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About aleciacolwell

English Major at GSU

I was amazed by these chapters. It sounds lame, but I have never thought about what it would be like to see a new environment like Nazneen is emersed in. I’ve never been outside of the United States, and while … Continue reading

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Brick Lane & Sexuality

It almost seems redundant to post on Nazeen’s sexuality, but it was a huge part of the story in the section we read. She not only cannot correctly identify being arroused, but misidentified it as being sick. One of my … Continue reading

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Brick Lane

The adjectives that come to mind after reading chapters 1-6 are bright, vivid and chaotic. The first couple chapters draw you in, and it launches you into wanting to know more. I read way past chapter 6, so I’m going … Continue reading

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Post Colonialism

I found this chapter interesting because I have covered this in other classes before, but never from a literature point of view. The concept of Colonialism being a modern term as well as a historical one is not new to … Continue reading

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Reflection on Macbeth

Finishing Macbeth was different for me this time; typically when I finished it I felt a sense of closure in the past. The story comes to a nice close. But this time, I wanted more. After discussion last week, it … Continue reading

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Macbeth

As I have been reading the play, I have been seeing it with new eyes. I read it in middle school, and again in high school. Each time I read it, I am amazed at how in dept some of … Continue reading

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Chapter 6

Feminism is something to me that has many different interpretations and connotations. When I was growing up, it was a movement that was portrayed to me as “man-hating” and therefore bad. As a result, college has honestly been the place … Continue reading

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