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Cane

by Jean Toomer

Study Guide: Cane - Chapter 22 "Theater"

Text: attention and begins the rehearsal. As John watches, one dancer, Dorris, has more life in her step than the

Charles Gilman Norris

Biography: Charles G(ilman Smith) Norris - Charles G(ilman Smith) Norris

Title: Charles G(ilman Smith) Norris - Charles G(ilman Smith) Norris

Text: ), ten years after his wife, Kathleen Thompson Norris (1880-1966), had captured America with her short

Michael Dorris

Biography: Michael (Anthony) Dorris - Michael (Anthony) Dorris

Title: Michael (Anthony) Dorris - Michael (Anthony) Dorris

Text: In his fiction, scholarly and popular nonfiction, and poetry Michael Dorris repeatedly returns

Profiles in Courage

by John F. Kennedy

Study Guide: Profiles in Courage - Chapter 8

Text: Chapter 8 Summary Norris, the Republican Representative from Nebraska, was best known for three

Fleur

by Louise Erdrich

Study Guide: Fleur - Author Biography

Text: collaborator Michael Dorris was appointed head of the Native American studies department. Erdrich began to

The Sisters Brothers

by Patrick deWitt

Study Guide: The Sisters Brothers - Chapter 3 Pages 185-197

Text: Chapter 3 Pages 185-197 Summary Warm keeps approaching Morris. Warm knows that Morris has been

Frank Norris

Biography: Frank Norris - Frank Norris

Title: Frank Norris - Frank Norris

Text: Although he died less than five years after publishing his first novel, Frank Norris stands as

The Octopus

by Frank Norris

Study Guide: The Octopus - Author Biography

Author: Frank Norris

Text: Author Biography Benjamin Franklin Norris Jr.—Frank Norris, to his readers—is remembered

Kathleen Fraser

Biography: Kathleen Fraser - Kathleen Fraser

Title: Kathleen Fraser - Kathleen Fraser

Text: -imitated radical journal of women's innovative poetry, Kathleen Fraser has had an important influence on

Kathleen Karr

Biography: Kathleen Karr - Kathleen Karr

Title: Kathleen Karr - Kathleen Karr

Text: Award-winning author Kathleen Karr is noted for her historical novels for young teens that

The Berlin Stories: The Last of Mr. Norris, Goodbye to Berlin

by Christopher Isherwood

Study Guide: The Berlin Stories: The Last of Mr. Norris, Goodbye to Berlin - Objects/Places

Title: The Berlin Stories: The Last of Mr. Norris, Goodbye to Berlin - Objects/Places

Text: Objects/Places Berlinappears in The Last of Mr. Norris / Goodbye to Berlin This city in Germany is

Leslie Norris (BookRags)

Biography: Leslie Norris - Leslie Norris

Title: Leslie Norris - Leslie Norris

Text: Only late in life, after a lengthy and unusual preparation, did Leslie Norris become an

K. M. Peyton

Biography: Kathleen Wendy Peyton - Kathleen Wendy Peyton

Title: Kathleen Wendy Peyton - Kathleen Wendy Peyton

Text: /?p=bios&u=kathleen-wendy-peyton-dlb">(read more)

Night Shift

by Stephen King

Lesson Plans: Night Shift - Final Test - Medium

Text: ? A) The mobster whom Norris owes money to.B) The mobster fiance of Norris' lover.C) The mobster

Murder List

by Julie Garwood

Study Guide: Murder List - Chapter 41

Text: Chapter 41 Summary Peter Morris is taken into custody but refuses to admit his guilt. The police

Hatter Fox

by Marilyn Harris

Study Guide: Hatter Fox - Sources

Text: Sources Brockway, James, Review, in Books and Bookmen, August 1975, p. 58. Dorris, Michael A

Jan Morris

Biography: Jan Morris - Jan Morris

Title: Jan Morris - Jan Morris

Text: A prolific and innovative travel writer, Jan Morris has, paradoxically, always rejected the

Robert Morris (financier)

Biography: Robert Morris - Robert Morris

Title: Robert Morris - Robert Morris

Text: An American merchant, financial expert, land speculator, and banker, Robert Morris (1734-1806

The Monkey's Paw

by W. W. Jacobs

Lesson Plans: The Monkey's Paw - Four Week Quiz A

Text: ) Long life. 2. Who asks Morris if he would ever use the paw again? A) Mr. White's son.B) Mrs. White.C

Helen Norris

Biography: Helen Norris - Helen Norris

Title: Helen Norris - Helen Norris

Text: Helen Norris, an esteemed poet, short-story writer, and novelist, seemed to burst onto the

Mansfield Park

by Jane Austen

Lesson Plans: Mansfield Park - Four Week Quiz B

Text: tell Fanny she is going to live after Mr. Norris dies? A) With her family in Portsmouth.B) With Mrs

The Romance of the Rose

by Guillaume De Lorris

Study Guide: The Romance of the Rose - Lines 1455-1548

Author: Guillaume De Lorris

Text: allegory as quasi-autobiographical (at least the section written by de Lorris.) Is this story of a young

Kathleen Biggar (Eaton) Cannell

Biography: Kathleen Biggar (Eaton) Cannell - Kathleen Biggar (Eaton) Cannell

Title: Kathleen Biggar (Eaton) Cannell - Kathleen Biggar (Eaton) Cannell

Text: Kathleen Biggar Eaton Cannell, sometimes called Kitty, is best known for her affair with Harold

The Joy Luck Club

by Amy Tan

Study Guide: The Joy Luck Club - Critical Overview

Text: ," according to Michael Dorris in the Detroit News. Experts recognized Tan's talent, selecting her as a

Kathleen Soliah

Encyclopedia Article: Kathleen Soliah - Kathleen Soliah

Title: Kathleen Soliah - Kathleen Soliah

Text: Kathleen Soliah (Sara

The Assistant

by Bernard Malamud

Lesson Plans: The Assistant - Short Essay Questions

Text: 1. What does Morris do for the young girl? What does this tell you about his character? (from

Swimming to Cambodia

Literature Criticism: Critical Essay by Cathleen McGuigan - Critical Essay by Cathleen McGuigan

Title: Critical Essay by Cathleen McGuigan - Critical Essay by Cathleen McGuigan

Text: Critical Essay by Cathleen McGuigan SOURCE: "

A Clockwork Orange

by Anthony Burgess

Study Guide: A Clockwork Orange - Media Adaptations

Text: stars Malcolm McDowell, Patrick Magee, Adrienne Corri, Aubrey Morris, and James Marcus. It is available

The Grass Dancer

by Susan Power

Study Guide: The Grass Dancer - Sources

Text: Sources Dorris, Michael, Review, inLos Angeles Times, August 14, 1994, p. E7. Interview 

Gerald Morris

Biography: Gerald Morris - Gerald Morris

Title: Gerald Morris - Gerald Morris

Text: Gerald Morris is the author of a quartet of novels stemming from the Arthurian legend and

Lewis Morris (1671-1746)

Biography: Lewis Morris - Lewis Morris

Title: Lewis Morris - Lewis Morris

Text: Lewis Morris (1671-1746) was an American colonial official. Chief justice of New York, he later

William Morris

Biography: William Morris - William Morris

Title: William Morris - William Morris

Text: William Morris (1834-1896), one of the most versatile and influential men of his age, was the

Scribbler of Dreams

by Mary E. Pearson

Study Guide: Scribbler of Dreams - Chapter 22

Text: Chapter 22 Summary The papers for the Bookends are about Robert Norris and Robert Taft. She knows

Rabbit Is Rich

by John Updike

Study Guide: Rabbit Is Rich - Literary Precedents

Text: Morris' novel about the importance of money in middle-class life, McTeague (1899). Critics Donald Greiner

A Silver Dish

by Saul Bellow

Study Guide: A Silver Dish - Characters

Text: Characters Halina Bujak Halina Bujak is a Catholic woman who has worked in Morris Selbst's dry

John Norris

Encyclopedia Article: Norris, John (1657–1711) -

Title: Norris, John (1657–1711) -

Text: Norris, John(1657–1711) John Norris, the English

Art Thou the Thing I Wanted

by Alice Fulton

Study Guide: Art Thou the Thing I Wanted - Critical Overview

Text: , Kathleen Norris notes, “These are intense, fast-moving but oddly abstracted poems” that suffer

The Talisman (King and Straub novel)

by Stephen King

Study Guide: The Talisman - Part II The Road of Trials, Chapters 16-17

Text: is ripped open, and out steps Morgan Sloat, transforming into Morgan of Orris as he does. Morgan of

Love Medicine

by Louise Erdrich

Study Guide: Love Medicine - For Further Study

Text: Chavkin, eds , in Conversations with Louise Erdrich and Michael Dorris, University Press of Mississippi

The Pushcart War

by Jean Merrill

Study Guide: The Pushcart War - Chapter 2

Text: takes his picture, Morris the Florist flies into the barrel. Initially disappointed by the destruction

The Broken Cord

by Michael Dorris

Study Guide: The Broken Cord - Style

Author: Michael Dorris

Text: Dorris, who adopts three Indian children, including one with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome. The person who

Stephen Crane

Literature Criticism: Critical Essay by Stanley Wertheim - Critical Essay by Stanley Wertheim

Text: . “Frank Norris and Stephen Crane: Conviction and Uncertainty.” American Literary Realism

The Doorbell Rang

by Rex Stout

Study Guide: The Doorbell Rang - Objects/Places

Text: Village where Morris Althaus and Sarah Dacos both live. Morris Althaus's apartment is above Sarah Dacos's

The Heptameron

by Margaret of Navarre (Sicilian queen)

Literature Criticism: Critical Essay by Cathleen M. Bauschatz - Critical Essay by Cathleen M. Bauschatz

Title: Critical Essay by Cathleen M. Bauschatz - Critical Essay by Cathleen M. Bauschatz

Text: Critical Essay by Cathleen M. Bauschatz SOURCE: “

Kathleen Kenyon

Encyclopedia Article: Kathleen M. Kenyon - Kathleen M. Kenyon

Title: Kathleen M. Kenyon - Kathleen M. Kenyon

Text: Kathleen M. Kenyon Born January 5, 1906, England

Naturalism

Study Guide: Naturalism - Style

Text: words or images. In McTeague: A Story of San Francisco, Norris uses McTeague's tooth-shaped sign as a

Mary (Joan) McGarry Morris

Biography: Mary (Joan) McGarry Morris - Mary (Joan) McGarry Morris

Title: Mary (Joan) McGarry Morris - Mary (Joan) McGarry Morris

Text: Since the 1988 publication of her first novel, Mary McGarry Morris has earned critical praise

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