Guide For Discussion Leaders The Role Of Literature Groups

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Jasmine Quan
Mrs. Velasco
American Lit./Block G
8 December 2015
Guide for Discussion Leader Role in Literature Groups

NOTE: These must be completed at home, before coming to class. Those highlighted in blue are not for HW. We will rotate within groups for this role.

Job Instructions:

For this assignment, you will, first, need to find one passage from the short story you’ve selected that can speak to the focus and concerns of one specific literary theory of your choice (e.g. Marxism). Your job is to fuel discussion, make connections, and analyze.

Then, complete the following for one passage of your choosing.

1. Passage:
a. Reproduce the passage including the page number and paragraph:

o Passage: “‘Not hear it? --yes, I hear it, and have heard it. Long --long --long --many minutes, many hours, many days, have I heard it --yet I dared not --oh, pity me, miserable wretch that I am! --I dared not --I dared not speak! We have put her living in the tomb! Said I not that my senses were acute? I now tell you that I heard her first feeble movements in the hollow coffin. I heard them --many, many days ago --yet I dared not --I dared not speak! And now --to-night --Ethelred --ha! ha! --the breaking of the hermit 's door, and the death-cry of the dragon, and the clangour of the shield! --say, rather, the rending of her coffin, and the grating of the iron hinges of her prison, and her struggles within the coppered archway of the vault! Oh whither shall I fly? Will she not be…
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