1 edition of Portrait of a society found in the catalog.
Portrait of a society
|Contributions||Fernández Méndez, Eugenio ed., University of Puerto Rico (Río Piedras Campus)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||384|
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[Rio Piedras] Univ. of Puerto Rico Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Eugenio Fernández Méndez; University of Puerto Rico (Río Piedras Campus).
College of Social Sciences.; University of Puerto Rico. A painting starts in the mind. It must. From there, the complicated, elusive, grinding process of getting your vision onto a canvas begins.
Gathering one’s visual data, be it from life, sketches, field work, collected props, or reference photos, you reference all these. The portrait, as a literary genre, is a written description or analysis of a person or thing.A written portrait often gives deep insight, and offers an analysis that goes far beyond the superficial.
It is considered a parallel to pictorial portraiture. The imitation of painting is apparent in the name of the genre itself, which is a painting term. Historians of antiquity recognised the task. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.
That literature is a reflection of the society is a fact that has been widely acknowledged. Literature indeed reflects the society, its good values and its ills. In its corrective function, literature mirrors the ills of the society with a view to making the society realize its mistakes and make amends.
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