Reading and Discussion Questions

English 2130


Main Focus Areas

Crevecoeur, Letters from an American Farmer

Native American Oral Traditions

Literature of Exploration, Contact, and Colonization

Christopher Columbus

Cabeza de Vaca, Relacion

John Smith

William Bradford

Bradstreet, Wheatley

Benjamin Franklin, Autobiography

Emerson and Thoreau

Nathaniel Hawthorne, The Scarlet Letter

Mark Twain, Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

O'Connor and Walker

F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby

August Wilson, Fences