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  1. Edgar Allen Poe
  2. William Shakespeare
  3. John Winthrop
  4. Michael Wigglesworth
  5. Lawrence Wright
  1. a "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)
  2. b "The Day of Doom" & "God's Controversy with New England".
  3. c "A Model of Christian Charity" (City on a Hill).
  4. d Othello.
  5. e "Letter from Jerusalem: Forcing the End".

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. "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."
  2. "Landscape and Desire: The European Imagination and the New World". -his idea of paradise -eroticism of nature and the land
  3. "Cannibalism in the Cars".
  4. "Verses Upon the Burning of Our House, July 18th, 1666". -2 Houses: 1) burns, in this world 2) doesn't burn, eternal salvation/heaven one
  5. "The Story of an Hour". Themes: repression of women in a male-dominated society Symbols: -springtime -patches of blue sky

5 True/False questions

  1. Louise Erdrich"Dear John Wayne".


  2. ???"Song of the Sky Loom". -family/creation -seasonal renewal -weaving conceit (warp/weft)


  3. Nathaniel HawthorneThe Scarlet Letter. Motifs: -civilization vs. the wilderness -night vs. day Symbols: -scarlet letter -the meteor -Pearl -rosebush next to the prison door


  4. William Bradford"On Plymouth Plantations".


  5. Sepulveda vs. De Las Casas. -Juan Gines de Sepulveda= against Indians -Bartolome de Las Casas= pro Indian