The Question of Nature of Fame and Glory

“What is fame? Fame is but a slow decay ­ Even this shall pass away.” ­ Theodore Tilton The Divine Comedy, by Dante Alighieri, is a poem laden with such Christian themes as love, the search for happiness, and the desire to see God. Among these Christian themes, however, is Dante’s obsession with and desire … Read more

Movie Analysis: Glory by Edward Zwick

In the movie Glory, they showed what it was like in the 54th Massachusetts Regiment and how African Americans were able to take a stand and fight in the war. I believe the director and the actors accurately portrayed the era of the civil war, and what the people had to endure. It also furthered … Read more

A Movie Analysis: Glory Road

Introduction Glory Road is film about an interracial college basketball team from the 1960’s. In the movie, a young coach moves to a new town to be the head basketball coach at a small division 1 university. The film demonstrates many examples of motor learning including: characteristics of learning, punishment, advanced skill characteristics, individual differences, … Read more