The land was the church and the land was the religion Meaning?
This quote above was by Whiskey Jack to Shadow. Whiskey was talking about how he is
a culture hero, which is basically a step below a god, and how his people disc
What does Shadow mean by the The human condition?
This quote is in reference to when Shadow was driving to Illinois with a girl
named Sam. When he dropped her off, she said Youre fucked up, Mister. But youre
cool. Shadow responded with his q
This is the only country in the world that worries about what it is
This passage stated by Wednesday means that the United States is the sole country
to not know what its purpose. Wednesday states later on that, The rest of the
Is the American history as it is taught fictional?
American history is both nonfictional and fictional at the same time. I am
saying this because like Mr. Ibis wrote in his journal, there are definitely charcoalsketched simplic
The Gods were waiting
This passage in the book was about when white European men came to America
and discovered new lands.
At first the crew of the ship thought they left their gods reach, but then the captain
of the ship chime
If you have a talent you should use it Agree/ disagree?
When Mr. Ibis told Shadow about his business partners quote of using your
talent to the best you can was in context of his business in the funeral industry.
Mr. Ibis owns a funeral parl
A town is not a town without a bookstore What is your reaction?
This is a quote by Hinzelmann when he was giving Shadow a tour of the town. He also
said, It may call itself a town, but unless its got a bookstore, it knows it not fooling a so
What is your initial response to the text?
I have a mix initial response to the text Horns. It is a book that definitely portrays the
gothic, in more ways than one, but it disturbing that really rattles you up. When I read the first
People believe thought Shadow. Its what people do. They believe. Address comment
I agree with Shadows comment because people rely a lot on their beliefs. Believing can
be hoping something occurs or exists or imaging an outcom
After conclusion of the book, describe what you think it was all about?
After the conclusion of the American Gods, I would say the whole story is about
believing. This occurs throughout the book and is what many of the charac
Identify Two Ideas and or Symbols? Explain?
One critical theme that develops in chapter eleven of American Gods would be the theme
of belonging for Shadow. This is in reference to Shadow living in Lakeside, which has been the
Tell him that we are the future
This is a quote by a boy con artist that kidnapped Shadow on his walk home from
his wifes funeral.
This quote refers to Wednesday and how this other, newer con artist, the younger
boy, said that