American Literature

For this first discussion board, think critically about not only the content of

For this first discussion board, think critically about not only the content of Columbus’s letters but also the purposes. As your textbook ex-plains in the “Beginnings” section, discovery is complex act and notion. 1. Compare Christopher Columbus’s descriptions of the islands’ plants, natural features, and native inhabitants in the two letters included in our textbook. …

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Essay 1 Writing Prompt: Summarizing an Argument For this assignment, you will be

Essay 1 Writing Prompt: Summarizing an Argument For this assignment, you will be summarizing a complex argument for a reader who is unfamiliar with the text you choose. It is your goal to accurately and effectively summarize the argument so that the reader can fully understand it without actually reading the primary text. It is …

Essay 1 Writing Prompt:
Summarizing an Argument
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Using Oedipus the King by Sophocles, write a 1- 1 ½ page response to the followi

Using Oedipus the King by Sophocles, write a 1- 1 ½ page response to the following questions: Discuss the setting of the play. What is the issue that the community is dealing with? How is Oedipus depicted in the opening pages and through his interaction with Teiresias? Make sure to include an introduction, which briefly …

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I submitted the Rubric for the One-Pager down below. You will see in the rubric

I submitted the Rubric for the One-Pager down below. You will see in the rubric that we have the option to write about three different stories, the story I would like you to write over is the one titled “The Yellow Wallpaper” The story (pdf) can be found online. The instructions for what my instructor …

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Choose TWO of the three prompts below to respond to. Each weekly discussion boar

Choose TWO of the three prompts below to respond to. Each weekly discussion board consists of three steps: 1) Your first post should be at least 300 words and is due by Friday, 2 September at 11:59pm. 2) Then reply to at least TWO classmates’ posts by Sunday, 4 September at 11:59pm. Both reply posts …

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First-Define Symbolism and Metaphors. Then, discuss places or times in your life

First-Define Symbolism and Metaphors. Then, discuss places or times in your life when you experienced symbolism or metaphors. Think of stories you have read, listened to, or watched. Initial posts and responses should include support from your Required Studies or other academic research. Cite and reference your sources in APA style. Initial Posts should be …

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Once you have read these texts, please watch the first episode of Stranger Thing

Once you have read these texts, please watch the first episode of Stranger Things season 1 (S1E1). While watching, take notes that might enable you to address the following questions, which are your prompts for the week: REQUIRED: Which of Mendlesohn’s four modes of contact with the fantastic does this episode of Stranger Things seem …

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