Some things to watch in your writing (working from small to
Punctuation almost always goes inside quotation marks:
Wrong: Proofread your papers and watch out for putting the
comma or period inside the quotations marks.
Correct: Periods and commas, s
Literature JARED, BRANDON, RYAN, OLIVIA, CARLY
overview- Ryan Szabo
o The middle ages saw a rebirth in literature.
Early books were handwritten and illustrated by monks
Paper was very scarce and it was expensive to buy books.
monks- Medieval monasteries
overview- Very routine, and activities revolved around an agrarian calendar
- Most of the time was spent working the land, and trying to grow enough food
to survive another year.
- Church feasts mark harvesting and planting days were being taken to rest.
Christianity started from a grass-roots beginning but became the core religion of
Christianity sprung from a Hebrew background (worship one God) and incorporated
pagan symbolism, Greco-Roman ideas
emerged during the first century of
A crusade is a religious expedition
Pope Urban II
-Armor of a knight included a visored helmet that would be festooned with
- The knights shield evolved to sport the heraldry found on the family crest,
or coat o
Early Christianity-to 300 AD.
sarcophagi: a stone coffin
inhumation: to bury a body after death
catacombs: underground passageways used for ceremonies, rituals, tombs for
iconoclasm: acting or rejecting beliefs/values/practices
secular: not part
Chivalry - Paul - The generic term for the Bro Code or Knight Code of the Middle Age
time period. Chivalry were the generic rules that one should live by to be honorable.
Knight training JAMES
- All knights belonged to a noble class and were a part of a m
Chapter 10: The Reformation
1. What was the Reformation? What was reformed? Explain the two
main artists of the Reformation and the impact each had on myth and
2. Who led the charge on this reformation? What was his beef? List
some of his claims.
What is a Frame Story?
What is characterization and how does an author accomplish it?
Contrast and Contradictions: write down what we would EXPECT a character do be or do,
and what might seem slightly off about Chaucers introduction. What might Chaucer be
Setting: 1972, Washington, D.C
The Washington Post (newspaper that broke the story of the Watergate break-in)
Watergate Hotel (also held business offices, such as National Democratic Headquarters)
CREEP is an acronym for the Committee to RE-Elect the Pre