Bret Easton Ellis Essays
Culture and Tension in Less Than Zero College
Less Than Zero
Tension between a protagonist and the society in which he lives is an element of storytelling which can be found in many texts across many millennia. The story of Jesus Christ's crucifixion is a particularly notable example, though the great...
Shocking the Reader in American Psycho and A Clockwork Orange 12th Grade
The controversy surrounding Brett Easton Ellis's American Psycho and Anthony Burgess's A Clockwork Orange relates primarily to the central themes that are explored in both books. Nevertheless, the brutality and explicit expression that drench...