Latest news

  • in

    Arnold”s Touchstone Method

    Arnold’s touchstone technique is a comparative technique of criticism. According to this method, to be able to choose a poet’s work correctly, a critic ought to evaluate it to passages taken from works of nice masters of poetry, and that these passages should be applied as touchstones to different poetry. Even a single line or […] More

  • in

    Touchstone anthology of contemporary creative nonfiction

    Comparative essay assignment Introduction             “In the Trenches” written by Charles Yale Harrison and “This Is Not Who We Are” written by Naomi Shihab are two different pieces of work which outline almost the same message. The analysis of these two stories differs in various ways such as application of styles, themes and imagery as […] More