The Birth-Mark

human nature

The Birth-Mark

Nathaniel Hawthorne “The Birth-Mark” is a story of a great scientist who applies his vast knowledge to removing a birthmark from the face of his otherwise perfect wife. The scientist succe...

Being Human: Core Readings in the Humanities

Leon Kass, ed. New York: W. W. Norton & Co. Inc., 2004. Get this book This book, curated by the President’s Council on Bioethics, is a helpful introduction to major literary works thatĀ help...

Watership Down

Richard Adams. New York: Scribner, 1972. Set in England’s Downs, a once idyllic rural landscape, this stirring tale of adventure, courage and survival follows a band of very special creatures on...