Peter Carey Essays
Sympathy for the Wronged: Comparing "In the Name of the Father" and "Amnesia" 12th Grade
Jim Sheridan and Peter Carey, director of the film In the Name of the Father and author of the novel Amnesia, respectively, have both lived through many world events surrounding an abuse of power that have a major effect on the central characters...
Characterisation and Ideology in Peter Carey's Short Stories 12th Grade
The Fat Man in History
Peter Carey’s collections of short stories explore societal expectations and subvert gender roles against a surrealist and/or dystopian background. In The Fat Man in History, we enter a reactionary society in which the conquering “Fat Americans”...