Themes List

For those of you who wish to write a theme entry, choose one from the list and email the editor.  Please note, themes in bold have been assigned.  

 

For those of you who have been assigned texts upon which to write, please choose three themes from this list and send them to the editor for approval.  

 

 

Abandonment

Alienation

Ambition

American Dream, The

Birth/Childhood

Coming of Age

Commodification/Commercialism/Commerce

Community

Cruelty

Death

Education

Ethics

Family

Fate

Freedom

Futility

Gender

Grief

Guilt

Heroism

Hope

Identity

Illness

Individual and Society

Innocence and Experience

Isolation

Justice

Love

Memory

Nationalism

Nature

Oppression

Parenthood

Pride

Race

Regret

Rejection

Religion

Responsibility

Science and Technology

Sex/Sensuality/Eroticism

Social Class

Spirituality

Stages of Life

Success

Suffering

Survival

Tradition

Violence

Work