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Looking for Black Literature?Web Page Read the article and use it as a frame for

Looking for Black Literature?Web Page Read the article and use it as a frame for your participation in the related discussion. The article, published on PEN America, discusses the placement of Black literature in our canon and in our marketplace, and how we find Black literature both individually and collectively. Link to article: https://pen.org/looking-for-black-literature/ Does African American Literature Exist?LinkKenneth Warren's essay published in The Chronicle of Higher Education takes on the discussion of African American Literature as its own genre, and whether…

Discuss how the setting, symbols, and figurative language used in Volar and A Wa

Discuss how the setting, symbols, and figurative language used in Volar and A Wall of Fire Rising contributed to how the characters were shaped by their environment and/or scenes from the stories. Please do not summarize the stories. Provide a literary analysis of the settings, symbols, and figurative language used in both stories. Your postings will be reviewed according to the following criteria: Writing well-developed paragraphs relevant to the prompt(s) (minimum 300 words). Be sure that your thesis is explicit and supported with…

assignment 1  Think about the main characters in “Cathedral” and “Everyday Use.”

assignment 1  Think about the main characters in "Cathedral" and "Everyday Use." Choose one character from each story and compare and contrast how those characters did or did not change. Please use specific examples from each text to support your answer.   assignment 2 choose one of the stories from this week, "Winky," "Sexy," or "Drown," and make an argument about something in one of the stories. This argument should be in the form of a thesis statement. This should be…

1. Discuss the social function of the folktale and fairytale. 2. Explain the pro

1. Discuss the social function of the folktale and fairytale. 2. Explain the problems of scholarship in regards to the folktale. 3. Examine the ways in which the African folktales differs from the European folktales and why the tales evolved thusly? 4. How does examination with a particular critical approach change the understanding of a tale? You may choose either a psychoanalytic or a feminist critical approach.

Read chapter 4, 6, 7, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15 of the ‘Dynamic of in Public Leadership

Read chapter 4, 6, 7, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15 of the 'Dynamic of in Public Leadership Theory and Practice' and write an annotated bibliography on each of the chapter. Each of them should be around 250-300 words and followed by a brief descriptive and evaluative paragraph, the annotation. The template, example, reference format and required academic book are given. 

Respond in 250 words MLA format; After reading the resources for the week, consi

Respond in 250 words MLA format; After reading the resources for the week, consider the parallels you see between the concerns about women's roles expressed by Wollstonecraft and/or Woolf (in  A Vindication of the Rights of Woman )by Mary Wollstonecraft and Shabana Basij-rasikh (in the Dare to Educate Afghan Girls TED Talk from this week’s resources). Then, in your initial post, explain these parallels (using specifics) and explore why it is important for us to understand the arguments of Wollstonecraft…

After reviewing the document “Some ways to analyze a character” and reading the

After reviewing the document "Some ways to analyze a character" and reading the two short stories, do an in-depth character analysis of one of the characters from either story or compare/contrast characters from both stories. Remember, this should be 2-3 pages and follow the standard structure for an essay. Also, you should be using MLA format with in-text citations and works cited page.   this is one of the stories link and attached the other one also. Click http://xroads.virginia.edu/~drbr/goodman.html link to…

In a two page response MLA format paper Maria Werner talks about the changes Per

In a two page response MLA format paper Maria Werner talks about the changes Perrault in his (17th century) version made to the much earlier original oral version of the tale written down by Delarue Paul Ed" The story of Grandmother" and the motivation behind the Grimms brothers(19th century) version of the tale. Compare and contrast these three versions of LRRH from the readings, explaining how the variations changes the focus not plot of each tale. Readings 1. Charles Perrault:…

Discussion Threads are a place for you to ask questions, engage with your TAs an

Discussion Threads are a place for you to ask questions, engage with your TAs and peers, to find collaborators, and generally deepen your engagement with the course and your own learning. You should think of these posts as mini papers. Write in complete sentences, do not use bullet points or ellipses. Your response should be between 250-500 words. The style of your post can be speculative and personal, you do need to come up with arguments, rather just reflect on…

For this response essay, we are going to get a little more creative with things.

For this response essay, we are going to get a little more creative with things. Choose from one of the prompts below: 1. In "Hills Like White Elephants," we have a conversation between two characters that is very vague, but reveals a lot about the characters and what is going on in their lives once you analyze the conversation. For this option, you will write a story from the point of view of one of the characters in the story,…