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a statement consisting of two parallel parts in which the second part is structurally reversed ("Susan walked in, and out rushed Mary")
emotionally charged images and thought forms that have universal meaning, typical behavior or something
phrases or sentences of a similar construction/meaning placed side by side, balancing each other
occurs when the outcome of a work is unexpected, or events turn out to be the opposite from what one had expected
A cultural movement embracing human empowerment and rejecting traditionalism as outdated. Rationality, industry, and technology were cornerstones of progress and human achievement.
This was the new style of literature that focused on the daily lives and adventures of a common person. This style was a response to Romanticism's supernaturalism and over-emphasis on emotion
A movement in art, philosophy, and the social sciences that argues that it is impossible to study reality objectively. It rejects the grand theoretical claims of the modern era and stresses the possibility of multiple interpretations in social inquiry, the arts, and politics.
This was the response to the Enlightenment in which they believed that not everything could be measured, because of the passion of emotion
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