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Unformatted text preview: March 8, 2011 FINAL- Take home- 3 prompts, 2 essays 1. Multicultural reader + other readings draw upon essay of Stanley Fishs Boutique Multiculturalism; Charles Taylors The Politics of Recognition 2. Two required movies; dont forget Disney movies (happy feet, Aladdin) 3. Plot Against America and Farewell to Manzanar compare and contrast; one is autobiography, other is fictionalized account; similar themes- Get prompt at Friday 6pm, turn in no later than Saturday 6pm- 400-500 words PLOT AGAINST AMERICA Enter war year (1942) after we did in real life (1941) Winchell runs for president, attacked by mob, killed Was in fact major radio figure, spoke against Lindbergh, never ran for pres, never was killed *On final, these details will not be important Parable Jesus tells parables, stories that teaches a lesson PAA a parable (Prof viewpoint) when put in place, violence and hate crimes happen Criticism: PAA is NOT about America in the 40s, but after 9/11; not about fascists within, but terrorists...
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