This exciting anthology presents a fresh perspective on the role that literature plays in our lives, shaping our feelings, thoughts and cultures. IMAGINING WORLDS encourages a variety of personal and analytic responses to literature and literary non-fiction with its thematic focus and its wide range of genres, cultures, disciplines, and assignments. Two introductory chapters on reading, journal writing, and writing as processes of discovery are followed by chapters on the four genres of literature that fully explain and illustrate the process of writing about literature within the context of student casebooks. Six thematic chapters provide a rich collection of readings and engaging writing topics.Why is the selection entitled aquot;Silent Dancingaquot;S What meaning does Cofer read into the silent dancing that she watches at the end of the ... Write an essay that explores several ways in which adjusting to a new culture is a process of initiation. ... futureS In what ways was this conflict a passage of initiations Graduation Maya Angelou Journal Describe your graduation from elementary or secondary school.
|Author||:||Marjorie Ford, Jon Ford|
|Publisher||:||McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages - 1994-08-01|