MSI#029 | Edgar Allan Poe – The Masque of the Red Death | SHORT STORY #podcast #dicasdeinglês

In this week’s MELHORE SEU INGLÊS – IMPROVE YOUR ENGLISH Podcast we bring you Edgar Allan Poe – The Masque of the Red Death!


MSI#029 | Edgar Allan Poe – The Masque of the Red Death | SHORT STORY

MP3 Download: https://goo.gl/zGxvda

Today we are going to read a great short story from Ambrose Bierce

WHO WAS Edgar Allan Poe

Edgar Allan Poe (/poʊ/; born Edgar Poe; January 19, 1809 – October 7, 1849) was an American writer, editor, and literary critic. Poe is best known for his poetry and short stories, particularly his tales of mystery and the macabre. He is widely regarded as a central figure of Romanticism in the United States and American literature as a whole, and he was one of the country’s earliest practitioners of the short story.

Poe is generally considered the inventor of the detective fiction genre and is further credited with contributing to the emerging genre of science fiction.[1] He was the first well-known American writer to try to earn a living through writing alone, resulting in a financially difficult life and career.

“The Masque of the Red Death”, originally published as “The Mask of the Red Death: A Fantasy” (1842), is a short story by Edgar Allan Poe. The story follows Prince Prospero’s attempts to avoid a dangerous plague, known as the Red Death, by hiding in his abbey. He, along with many other wealthy nobles, hosts a masquerade ball within seven rooms of the abbey, each decorated with a different color. In the midst of their revelry, a mysterious figure disguised as a Red Death victim enters and makes his way through each of the rooms. Prospero dies after confronting this stranger, whose “costume” proves to contain nothing tangible inside it; the guests also die in turn.

Poe’s story follows many traditions of Gothic fiction and is often analyzed as an allegory about the inevitability of death, though some critics advise against an allegorical reading. Many different interpretations have been presented, as well as attempts to identify the true nature of the titular disease. The story was first published in May 1842 in Graham’s Magazine and has since been adapted in many different forms, including a 1964 film starring Vincent Price. Additionally, it has been alluded to by other works in many types of media.

Um grande abraço do Prof. Newton e da Profa. Érika!

conheça O NOSSO CANAL no YOUTUBE de DICAS DIÁRIAS DE INGLÊS, o MELHORE SEU INGLÊS!
https://goo.gl/ATUJc3


erika-e-newton-ingles-por-skype

Aulas TODOS OS DIAS, de 7 às 23 horas!

Para aulas de Inglês Individuais por Skype FOCADAS EM CONVERSAÇÃO e fazer UMA AULA EXPERIMENTAL GRATUITA, basta entrar em contato no prof.newtonrocha@gmail.com ou no whatsapp (31) 9143-7388.

PREÇOS ACESSÍVEIS!

Saiba mais sobre as nossas aulas de inglês POR SKYPE, incluindo preços, nesse link: https://goo.gl/F79OqK

O conteúdo programático do nosso curso pode ser lido nesse link: https://goo.gl/pzSJDt

Currículo do Prof. Newton Rocha:
https://goo.gl/ReJafX

As recomendações e depoimentos de vários dos nossos alunos podem serem lidos nesse link:
https://goo.gl/6vreb2

Visite o nosso Blog Melhore Seu Inglês:
https://melhoreseuingles.wordpress.com/

Curta Nossa página no Facebook:
https://goo.gl/qcPQUK

Nosso Canal no Youtube – Melhore Seu Inglês: VÍDEO AULAS DIÁRIAS DE INGLÊS!
https://goo.gl/KYns5i

MELHORE SEU INGLÊS PODCAST
Ouça e baixe nosso podcast semanal – Melhore Seu Inglês PODCAST no INTERNET ARCHIVE (Escute Online ou faça o Download)
Link: https://goo.gl/H4aB6U

Melhore Seu Inglês PODCAST no ITUNES
Link: https://goo.gl/dVUYCq

Melhore Seu Inglês PODCAST no PODBEAN
https://goo.gl/3z2Lby

CONTATO
Newton Rocha | Professor de Inglês – Aulas por Skype
WhatsApp: 9143-7388 | Skype: prof.newtonrocha@gmail.com
LinkedIin: https://goo.gl/7rajxF
Facebook: https://goo.gl/aokHM1
Twitter: https://twitter.com/tionitro
Google +: https://goo.gl/J35qE8
Youtube Canal Nitroblog:https://goo.gl/ti9rs5

Érika de Pádua | Professora de Inglês – Aulas por Skype
WhatsApp: (31) 9223-5540 | Skype: erikadepadua@gmail.com
Linkedin: https://goo.gl/2c6QIb
Facebook: https://goo.gl/mqP5RK
Google +: https://goo.gl/bLjuCx

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s