptures that I chose to compare and contrast were the Cycladic Woman Figure and the Menkaure and Khamerernebty sculpture. Though each is from a distinctly different culture and historical time period, each depicts the female form in a unique and positive light, utilizing characteristic artistic details from the time period in which it… View Article

The Kings Speech

Question 1: In the sessions with Lionel, he asked Bertie what was his past like because there was a reason for being afraid to speak publicly. He told Lionel that when he was a young boy he used to get teased a lot because he shuddered a lot and his father also encouraged it, especially… View Article

King Hrothgar

King Hrothgar and his Danish army celebrated their victory in battles in a lavish hall called Heorot. Grendel is angered by the celebration and killed thirty soldiers while sleeping in the hall. For more than a decade, the King could not stop the monster. Beowulf, prince of Geats, arrived in the kingdom one day and… View Article

Comparison between Creon and Antigone in Oedipus the King

In the Oedipus plays, two of the major characters include Creon, the brother in law of Oedipus and Antigone, the daughter of Oedipus. Although these two characters play different roles in the plays Oedipus the King and Antigone, they share a lot of similarities. Basically, one of the similarities that Creon and Antigone have is… View Article

King Lear Shakespeare’s

Dylan Thomas’s “Do not go gentle into that good night” was influenced by William Butler Yeats’s “Lapis Lazuli” and William Shakespeare’s ‘King Lear’ but the villanelle bears a stronger resemblance to Shakespeare’s play. The attitudes toward how an individual lives in the face of impending death, explored by Thomas, are similarly examined with the portrayal… View Article

Yellowstone National Park

“Leisure, in its broadest sense, provides an excellent lens through which we can better understand contemporary Western society’s relationships with nature. ” Such a thesis can be best understood through a socio-cultural exploration of the complex relationship of man with nature, and how it has evolved through time. Engaging the literature reveals that there is… View Article

King control

After 400 AD, there was no central power in the West, but a central ecclesiastical power, which claimed primacy from the earliest times. The barbarian invasions and the ensuing anarchy resulted in a tremendous growth in the power of the papacy. With the appearance of strong political powers in Europe, a struggle between the papacy… View Article

Project on McDonald’s Corporation

Introduction and Background In 1940 two brothers Dick and Mack Macdonald opened their own restaurant. Eight years ago the first concepts and rules of fast food production and sales were formulated by them. Initially the business was created in a such way that everything should be very fast and effective. Brothers spent much time elaborating… View Article

The Great Gatsby First Chapter Essay

Fitzgerald casts Nick Carraway as our narrator and guide throughout the Novel, The Great Gatsby. Immediately we discover that he is from an affluent socio-economic background and makes attempts to prove that he is from “good stock”, boasting about his family being descendant from “The Dukes of Buccleuch” illustrating the American obsession with lineage, and… View Article