Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Monday, May 21, 2012

Monday, May 14, 2012

Winter Dreams

A recurring theme of Fitzgerald's work is the pursuit of the American dream.  Based on Winter Dreams, explain what you think Fitzgerald saw as the American dream?  What, if anything, do you think is left out of this vision?

Monday, May 7, 2012


What is naturalism? How does London's "To Build a Fire" exhibit the characteristics of naturalism?

Monday, April 30, 2012

Nothing Gold Can Stay

Read Frost's "Nothing Gold Can Stay".  Summarize and analyize the meaning of the poem.

Monday, April 23, 2012

Describe the poetry of Emily Dickinson and Robert Frost.

Monday, April 16, 2012


Describe Walt Whitman as a poet.  What are some of his style choices?  Use a quote to support your answer.