Study Guide

Structuralism Analysis

Endgame by Samuel Beckett

Endgame is considered by many to be Samuel Beckett's greatest play. It has four main...

The Decameron by Giovanni Boccaccio

In the 14th century, the Italian writer Giovanni Boccaccio wrote a book called The Decameron,...

Great Expectations by Charles Dickens

This is a book that hypes itself up starting from the title. Charles Dickens' Great...

The Lord of the Flies by William Golding

What does a normal group of kids do when they find themselves stranded on a desert island? Build...

"I wake and feel the fell of dark, not day" by Gerard Manley Hopkins

So that's nice about all those structures that make the baggy monsters we think of as novels seem...