Tess: A Girl Doomed to Tragedy
This paper aims to analyze the tragic character of Tess in Hardy’s masterpiece Tess of the d’Urbervilles. Tess, as the heroine of the novel, has charmed the readers with her sweet nature, innocence, purity, and beauty. Her misfortunes and final tragic death are most touching and unforgettable. Several factors contribute to Tess’s tragedy: the social reality, a mysterious force called fate, and her innate personality flaw all play a part in her downfall. We can conclude that Tess is a doomed girl, and her tragedy is inevitable.
Chang, Y. X. (2006). A survey of English literature. Tianjin: Nankai University Press.
Chen, J. (1994). A history of English literature (Vol. 3). Beijing: The Commercial Press.
Hardy, T. (1996). Tess of the D’Urbervilles. Beijing: Foreign Languages Press.
Kramer, D. (Ed.) (1979). Critical approaches to the fiction of Thomas Hardy. London: Macmillan.
Liu, B. S. (2007). A short history of English literature. Henan People’s Publishing Press.
Page, N. (Ed.) (1980). Thomas Hardy: The writer and his background. London: Bell & Hyman.
Peck, J. (1987). How to study a Thomas Hardy novel. Basingstoke, Hampshire: Macmillan.
- There are currently no refbacks.
How to do online submission to another Journal?
If you have already registered in Journal A, then how can you submit another article to Journal B? It takes two steps to make it happen:
1. Register yourself in Journal B as an Author
Find the journal you want to submit to in CATEGORIES, click on “VIEW JOURNAL”, “Online Submissions”, “GO TO LOGIN” and “Edit My Profile”. Check “Author” on the “Edit Profile” page, then “Save”.
Go to “User Home”, and click on “Author” under the name of Journal B. You may start a New Submission by clicking on “CLICK HERE”.
We only use three mailboxes as follows to deal with issues about paper acceptance, payment and submission of electronic versions of our journals to databases: email@example.com; firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com
Copyright © 2010 Canadian Academy of Oriental and Occidental Culture
Address: 9375 Rue de Roissy Brossard, Québec, J4X 3A1, Canada
Telephone: 1-514-558 6138
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com; firstname.lastname@example.org