Prepare a project that analyzes the meaning and importance of early American literature.
- Explain how the fiction and drama of the pre-Civil War (wk 5 on reading list) period relates to earlier literary works.
- Explain early American literature’s significance to the colony and to the nation in the periods studied. This may have changed over time and may vary according to the culture of specific periods.
- Explain how early American literature is relevant to contemporary society.
Include examples from each period studied as you make your argument.
Include at least four outside sources to support your position.
Present your assignment using one of the following options or another of your choice. Your assignment must consist of about 5 to 7 pages of written work outlining your proposal, program, or anthology. Be creative in both technological and conceptual formats.
suggested formats for your project
- Demonstrate how literature can be used for cultural awareness or to resolve conflicts.
-Must include in-text citations and a Reference Page
-Please also use texts from the attached reading list from textbook included in sources