Did the French Revolution succeed?

In answering the question as to how the French revolutionaries succeeded and failed with their ambitions, it is important to address certain questions such as; what were the French revolutionary’s ambitions?, how did they succeed and fail those ambitions?, what was the real prepose for the revolution? And how did the old regime contrast with […]

Little Red Riding Hood: An Allegory

Jack Zipes has collected 31 versions of the story Little Red Riding Hood for this book, dated from 1697 to 1979, his collection includes plays, poems and stories. Zipes introduces each story with an essay that examines the themes of the story, mainly sexuality and the role of women, and sets a cultural context for […]

Cemeteries: Past, Present, & Future.

How has the notion of a cemetery evolved for both the living and the dead, and what should we expect for its future? In addressing this question it is imperative that we focus on looking at it through a sociological, anthropological, philosophical and ethical framework for the deceased, the living and the surrounding culture. When […]