Common Threads Between Pnin and The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie
Pnin and Miss Brodie,
although exceptionally different,
are quite similar. The
parallels begin at their very roots.
Though they do not originate from the same country,
Miss Brodie and Pnin are foreign to the land in which they end up settling in.
travels from her home in Switzerland to teach at the prodigious Marcia Blaine School for
located in Scotland while Pnin must travel from Russia to America.
This, being a
much farther distance than Switzerland to Scotland,
culturally and distancewise, causes
Pnin to be the the oddmanout the moment that he takes his first steps in America? he
spends the rest of his life struggling with English,
complicated train schedules, and many
other cultural differences.
Whether it be by sheer luck,
or a more kindly author,
things happen to be much easier for Miss Brodie.
All good novels must provide the reader with a conflict and neither Nabokov or
The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie and Pnin admirably satisfy a reader's
desire to experience someone else's pain,
despair, and betrayal.…...
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Traditional Principles of Argumentation Inside the essay "
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uses time-honored principles of argumentation. He uses diathesis,
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