Comparative Commentaries to Go: Death Rituals

IB English A: Language & Literature: Comparative Commentaries to Go: Death Rituals

Type ‘funeral + quotations’ into Google and you’ll get somewhere in the region of 20 million hits. Hardly surprising. Aphorisms, witty and otherwise, abound where funerals are concerned. Both texts in this comparative commentary to go are concerned with death and its ritual. The first text – text 1 – is the memorable opening from Iain Banks’ magnum opus, The Crow Road. The novel begins, ‘it was the day...

To access the entire contents of this site, you need to log in or subscribe to it..

Click the free stuff button on the home page to access free pages or check the blog (which is also free).

All materials on this website are for the exclusive use of teachers and students at subscribing schools for the period of their subscription. Any unauthorised copying or posting of materials on other websites is an infringement of our copyright and could result in your account being blocked and legal action being taken against you.