Sonny’s Blues Essay Topics

Background and conditions

How is it possible that two people grow up together in the same family background and conditions, yet turn out to be strangers? How is it possible that two people who have lived together for many years are strangers to each other at the end? In Sonny’s Blues, two brothers – the narrator and Sonny,… View Article

Compare and Contrast Goodbye My Brother and Sonny’s Blues

No story can be as touching as family relationships and reconciliation and when it comes to family, two of the most famous stories about brothers are Sonny’s Blues and Goodbye My Brother. Goodbye My Brother is said to be one of John Cheever’s greatest literary success while Sonny’s Blues garnered widespread critical claim for James… View Article