Literature Analysis: Philip Roth’s The Plot Against America (Chp 1 Part 2)

Stamps and Street Game:  Mapping Roth’s version of Historical Truth in the 1940s America Ng Lay Sion, Osaka University Introduction Philip Roth’s The Plot Against America (2004) is a counter-historical novel in which the homegrown anti-Semite, famous isolationist, white supremacist, and aviation hero Charles Lindbergh defeats Franklin Delano Roosevelt in the 1940 presidential election, and…

A personal Letter to Evelyn

Dear Evelyn, I’m very sorry for your lost.  Even though there’s no one could really understand your feeling at the moment, please remember, we are all standing by you. Only through the process of “expressing out” that one can go through the process of acceptance: accepting the fact of death but still remembering her goodness…

Has technology affected our humanity or society?

Today we are more dependent on technology than ever before. This has led me to wonder about the changes it has brought, and to pose the question, “Has technology effected our humanity or our society?” As humans, technology has given us incredible opportunities to make our lives easier, sometimes mistaken for laziness. Our ways of…