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Tuesday, February 12

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    Answer the following short answer questions
    PART 1: Optimism and Individualism
    Where was Emerson born?
    Where did he receive his education?
    Describe two hardships Emerson endured during his lifetime.
    Explain why Emerson had such problem with organized religion.
    Explain some of the criticism or opposition to Emerson's thoughts.
    Explain this quote, "Whoso would be a man, must be a nonconformist".
    What is transcendentalism?
    According to Emerson, how should nature affect our moods, attitude, and daily lives.
    How do adults differ from children in their appreciation of nature?
    Why might some people view Emerson's philosophy as either extreme or unrealistic?
    PART 2: Kinship with Nature
    Where was Thoreau born?
    What prestigious college did he attend?
    Upon graduating, what did Thoreau do as an occupation?
    What caused this occupation to cease?
    Explain the nature of Emerson and Thoreau's relationship?
    Why did Thoreau seek to live by Walden pond?
    What lessons did he learn from this experience?
    What was Thoreau's view of society prior to setting out to live at Walden?
    If Thoreau found everything he was looking for at Walden, why did he choose to leave?
    Questions about Into the Wild
    Chris McCandless was influenced by such writers as Tolstoy, London, and Thoreau. How did his personality and beliefs reflect what he had read in books?
    What do you think Chris McCandless hated most about society?
    Other than Alaska, list two other places (be as specific as possible) McCandless traveled on his journey across America.
    Take a position on this statment: McCandless influenced those he met on his journey more than they influenced him.
    The most important lesson McCandless learned from his Alaskan adventure was ___ (fill in your answer).
    PART 3
    The Power of Darkness
    POE
    Where was Edgar Allan Poe born?
    List 5 Edgar Allan Poe short stories
    What issue did Poe fight with his guardian about the most?
    Who was Poe's first wife?
    What was unusual about the marriage?
    How did Poe die?
    IRVING
    Where was Irving born?
    List one occupation he held prior to becoming a writer.
    Who was he named after?
    What literary work contained such stories as The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Rip Van Winkle?
    What was Irving's pseudonym?
    List one work that Irving wrote that was non-fictional.
    Nathaniel Hawthorne
    Literary Devices
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    Questions from the works
    from Nature and Self Reliance
    From Walden
    From The Raven and The Black Cat
    From The Devil and Tom Walker

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Thursday, January 24

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