Copy the Vocabulary Development words from page 759.
Born in Jackson, Mississippi
Lived there her entire life
Father was an insurance man
Mother was a schoolteacher
Came out of an ugly shell but is beautiful
Hand over heart
He is called a leach
Doctors of the time used leaches as treatment for s
An Occurance At Owl Creek Bridge
Ambrose Guinnet Bierce
Born: 1842, January 24th in
Horse Cave Creek, Meigs County, Ohio.
Death: Unknown last correspondence dated December 26, 1913 in Texas
1861: Bierce enlisted in the Ninth Indiana Infantry for the Civil
Historical & Cultural Context Information
Advanced Composition & Novel
Arthur Miller (1915-2005)
Known and respected for his intimate and realistic portrayal of the working class, Arthur
Miller remains one of the most prolific playwrights of
The Declaration of Independence
The Declaration of Independence was signed on July 4, 1776.
The main writer was Thomas Jefferson.
The Declaration of Independence was written to tell the world that the United
States was now a free and independent county, f
Emily Dickinson (1830-1886)
Emily Dickinson: Biography
Born the second of three children in Amherst, Massachusetts
Father was a lawyer and one of the wealthiest and most respected citizens in the
town, as well as a conservative leader of the church
MLK Letter from Birmingham Jail Analysis
This PowerPoint is from an AP English class, and does an excellent job of breaking down the letter. Not all of the content in the presentation is needed for our purposes, but use it to get further