5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Charles Chesnutt
- Michael Wigglesworth
- John Winthrop
- Herman Melville
- a "The Day of Doom" & "God's Controversy with New England".
- b "A Model of Christian Charity" (City on a Hill).
- c "The Sheriff's Children". *Themes: -racism -identity -moral and responsibility
- d "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."
- e "Song of the Sky Loom". -family/creation -seasonal renewal -weaving conceit (warp/weft)
5 Multiple choice questions
- . -Juan Gines de Sepulveda= against Indians -Bartolome de Las Casas= pro Indian
- "The Fall of the House of Usher". House= 1) buildings 2) minds 3) family doppelganger (incest [both spiritual and actual], house and its flaw, twin)
- "The Story of an Hour". Themes: repression of women in a male-dominated society Symbols: -springtime -patches of blue sky
- "This Is What It Means To Say Pheonix, Arizona". *Symbols/motifs: -fathers and sons -fire, ashes, rebirth -last image= salmon swimming upstream
- The Scarlet Letter. Motifs: -civilization vs. the wilderness -night vs. day Symbols: -scarlet letter -the meteor -Pearl -rosebush next to the prison door
5 True/False questions
Columbus → "Song of the Sky Loom". -family/creation -seasonal renewal -weaving conceit (warp/weft)
Louise Erdrich → "Dear John Wayne".
Washington Irving → "The Devil and Tom Walker". -faust story (sells his soul to the devil)
William Shakespeare → "On Plymouth Plantations".
William Bradford → "On Plymouth Plantations".