Where Monty Python meets your 10th grade teacher.
Search Thousands of Shmoop Videos
Sylvia Plath: Mother of the Modern Blog 350 Views
The concept of using a Facebook profile as a personal diary began with Sylvia Plath. Sorry, Martha, but we really don't need to know that you had oatmeal for breakfast...again.
So you want to live in a perfect world. Who doesn't? But what if what you thought was utopia was actually dystopia disguised as a utopia? Confused...
Ever heard of a "living document"? They eat and breathe just like the rest of us! They even walk around on their own two legs. Okay, fine—maybe t...
If the Puritans had gotten their way, religion would play a much larger role in lawmaking these days. Want to know more? Watch the video for all th...
Think of the Articles of Confederation as the government's test run that, um, crashed and burned. Thankfully Round 2 went much more smoothly.
The Modernists thought the world had a lot of problems, and they were intent on fixing them—or at least talking about fixing them. Unfortunately,...