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65 terms
History of Art, Literature and Photography, Artwork
Jacques-Louis David, "Oath of the Hora…
Jacques-Louis David, "Death of Socrate…
Jean-Auguste Ingres, "Valpinçon Bather…
Jean-Auguste Ingres, "La Grande Odalis…
Jacques-Louis David, "Oath of the Hora…
Jacques-Louis David, "Death of Socrate…
27 terms
SAT US History Literature
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Nathaniel Hawthorne
Herman Melville
Henry David Thoreau
transcendentalism; early 1800s
The Scarlet Letter (1850) - novel on Puritan morality
Moby Dick (1851) - metaphor of good and evil
"Essay on Civil Disobedience" (1849); Walden (1854) - a year…
Ralph Waldo Emerson
transcendentalism; early 1800s
Nathaniel Hawthorne
The Scarlet Letter (1850) - novel on Puritan morality
Literature reflecting on history
Victims
Perpetrators
Bystanders
Rescuers
a person harmed, injured, or killed as a result of a crime, a…
To do, execute as in a criminal act or a hoax; to be guilty o…
Those who were indifferent to the Nazis' acts of violence aga…
People who risk their lives to help save other people
Victims
a person harmed, injured, or killed as a result of a crime, a…
Perpetrators
To do, execute as in a criminal act or a hoax; to be guilty o…
42 terms
Jennifer History&Literature
treaty
be subjected to
consent
divest of
written agreement between states
be exposed to
agreement
Deprive
treaty
written agreement between states
be subjected to
be exposed to
11 terms
Changes in Literature and Thought - History
What aided changes in literature and t…
Who is called the father of humanism?
Who wrote the Decameron?
Who is Lope de Vega?
New inventions i.e. The printing press
Petrarch
Boccaccio
A Spanish Renaissance dramatist
What aided changes in literature and t…
New inventions i.e. The printing press
Who is called the father of humanism?
Petrarch
71 terms
Theatre History Literature
Which of the following is MOST true of…
Which title below describes the follow…
The italian equivalent of the Greek sa…
The _______ is used as a framing devic…
All of the above
Serlio's tragic scene
Pastoral
Proscenium arch
Which of the following is MOST true of…
All of the above
Which title below describes the follow…
Serlio's tragic scene
38 terms
Literature History of Theater
History : theater
History : job of a playwright
History : symbol for theater
Ancient : year of 1st recorded form of…
a place for seeing
write scripts
masks of comedy and tragedy
600 B.C.
History : theater
a place for seeing
History : job of a playwright
write scripts
Renaissance History & Literature
ballad
heroic couplet
caesura
enjambed line (line of enjambment)
a narrative story or verse which was written to be sung & usu…
a pair of rhyming iambic pentameter lines
a pause in the middle of a line of poetry caused by punctuation
a line of poetry with no punctuation at the end
ballad
a narrative story or verse which was written to be sung & usu…
heroic couplet
a pair of rhyming iambic pentameter lines
49 terms
History/Literature Exam Review
speculator
self government
republic
reconquista
people who buy large areas of land and try to sell the land b…
a government in which the people take an active role in makin…
a nation in which voters elect representatives to make laws
spain's effort to take back its land from the Moors
speculator
people who buy large areas of land and try to sell the land b…
self government
a government in which the people take an active role in makin…
9 terms
LIterature for history final
Dante
Thomas Moore
Erasmus
Rabelais
Divine Comedy... personal view
Utopia, perfect world
Praise of folly, not correct king there mistakes become yours
Gargantua and Pantagrua, made fun of news
Dante
Divine Comedy... personal view
Thomas Moore
Utopia, perfect world
8 terms
History of Literature Quiz 3
Childe Harold's Pilgimage
Don Juan
Hymn to Intellectual Beauty
Ozymandias
Byron; nothing will satisfy him as much as he keeps going aft…
Byron; Haidee, Juan, Donna Julia; AB, AB, AB rhyming scheme
Shelley; charm, love, beauty; beauty comes to us; we recogniz…
Shelley; leader has his on statue; pride is shattered to sand…
Childe Harold's Pilgimage
Byron; nothing will satisfy him as much as he keeps going aft…
Don Juan
Byron; Haidee, Juan, Donna Julia; AB, AB, AB rhyming scheme
60 terms
American Literature History Final
Mark Twain
Mark Twain
schadenfreude
Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
started stand-up comedy... was a self deprecating comedian... king…
writer that used human condition as a literary theme... -all hum…
to take joy at the pain of others
wrote the revolt of mother, a story that criticizes patriarch…
Mark Twain
started stand-up comedy... was a self deprecating comedian... king…
Mark Twain
writer that used human condition as a literary theme... -all hum…
19 terms
Japanese History Midterm - Literature
Aizawa Seishisai, The New Theses of 1825
The Charter Oath, 1868
The Imperial Rescript on the Abolition…
Shiba Goro, Remembering Aizu
anti-foreignist response to coastal villages interacting with…
Meiji leaders sought to consolidate rule in emperor, 5 points…
document that formally disbanded the feudal domains (han), en…
member of samurai family in Aizu, documented the effects of t…
Aizawa Seishisai, The New Theses of 1825
anti-foreignist response to coastal villages interacting with…
The Charter Oath, 1868
Meiji leaders sought to consolidate rule in emperor, 5 points…
81 terms
american history and literature
basic qualities of american writers
when did columbus sail to north americ…
were there different tribes?
differences in native american tribes
independent ... individualistic... critical... innovative
1492; native americans
yea
language... government... social organization... custom... housing... method…
basic qualities of american writers
independent ... individualistic... critical... innovative
when did columbus sail to north americ…
1492; native americans
180 terms
History of American Literature - PLUS
What was Mark Twain's name when he was…
Which of the following books was NOT w…
Whose poems had a revolutionary impact…
Who wrote the first captivity narrative?
Samuel Langhorne Clemens
The country of the Pointed Firs
Walt Whitman's poems
Mary White Rowlandson
What was Mark Twain's name when he was…
Samuel Langhorne Clemens
Which of the following books was NOT w…
The country of the Pointed Firs
80 terms
Review for Texas history/literature
Abolitionist
Ad interim
Adjutant
Alcalde
A person who believed slavery be ended
Only last for short time
Staff officer who assists the commanding officer
Town official like a mayor
Abolitionist
A person who believed slavery be ended
Ad interim
Only last for short time
60 terms
Persian and Arabian literature history
The second largest religion in the world
Largest religion in the world
How many Muslims worldwide
Muslims come from a variety of what
Islam
Christianity
1.6 billion
Cultures
The second largest religion in the world
Islam
Largest religion in the world
Christianity
46 terms
Literature and History Exam III
Hegel
Nietzche
Tieck
Marx
Argued for significant changes in philosophical and religious…
German philosopher... God is dead... Perspectivism... Complete ment…
German writer, editor, and novelist... Experimented with un-loc…
Marxism... Believed workers would unite and work to create a cl…
Hegel
Argued for significant changes in philosophical and religious…
Nietzche
German philosopher... God is dead... Perspectivism... Complete ment…
15 terms
Mediaeval, Renaissance and Restoration Literature and History
1066
1215
1399
1415
Norman Conquest. William the Conqueror defeats King Harold at…
Magna Carta. King John signs a charter limiting royal power i…
Richard II driven from the throne by his cousin Henry Bolingb…
Battle of Agincourt, Henry V's most decisive victory in the H…
1066
Norman Conquest. William the Conqueror defeats King Harold at…
1215
Magna Carta. King John signs a charter limiting royal power i…
96 terms
Certamen: History of Latin Literature
What Greek-born author translated the…
What are Livius' (and Naevius') fabula…
What was Gaius Naevius' famous work, a…
What are Naevius' fabulae praetextae?
Livius Andronicus
Latin comedies derived from Greek originals
Bellum Punicum, Saturnian verse
dramas on Roman subjects
What Greek-born author translated the…
Livius Andronicus
What are Livius' (and Naevius') fabula…
Latin comedies derived from Greek originals
11 terms
History Chapter 17 Literature/Art
David by Donatello
David by Michelangelo
pieta by Michelangelo
Last Supper by Leonardo da Vinci
David by Donatello
David by Michelangelo
16 terms
Reading History Through Literature
How does one distinguish fact from opi…
Historical Fiction Characters
Historical Fiction Setting
HF Plot
-CLARIFY statements of fact as true or false... -look for words…
-real characters... -made up characters... -often face problems tha…
-writers use their imaginations to describe settings... -try to…
-often influenced by setting... *this is because characters are…
How does one distinguish fact from opi…
-CLARIFY statements of fact as true or false... -look for words…
Historical Fiction Characters
-real characters... -made up characters... -often face problems tha…
10 terms
Medieval History & Literature
Who invaded in 1066, and what language…
What happened to the Archbishop of Can…
What was the Magna Carta, and who sign…
What is a morality play?
King Harold (Normandy), and they brought Norman French & Latin
He was murdered for defying the king and looked to the pope f…
It stated that the king could not tax without first meeting w…
A person meets characters symbolizing abstract qualities such…
Who invaded in 1066, and what language…
King Harold (Normandy), and they brought Norman French & Latin
What happened to the Archbishop of Can…
He was murdered for defying the king and looked to the pope f…
43 terms
History of European Literature Final
Orestes
Agamemnon
Clytemnestra
Cassandra
He is the son of Clytamnestra and Agamemnon and the brother o…
The King of Argos, the husband of Clytemnestra, and the comma…
The play's protagonist, she is Agamemnon's wife and has ruled…
A Trojan priestess, captured by Agamemnon and carried to Argo…
Orestes
He is the son of Clytamnestra and Agamemnon and the brother o…
Agamemnon
The King of Argos, the husband of Clytemnestra, and the comma…
59 terms
History of Literature Final
Main characters: Volpone Mosca
Tonight, grave sir, both my poor house…
...... Thy copse too, named of Gamage tho…
...... And in mine hert doth keep his res…
Volpone - Ben Jonson
Inviting a Friend to Supper - Ben Jonson
To Penshurst - Ben Jonson
The Long Love that in my Thought Doth Harbor - Thomas Wyatt
Main characters: Volpone Mosca
Volpone - Ben Jonson
Tonight, grave sir, both my poor house…
Inviting a Friend to Supper - Ben Jonson
21 terms
Literature and History 2 Final
American Literature
Rip Van Winkle
Young Goodman Brown
The American Scholar
Norton:
Irving
Hawthorne
Emerson:
American Literature
Norton:
Rip Van Winkle
Irving
37 terms
OT HISTORY AND LITERATURE STUFF
CREATION TELLS US ABOUT THE...
WHAT DOES THE CREATION ACCOUNT TELL US…
IDEAL TIME THEORY
RELIGIOUS ONLY THEORY
WHO AND NOT THE HOW
1. GOD IS WITHOUT PEER OR COMPETITOR ... 2. GOD IS MORE THAN CRE…
GOD CREATED A MATURE EARTH THAT HAD THE APPEARANCE OF AGE: A…
GENESIS STATES THE ORIGIN OF THE UNIVERSE IN THEOLOGICAL LANG…
CREATION TELLS US ABOUT THE...
WHO AND NOT THE HOW
WHAT DOES THE CREATION ACCOUNT TELL US…
1. GOD IS WITHOUT PEER OR COMPETITOR ... 2. GOD IS MORE THAN CRE…
175 terms
History and Literature of the Old Testament
2000 B.C.
God's promise(s) to Abraham
1876 B.C.
1500 B.C.
Start of OT history with Abraham. Time of the Patriarchs and…
Abraham will have many descendents, the promise land (Canaan)…
Joseph interprets dream of Pharaoh regarding famine and so he…
Time of Moses and the Judges. The Pharaoh enacts a policy say…
2000 B.C.
Start of OT history with Abraham. Time of the Patriarchs and…
God's promise(s) to Abraham
Abraham will have many descendents, the promise land (Canaan)…
93 terms
History of English literatures
Literature
Canon
Canon controversy
Literary History
Including both written and oral works.
Collection of works - according to the 'times' and 'culture'.…
Permanently established??... ideally: 1 canon with unambiguous l…
Literature was originally oral. Written literature was became…
Literature
Including both written and oral works.
Canon
Collection of works - according to the 'times' and 'culture'.…
25 terms
Literature in History II Midterm
John Winthrop
Anne Bradstreet
John Milton
Samuel Pepys
A Model of Christian Charity
The Prologue, The Author to Her Book, Contemplations
When I Consider How My Light Is Spent, Paradise Lost
The Diary
John Winthrop
A Model of Christian Charity
Anne Bradstreet
The Prologue, The Author to Her Book, Contemplations
40 terms
Music History & Literature (final)
4 obligatory dances (Baroque suite)
allemande
courante
sarabande
allemande, courante, sarabande, gigue
moderately fast, duple meter
fast, triple meter
slow, triple meter
4 obligatory dances (Baroque suite)
allemande, courante, sarabande, gigue
allemande
moderately fast, duple meter
81 terms
History and Literature I Final
1. _______________, the great founder…
He attended ______________ University,…
His brother ______________ is known as…
List the names of the following:... a. Th…
John Wesley, 1703, Epworth, 1791
Oxford, Holy, Georgia, Moravians, May 24, 1738, Aldersgate; s…
Charles, hymns
George Whitefield, John Fletcher, Susanna Wesley, Adam Clarke…
1. _______________, the great founder…
John Wesley, 1703, Epworth, 1791
He attended ______________ University,…
Oxford, Holy, Georgia, Moravians, May 24, 1738, Aldersgate; s…
15 terms
Irish Literature History Quiz
Battle of the Boyne
Penal Laws
United Irishmen Rebellion
Act of Unions
Dutch Prince William of Orange defeats English King James at…
Imposed on Catholics to force them to accept Anglican church…
first organized rebellion against British; British victory, b…
Act of Unions abolished Irish parliment and united Ireland an…
Battle of the Boyne
Dutch Prince William of Orange defeats English King James at…
Penal Laws
Imposed on Catholics to force them to accept Anglican church…
27 terms
African and Persian literature history
What kingdom conquered Egypt?
The Dausi
Aksum
How did the sonike kings become rich?
Kush
A sonike oral epic
A rich kingdom in Eastern Africa
By trading salt for gold
What kingdom conquered Egypt?
Kush
The Dausi
A sonike oral epic
37 terms
Sedes history/literature vocab
redress
whet
phantasma
sufferance
remedy or set right
sharpen
a sequence of real or imaginary images like those seen in a d…
absence of objection rather than genuine approval
redress
remedy or set right
whet
sharpen
43 terms
Muscial History and Literature Final
Bel Canto
Libretto
Opera buffa
Prima donna
(Italian "beautiful song") Italian style of singing, associat…
(Itailian, "little book") Text of an opera
Type of Italian opera of eighteenth century with comic plot,…
(Italian, "first lady") Leading woman of an opera company
Bel Canto
(Italian "beautiful song") Italian style of singing, associat…
Libretto
(Itailian, "little book") Text of an opera
history of American literature
John Smith is remembered for writing a…
William Bradford is remembered for wri…
What religious spirit underlies Bradfo…
Samuel Sewall is remembered for writin…
The General History of Virginia
Of Plymouth Plantation
puritanism
The Diary
John Smith is remembered for writing a…
The General History of Virginia
William Bradford is remembered for wri…
Of Plymouth Plantation
10 terms
Art History Midterm- Literature
Pieter Lastman
Cornelis Van Der Voort
Thomas Keyser
Rembrandt
biblical and mythological scenes. Pupils included Rembrandt.…
specialized in full length portraits: influenced Rembrandt's…
most in demand portrait painter before rembrandt, utilized co…
focused on narratives an portraits .know for his brushwork in…
Pieter Lastman
biblical and mythological scenes. Pupils included Rembrandt.…
Cornelis Van Der Voort
specialized in full length portraits: influenced Rembrandt's…
17 terms
Middle/Medieval history & literature
What year did the Battle of Hastings o…
What's another name for the Battle of…
What did the Battle of Hastings mark t…
William I of Normandy
1066
Normandy Quest
demarcation between Old English and Middle English
1st king of Britain who led the battle of hastings
What year did the Battle of Hastings o…
1066
What's another name for the Battle of…
Normandy Quest
95 terms
Music Literature/ History FINAL
Lied
Lieder
True
True
German term for the art song
A group of Lieder unified by some narrative thread or a descr…
The art song can be described as representing a union of poet…
Schumann wrote his song cycle A Poet's Love during his "year…
Lied
German term for the art song
Lieder
A group of Lieder unified by some narrative thread or a descr…
15 terms
Learning the language of literature: reading history through literature
History
Informative nonfiction
Historical fiction
History
Is a subject not only for textbooks and nonfiction but for fi…
Provides factual accounts of past events, places, and people.
Combines fact and fiction in a story set in the past.
Presents factual information about past events, places, and p…
History
Is a subject not only for textbooks and nonfiction but for fi…
Informative nonfiction
Provides factual accounts of past events, places, and people.
20 terms
Final Vocab History and Literature
absolute power
averice
august
alliteration
power that is absolute, unrestrained and unlimited
greed; desire for wealth
inspiring reverence; majestic
repetition of words
absolute power
power that is absolute, unrestrained and unlimited
averice
greed; desire for wealth
11 terms
Literature & History in Action - economic terms
Opportunity cost
prime mortgage rate (customers)
(Democratic) socialist
laissez-faire
value of the 2nd best option
the rights of individuals and groups to own resources and bus…
a believer in an economic system in which the government own…
the principle that government should not interfere in the eco…
Opportunity cost
value of the 2nd best option
prime mortgage rate (customers)
the rights of individuals and groups to own resources and bus…
43 terms
History of Latin Literature
Who is called the founder of Latin Lit…
Who was born a greek slave?
What style did Livius Andronicus write…
What does fabulae palliatae mean?
Livius Andronicus
Livius Andronicus
Saturnian Meter
(translated) Greek comedies
Who is called the founder of Latin Lit…
Livius Andronicus
Who was born a greek slave?
Livius Andronicus
20 terms
History of British literature
When did invasion 1 happen?
What did the britons do?
Celts?
Druids?
800-600 BCE
Settle Britain
Invaded Southern Europe (800-600 BCE)
Priest class that settled disputes
When did invasion 1 happen?
800-600 BCE
What did the britons do?
Settle Britain
12 terms
Anglo-Saxon History & Literature
When did the Romans rule England?
Who are the Celtic people today?
How did the Anglo-Saxon conversion to…
How did the Anglo-Saxon modify their C…
55 BC (300 years)
Clans characterized by a fearsome loyalty to the clan's leader.
It helped unify the disparate tribes and ended the cycles of…
They emphasized the heroic aspects of Jesus and incorporated…
When did the Romans rule England?
55 BC (300 years)
Who are the Celtic people today?
Clans characterized by a fearsome loyalty to the clan's leader.
15 terms
Opera History and Literature
What do we consider to be the "first"…
Name another composer and the title of…
List 3 style characteristics of early…
When was the Baroque Period?
Euridice - Jacopo Peri
Handel - Giulio Cesare... Monteverdi - Orfeo... Cavalli - Il Giason…
Monody... Chant-like... Harpsichord and light accompaniment
1600 - 1750
What do we consider to be the "first"…
Euridice - Jacopo Peri
Name another composer and the title of…
Handel - Giulio Cesare... Monteverdi - Orfeo... Cavalli - Il Giason…
13 terms
Connecting Literature,History, and Culture
When did Robert Frost win the first of…
What did F Scotts Fitzgerald's The Gre…
What was the name of Langston Hughes'…
In what year was the minimum workweek…
1924
American Dream, 1924
"The Negro speaks of rivers" 1921
1938
When did Robert Frost win the first of…
1924
What did F Scotts Fitzgerald's The Gre…
American Dream, 1924
49 terms
History and Literature of Biology Final
Hippocrates
Rengade
Greek
French
Air, waters, and places... -enlarged spleen... -proximity to stagna…
"Les grand maux et les grands remèdes"... "The great ills, great…
Elonosia- swamp disease
Paludisme- swamp
Hippocrates
Air, waters, and places... -enlarged spleen... -proximity to stagna…
Rengade
"Les grand maux et les grands remèdes"... "The great ills, great…
12 terms
Final: History of Latin Literature
Which 2 works did Homer write? Where w…
Did Homer exist?
What must something contain to be cons…
Who was Sappho?
The Illiad (last year of Trojan War, wrath of Achilles, divin…
The word "homeros" means hostage in Greek, so some scholars t…
invocatio, dactylic hexameter, objective, 3rd person, no emot…
poet from the island of Lesbos, first woman poet, wrote about…
Which 2 works did Homer write? Where w…
The Illiad (last year of Trojan War, wrath of Achilles, divin…
Did Homer exist?
The word "homeros" means hostage in Greek, so some scholars t…
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