Schlagwort: Gray

Ästhetizismus als Flucht vor einer dekadenten Gesellschaft? Oscar Wildes ästhetische Weltsicht in "Das Bildnis des Dorian Gray"

Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 2014 im Fachbereich Anglistik – Literatur, Note: 1,3, Freie Universität Berlin (Institut für Griechische und Lateinische Philologie), Sprache: Deutsch, Abstract: Im ausgehenden neunzehnten Jahrhundert hatte sich in England ein wahrer Kult des Ästhetizismus entwickelt, der schließlich zur Anbetung des Schönen in Mode, Kunst und Literatur führte. Oscar Wilde war einer der…

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The Picture Of Dorian Gray

Oscar Wilde's story of a fashionable young man who sells his soul for eternal youth and beauty is one of his most popular works. Written in Wilde's characteristically dazzling manner, full of stinging epigrams and shrewd observations, the tale of Dorian Gray's moral disintegration caused something of a scandal when it first appeared in 1890.…

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The Death of Freddie Gray and Its Aftermath (English Edition)

In April 2015, Freddie Gray, a 25-year-old black man in Baltimore, died while in police custody after sustaining a spinal cord injury. How he received the injury and delays in providing medical care added to the mystery surrounding his death, which set off several days of violent protests and looting and revived the controversy of…

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