A first-person (and perhaps, to an indeterminate extent, "unreliable") narrative, it begins in a way that brings to mind
Defoe more than it does anything in Hakluyt, say, and finally lands the "hero" (and pseudonymous author), Domingo Gonsales, in the China of the Jesuit missionary Matteo Ricci; but it chiefly centers on getting Gonsales to the Moon to witness and report on that Utopian world.
But the very reference to the classical origins of the idea of human excellence, with its obvious implication of a division between superior and inferior, brings to mind
one of the variations on elitism that has long been a pejorative: aristocracy.
At its best, the Congressional Black Caucus brings to mind
the black-led Reconstruction governments that gave the South its first blush of progressive state action (an accomplishment later undone by the white-supremacist Redeemer regimes).
and recipient of a free kit, said, although the anniversary of Katrina often brings to mind
negative responses, it also can offer opportunities to heal and demonstrate that a community is on the path to recovery.
Netrebko also brings to mind
images of Marilyn Monroe, Audrey Hepburn, Sophia Loren and Ingrid Bergman.
Jessica," its autobiographical lyrics inspired by a 21-year-old teacher's aide who had a lesbian crush on a teenage King (alas, it wasn't reciprocated), brings to mind
bands Violet Indiana, Kitchens of Distinction, and Lush.
Christopher Lane's easy drawl brings to mind
the West--and his slightly French-accented dialect for Du Pre fits perfectly.
If the look of Rehberger's works brings to mind
past eras, his drawings clearly engage with the telecommunications age: His work can be seen as a summation of different expressive styles, all of which can be recreated with the help of today's available technologies.
This brings to mind
a Bible scripture (Isaiah 10:13-14).
The result brings to mind
support structures for vaulted arches (for instance Gaudi's Sagrada Familia).
The writing style brings to mind
a lot of high school textbooks, but at least it doesn't overreach and muddy what is already a complex subject.
Their presence brings to mind
Lauren Bacall's admonition to "enter with a point of view.
Honore in Paris, among other famous streets, immediately bring to mind high-end retail, Madison Avenue brings to mind
designer clothiers and expensive accessories.
George Washington's name brings to mind
many images: statesman, soldier, military leader, and "Father of our country.
The Clusty name brings to mind
"Krusty the Clown" from the FOX animated sitcom, "The Simpsons.