Khaled Hosseini, in his novel The Kite Runner, used the violent rape of his childhood friend Hassan to represent a turning point for the main character Amir. Hosseini uses foreshadowing from the beginning of the novel to hint to significant dark events which were to affect the narrator’s life. The turning point sees the beginning […]

I intend to write a creative writing piece that describes a scene and focuses on the details of the human senses. Each golden gate stands open for 10 hours a day patiently waiting for tourists to pass through them to glimpse into the stories and lives of 2 million victims from a Cambodian genocide. The […]

Lack Of Education We have books, paper, pens, teachers, classrooms and an education. Some children do not get the privilege we do about going to school each day. More than 72 million children are not in school and over 759 million adults are illiterate and do not have what is necessary to improve their living […]

Khaled Hosseini is the author of the novel “The Kite Runner”, the theme in his writing shows the guilt of redemption. To show this he uses symbolism, the narrative point of view of Amir and foreshadowing. Paragraph 1 Symbolism in “The Kite Runner” is a main focus point which builds up the character of Amir. […]

Forgive? Bu theft was the one unforgivable sin, the common denominator of all sins. When you kill a man, you steal a life. You steal his wife’s right to a husband, rob his children of a father. When you tell a lie, you steal someone’s right to the truth. When you cheat, you steal the […]

How do things change? Amir barely sees Hassan. Hassan’s withdrawn and sleeps a lot. Amir and Baba’s relationship is better. “It shouldn’t have felt this way. Baba and I were finally friends… Except now that I had it, I felt as empty as this unkempt pool I was dangling my legs into.” Hassan is poor/servant […]

Introduction The texts “The boy in the Striped Pyjamas,” directed by Mark Herman, “Touching the void,” written by Joe Simpson, “Titanic,” Directed by James Cameron, and “The Rabbit Proof Fence,” directed by Phillip Noyce, all show somebody’s capability to redeem friendship, make quick decisions, show strength/courage and positivity through survival. The Boy In The Striped […]