5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Sherman Alexie
- Nathaniel Hawthorne
- Samuel Clemens/Mark Twain
- Charles Chesnutt
- a The Scarlet Letter. Motifs: -civilization vs. the wilderness -night vs. day Symbols: -scarlet letter -the meteor -Pearl -rosebush next to the prison door
- b "Song of the Sky Loom". -family/creation -seasonal renewal -weaving conceit (warp/weft)
- c "Cannibalism in the Cars".
- d "The Sheriff's Children". *Themes: -racism -identity -moral and responsibility
- e "This Is What It Means To Say Pheonix, Arizona". *Symbols/motifs: -fathers and sons -fire, ashes, rebirth -last image= salmon swimming upstream
5 Multiple choice questions
- "The Devil and Tom Walker". -faust story (sells his soul to the devil)
- "Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God".
- "The Day of Doom" & "God's Controversy with New England".
- "Dear John Wayne".
- "The Yellow Wallpaper".
5 True/False questions
John Winthrop → "The Story of an Hour". Themes: repression of women in a male-dominated society Symbols: -springtime -patches of blue sky
Lawrence Wright → "Dear John Wayne".
Sepulveda vs. De Las Casas → . -Juan Gines de Sepulveda= against Indians -Bartolome de Las Casas= pro Indian
Columbus → "Song of the Sky Loom". -family/creation -seasonal renewal -weaving conceit (warp/weft)
Herman Melville → "Bartelby the Scrivener". Themes: -charity -work ethics -middle class boredom Motifs: -grayness -food Symbols: -dead letters -Alexandro Aranda's skeleton Quote: "I prefer not to."