The Modern World’s Complacency

By Lauren White, Harper Minor, and Jordan Mason This infographic explores complacency in Ian McEwan in Saturday. First, we observed how complacency and proximity are closely correlated. Several times in the story, we saw how as a threat approached, characters took action to address the imminent threat. However, in other cases, when the threat was distant, …

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William Wordsworth’s “I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud”

By Lauren White, Harper Minor, Jordan Mason Biography William Wordsworth was born on April 7, 1770 in Cockermouth, Cumberland. He was the second oldest of five children. His father was a lawyer who served under a Baronet. Wordsworth had close relationships with his siblings, especially his sister Dorothy (British and Irish Poets). Wordsworth began his …

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