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  • Walter Ruttman

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    A secondary important figure in defining and examining the absolute film movement within Germany during the 1920s is Walter Ruttman. Unlike Richter he began as a student of architecture and graphic design, which shaped his identity as an experimental filmmaker and accounts for the prominence of shapes and lines within his films. He began his career as filmmaker directly after his release from a hospital in Berlin for treatment of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder caused by his experiences in WW1. His

  • Biography of Barbara Walters

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    | Television journalist. Born September 25, 1931, in Boston, Massachusetts. She was the daughter of nightclub impresario Lou Walters (owner of New York 's swanky Latin Quarter) and his wife, Dena. In 1937, Lou Walters expanded his business, which caused his family to adopt an itinerant lifestyle, moving from Boston to New York to Miami Beach. Walters attended the all-female Sarah Lawrence College in Bronxville, New York, graduating in 1953 with a bachelor’s degree in English. Her first

  • Barbara Walters Primary Sources

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    Barbara Walters Barbara Walters was born on the 25 September 1929 in Boston, Massachusetts. Walters was born Jewish, though her parents did not practice it. She has interviewed every president since Nixon and even interviewed some of America’s most infamous murderers. She originally wanted to be an actress, however, became a journalist by accident when the Today show was moved to news instead of entertainment and her boss insisted she should write for all the ansegments of the show. Today, she is

  • Walter Payton Thesis Statement

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    Tomorrow is promised to no one” - Walter Payton. Walter Payton lived by this quote his whole life not just on the football field playing for the Jackson State Tigers collegitaly or for the Chicago Bears professionally. He lived by that quote at a young age especially when his father died. Or when he was diagnosed with PSC a rare liver disease. He showed us how to live life before it's gone. Walter Payton’s young life was full of disasters and struggles. It all started when Payton was a young kid

  • Walter Mitlter's Character Analysis

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    Walter Mitty is an average, middle-aged man living a dull life, and is married to a bossy wife. He does just about everything that Mrs. Mitty tells him to do, except see Dr. Renshaw; and because of all this, Walter often daydreams about the more exciting lives that he could have possibly lived. These daydreams become so elaborate that Walter is very easily distracted and does not communicate with other people very well. Walter's boring life leads him to become highly imaginative, though he grows

  • The Lie By Sir Walter Raleigh

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    The poem “The Lie” was written by Sir Walter Raleigh in 1592. Thought out the poem, Sir Walter Raleigh is expressing his feelings about Parliament and Queen Elisabeth, and how they always lie. During this time Sir Walter begin to personally believe that the repeated, and distribution of the lie made the people like a bunch of Pinocchio. However, after many years of Sir Walter Raleigh helping to spread the lie he no longer wanted any part of it. He instead began to warn the readers using his poetry

  • Sir Walter Raleigh's Journey

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    Sir Walter Raleigh was brought to this world on January 22, 1552 (or 1554) in East Budleigh, United Kingdom. He died on October 22, 1618, in London, United Kingdom. Raleigh was a writer, poet, and an explorer. Went to Oxford University, then later on Raleigh went to London to study in the laws. On 1578, him and Sir Humphrey Gilbert, he’s an explorer and his half brother, sailed to America to find the colonies that are in America. Raleigh found the first English Colony in America on Roanoke Island

  • The Prophetic Imagination, By Walter Brueggemann

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    to make the same decisions Jesus did. But is it any different? Just because situations may be different, that does not mean that the results should be. Jesus acted out of love and compassion, which shouldn’t cause for change even over 2000 years. Walter Brueggemann in his book The Prophetic Imagination, talks about a “new history” that Jesus inaugurates for all people, but especially for the ones who were marginalized (Brueggemann, 113). CJ Furness writes about how Jesus does offer a practical argument

  • The Hero Of Walter Payton : A Good Hero

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    patient, and helpful. Walter Payton fills all of the requirements to be a good hero, mainly by being tough and kind. Walter Payton was a running back for the NFL’s Chicago Bears. Throughout his career, he broke as many records as any back ever. Many people say he is the most well-rounded back in NFL history. Walter was also one of the greatest philanthropists the NFL has ever seen. He started the Walter Payton Foundation, which helps underprivileged children. In 1999, Walter found out that he had

  • Critique Analysis Of Sir Walter Scott

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    Critique evaluation Sir Walter Scott was a very successful writer during the beginning of the 19th century. Born and raised in Scotland, many say that Sir Walter Scott had a very significant impact on the culture of Scotland. From writing about daring knights to making kilts fashionable attire, Scott was a cultural icon at the time. But how much influence did Scott truly have on the cultural influence of Scotland? Scott was the most culturally significant author, for Scotland, in the 19th century