Mrs. Rachel Curtis. American Literature II Syllabus. Course Description. The purpose of American Literature is to help students gain an appreciation for their literary past, whilst learning the advanced levels of comprehension and composition associated.
The Stranger and The Truman Show Essay. Writing Situation: Individualism is a major aspect of American culture. While we tend to admire those whose individualism results in the achievement of the American Dream, we still expect those people to give something.
Teacher: Class: Date. Jean Jacques Rousseau:The Social Contract, 1762. I mean to inquire if, in the civil order, there can be any sure and legitimate rule of administration, men being taken as they are and laws as they might be. In this inquiry I shall.
The Myth of Sisyphus. The gods had condemned Sisyphus to ceaselessly rolling a rock to the top of a mountain, whence the stone would fall back of its own weight. They had thought with some reason that there is no more dreadful punishment than futile and hopeless labor.
Macbeth - Folger Paperback. Key Scenes & Lines. 1.1.12What theme is introduced with this paradoxical line? 1.2.18-25What is the first adjective used to describe Macbeth? Note that Macbeth is a fearsome warrior. 1.2.26What two adjectives does the king use to describe Macbeth?
ATA American Literature Unit 1. Section I: The Crucible. Vocabulary in Context : Multiple Choice write the letter of the best definition of the bold word. 1. Goody Ann, it is a formidablesin to conjure up the dead. a. minor b. very grave c. specific d. venial.
Macbeth- Scene 1.5Lady Macbeth Unsex me here! Lady Macbeth has received a letter from her husband outlining the witches prophecy and his promotion to Thane of Cawdor. She is inflamed by the idea of Macbeth as King and begins to make plans. In early Scotland.
Mrs. Opaleski-DiMeo English IV Honors. Close Reading of Act IV. 1.This is a scene filled with a lot of action. Notice how it begins. What does it have in common with earlier scenes? What is Iago doing to Othello in the first 45 lines? What does he hope.
Senior Projects. Walsh British Literature 2015-2016. All projects must be typed, double-spaced, unless specified otherwise. ProjectDue Date. 1.Reflection on First Day of Senior Year8/21/15.
Outcome 1- Approaches to Literature. Hamlet by WilliamShakespeare. Students will read and analyse Shakespeare s Hamlet and various critical papers/essays relating to TWO theoretical (Lens) perspectives. They will choose ONE of the distributed topics and.
Making Meanings. from The Canterbury Tales: The Prologue. Reading Check. a.When, where, and for what purposes do the pilgrims gather? b.What plan, which becomes the basis of the frame story, does the Host propose to the pilgrims?
Freshman Honors Seminar. The face that launched a thousand ships. Helen of Troy and Her Ghosts. Professor Liana TheodoratouTel: 212-998-3995. A. S. Onassis Program in Hellenic StudiesEmail: 285 Mercer Street, 8th Floor.
DO NOT WRITE ON TEST. ATA Honors American Literature: Realism. Multiple Choice. Identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question. Mary Chestnut s Civil War. In from Mary Chesnut s Civil War, Mary Chesnut s husband.
Early Romanticism. Organization of the text. Part V of the text covers the entire 19th century. We will do only chapters 17 and 18 in this semester, which covers the Early Romantics plus the Late Romantic Symphonists, including Dvorak, Brahms and Tchaikovsky.
Name ______Introduction to the General Prologue of The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer. 1. After the 1st Read Where are you on the scale? 4 3 2 1 0 Why? ______. 2. After the 1st read highlight the bolded words and define them in the margins.
Hamlet Notes: Act 4 AP Lit - Minich. Your Job Tonight: Read through these carefully and highlight key ideas/ concepts. Claudius considers the repercussions of Hamlet s murder of Polonius: 1) They should have dealt more decisively with Hamlet to prevent.