Stoning Essay Topics

Compare and contrast of the three women

Virgin Mary Mary is an important figure in catholic faith, Mother of Jesus Christ in physical body, she is also the spiritual Mother of the Church, the Bishops of the Second Vatican Council gave this title to her. We know little biographical information about Mary, our greatest source would be the books of Matthew, Mark,… View Article

The Blinding Power Of Society

Blindly following tradition is something to fear in today’s society. Shirley Jackson’s short story, “The Lottery,” is an ideal representation of this theme because a citizen of their village is sacrificed each year to be the lottery’s “winner,” and that winner is stoned to death. Comparably, in Suzanne Collins’ film The Hunger Games, a similar… View Article

Outline/Essay thesis

Outline I. Setting A) “The Lottery” by Shirley Jackson: The setting of Shirley Jackson’s “The Lottery” takes place June 27th on a warm, sunny day in a small town, between ten in the morning and noon, specifically in the village square between the post office and the bank. B) “The Destructors” by Graham Greene: The… View Article