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English Composition Essays

Argumentative, Persuasive, Narrative, Short, Conclusive, Analytical, Narration, Research, Discussion, Speculative, Argument, Classificatory, Statement, Exemplification, Analytical, Analitical, Critical Analysis, Interpretive, Transitional, Paragraphing, Causal Analysis, Reflective, Critical, Cause & Effect, Compare & Contrast, Comparsion, Definition, Descriptive, Description, Division, Expository, Personal Narrative, Place, Process

Argumentative and Persuasive Essays

Abortion, Affirmative Action, Alcoholism, Alcohol Abuse, Anabolic Steroids, Capital Punishment, Censorship, Cloning, Crime, Death Penalty, Drugs, Eating Disorders, Euthanasia, Environment, Genetic Engineering, Genetic Screening, Global Warming, Gay Rights, Gay Marriage, Gun Control, Immigrants & Immigration, Internet Censorship, Internet Pornography, Internet Privacy, Marijuana, Media, Media Violence, Media and Women, Media Censorship, Military, Nutrition, Overpopulation, Pro-choice, Pro-life, Philosophy, Physician Assisted Suicide, Racial Profiling, Same-sex Marriage, School Choice, School Shootings, School Violence, September 11, Sports, Stem Cell Research, Steroids, Terrorism, TV Violence, Violence, War on Drugs, more...

Literary Analysis

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, A&P, Antigone, Apocalypse Now, Araby, The Awakening, Barn Burning, Beowulf, Beloved, Bible, Birthmark, Blade Runner, The Bluest Eye, Candide, Catcher in the Rye, Canterbury Tales, Cathedral, Chrysanthemums, A Clockwork Orange, The Color Purple, Crime and Punishment, Death of a Salesman, Death in Venice, Desiree's Baby, A Doll's House, Dr. Faustus, Epic of Gilgamesh, Everyday Use, A Farewell to Arms, Frankenstein, The Grapes of Wrath, Great Gatsby, Great Expectations, Glass Menagerie, Gulliver's Travels, The Handmaid's Tale, Heart of Darkness, The Iliad, Invisible Man, Jane Eyre, The Joy Luck Club, The Lottery, The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock, Metamorphosis, Mind the Gap, My Antonia, My Papa's Waltz, The Odyssey, Oedipus Rex, On the Road, Oresteia, Paradise Lost, The Picture of Dorian Gray, Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, Pride and Prejudice, A Raisin in the Sun, A Rose for Emily, The Scarlet Letter, Siddhartha, Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, Slaughterhouse-five, Song of Solomon, The Story of an Hour, Their Eyes Were Watching God, Things Fall Apart, Trifles, To Kill a Mockingbird, To His Coy Mistress, Uncle Tom's Cabin, Waste Land, Wife of Bath, A Worn Path, Wuthering Heights, The Yellow Wallpaper, Young Goodman Brown


Edgar Allan Poe, Emily Dickinson, Fyodor Dostoevsky, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Robert Frost, Ernest Hemingway, William Shakespeare, Virginia Woolf, more...


American Dream, Foreign Aid, Foreign Policy, George Bush, Gun Control, Terrorism, U.S. Intelligence, Military, Voting, Women and Politics, more...

Character Analysis

Creon of Antigone, Fool of King Lear, Gertrude of Hamlet, Iago of Othello, Lady Macbeth, Linda Loman of Death of a Salesman, Nick Carraway of The Great Gatsby, Nora of A Doll's House, Ophelia of Hamlet, Penelope of Homer's Odyssey, Prospero of The Tempest, Telemachus of Homer's Odyssey, Victor Frankenstein, Willy Loman of Death of a Salesman


Shakespeare, Alls Well That Ends Well, Antony and Cleopatra, As You Like It, The Comedy of Errors, Coriolanus, Cymbeline, Hamlet, Henry IV, Henry V, Henry VI, Henry VIII, Julius Caesar, King John, King Lear, King Richard II, King Richard III, Loves Labours Lost, Macbeth, Measure for Measure, The Merchant of Venice, The Merry Wives of Windsor, A Midsummer's Night Dream, Much Ado About Nothing, Othello, Pericles Prince of Tyre, Romeo and Juliet, Shakespeare Sonnets, The Taming of the Shrew, The Tempest, Timon of Athens, Titus Andronicus, Troilus and Cressida, TWelfth Night, The Two Gentlemen of Verona, The Winter Tale

Popular Literary Topics

American Dream, American Dream in The Great Gatsby, Apocalypse Now, Biblical Flood, Blindness in Oedipus Rex, Christianity in Beowulf, Colonialism in Heart of Darkness, Disguise in Homer's Odyssey, Fate in Odyssey, Fate in Oedipus Rex, Flood of Gilgamesh, Hero in Beowulf, Illusion in Death of a Salesman, Insanity in A Rose for Emily, Insanity in The Yellow Wallpaper, Jealousy in Othello, Light and Dark in Heart of Darkness, Loneliness in Frankenstein, Memory in Beloved, Optimism in Candide, Paganism in Beowulf, Racism in Heart of Darkness, Revenge in Hamlet, Satire in Candide, Science in Frankenstein, Symbolism in The Awakening, Symbolism in The Great Gatsby, Tragedy in Oedipus Rex, Tragic Hero of Antigone, Women in Beowulf, Women in Heart of Darkness

Research Papers

African Americans, Animal Testing, Barbie, Burnout, Cancer, Censorship, Communism, Copyright Law, Crime, Cults, Disabled, Divorce, Drugs, Education, Elderly, Elections, Energy, Environment, Equal Rights Amendment, Ethics, Extraterrestrial Life, Gender Roles, Genital Mutilation, Homeless, Islam, Language, Lead Poisoning, Literature, Loneliness, Marijuana, Media, Medicine, Memory, Multiculturalism, Music, Nurture and Nature, Olympics, Patents, Pesticides, Plague, Privacy, Procrastination, Professional Wrestling, Racism, Ritalin, Sports, Stereotyping, Stress Management, Students, Surrogate Mothers, Test and Testing, Terrorism, Trains, Urban Legends, Voting, Water, Welfare, Women, more...

Technology Essays

Artificial Intelligence, Black Holes, Blogs, Broadband, Cryonics, Dada, Denial of Service, divx, e-mail, Encryption, File-sharing, Gene Therapy, Internet, Lasers, Licensing, Music, Microsoft, NEXRAD Radar, Nanotechnology, Online, Software, Tivo, Virtual Reality, Viruses, Xenotransplantation, more...