Flashcards in Wider Reading Deck (15):
Name of protagonist in the awakening
Who wrote the awakening
When was the awakening published
Name of protagonist in portrait of a lady
Who wrote portrait of a lady
When was portrait of a lady published
Themes in the awakening
Women in society
Themes in portrait of a lady
Europe vs America
how does the great gatsby link to 'to kill a mockingbird' by harper lee
like Scout, a child learning the realities and cruelties of her world, nick discovers the imperfections of his family and class
how does the grapes of wrath link to william faulkner's 'as we lay dying'
both explore the collapse of the family in the face of the migrant crisis and desperate struggles to stay together
quotation from Fitzgerald's 'the rich boy'
'they think, deep in their hearts, that they are better than we'
quotation from Fitzgerald's 'winter dreams' about money
'some of the caddies were poor as sin... and Dexter caddied only for pocket money' shows that middle class is not good enough for dexter like gatsby
link from 'winter dreams' to 'beautiful little fool'
'the little girl who had done this was eleven - beautifully ugly as little girls are apt to be who are destined after a few years to be inexpressibly lovely and bring no end of misery to a great number of men'
quotation from native son explaining bigger's actions
“Violence is a personal necessity for the oppressed...It is not a strategy consciously devised. It is the deep, instinctive expression of a human being denied individuality.”