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Familial Flaws in Tennessee Williams’s “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof”

Amidst the “mendacity” and fragility of his life, Brick, deuteragonist of Tennessee Williams’s Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, faces immurement by the figurative hands of his marriage. This is not out of a lack of love for Margaret, however, but for a discontent with the way in which she treats him. For Margaret sees…… Continue reading Familial Flaws in Tennessee Williams’s “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof”

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Penalty Irate: A Study on Persuasive Language Techniques as used by Australian Journalists

Penalty rates, first implemented in Australia in 1947, have long comprised monetary compensation for business workers undertaking shifts on Saturdays and Sundays. Only recently, however, prime minister Malcolm Turnbull has proposed a legislation that would cut these weekend-specific wages – as a result, Australian journalists have scrambled to their keyboards in the race to assault…… Continue reading Penalty Irate: A Study on Persuasive Language Techniques as used by Australian Journalists