Nebraska Essay Topics

Born in Nebraska

Born in Nebraska on January 13, 1913, to Jewish parents, Tillie Olsen came from a humble background closely associated with trade unions and feminist concerns which are reflected in her writings. She had to leave school without graduating due to circumstances and take up jobs in factories and warehouses. Here she became closely associated with… View Article

American Indian Stories: Native Americans

In American Indian Stories, University of Nebraska Press Lincoln and London edition, the author, Zitkala-Sa, tries to tell stories that depicted life growing up on a reservation. Her stories showed how Native Americans reacted to the white man’s ways of running the land and changing the life of Indians. “Zitkala-Sa was one of the early… View Article

Boys don’t cry versus the teena brandon story

I have chosen to write about the difference between fact and fiction between a documentary and a docudrama. Between how important getting information out to the public and what sells to the viewing public for entertainment. I would like to state that I feel quite fortunate that I watched the documentary, “The Teena Brandon Story”,… View Article