Homework #5 due Monday 3/3 1) Read and take notes on Jay Fliegelman's very good introduction to Charles Brockden Brown's novel Wieland (pp. vii-xlii). Then read Chapters I-XIV of Wieland (pp. 3-155). 2) Look through your notes and write down 5 questi
Homework 3 ENG 241 1) How do the Iroquois and Pima creation stories compare or contrast to other creation stories that you have heard? Are there any similarities, and if so, what are they?
The Iroquois and Pima creation stories are similar to many o
Homework 6 ENG 241 Make sure you have actively read and taken notes on the following essays by Ralph Waldo Emerson. Now, thinking back on all of the other readings we have done thus far this semester, what do you notice about Emerson that perhaps you
Homework #4-due Feb. 25 at 11 PM 1) Actively read and take notes on the supplemental readings attached to this homework assignment (it is in the form of a PDF so you will have to make sure that your computer has the latest version of Adobe Acrobat).
ENG 241 Homework #2 3) a) In the first paragraph of his introduction, Murray states that "[t]o read with propriety is a pleasing and important attainment; productive of improvement both to the understanding and the heart." He feels that reading is es
Homework #7 ENG 241
Please answer the following questions and submit your answers via Web CT by 11 PM on Fri. 4/4: 1) In his introduction to Selected Tales and Sketches, Michael J. Colacurcio notes that .Hawthorne began his career as a literary prof
ENG241 HW 8 1) Actively read and take notes on the following three chapters from Henry David Thoreau's Walden: "Economy" "Sounds" and "Solitude" 2) Now take a look again at this quote, from "Sounds": 3) Far through unfrequented woods on the confines
ENG 241 Homework #9 How did Douglass specifically work to shake up and agitate that crowd? Douglass shook up and agitated the crowd because he did not allow them to believe that slavery was a harmless, docile concept. He told them the horrible truths
ENG241 HW 10 Please answer the following questions and submit them via Web CT by 11 PM on Fri 4/25 at the very latest: a) How good do you feel about your own personal performance and contribution in your group's second class oral presentation? In wha