Ellen DeGeneres Writing Styles in My Point-- and I Do Have One

This Study Guide consists of approximately 24 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of My Point-- and I Do Have One.
This section contains 929 words
(approx. 3 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the My Point-- and I Do Have One Study Guide

Perspective

Author Ellen DeGeneres' is a stand-up comedian and television personality. She has written the book, "My Point...and I Do Have One," in the first-person narrative. Ellen is the only person who could have written this book since it is comprised of a series of off-the-wall thoughts and logic that Ellen is famous for. For example, when she feels that she is in need of a hobby, she decides to enter the Iditarod. It does not occur to her that practicing for the race with her two pet dogs in Southern California in 87-degree weather on a concrete street is not the optimal way to prepare for the race. Ellen's unique humor is tied to that kind of silly logic but it works for her as there is a genuineness and niceness about her that comes across in her writing. Even though her comments are absurd, she makes...

(read more)

This section contains 929 words
(approx. 3 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the My Point-- and I Do Have One Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
My Point-- and I Do Have One from BookRags. (c)2016 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook