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UNIT 6: WORLD LITERATURE: MODERN & POST-MODERN WESTERN WORLD

ESSENTIAL QUESTION: How does an understanding of the literature of the Modern and Post-Modern Western World shape our world view?

LITERARY TEXTS--

DRAMA:

NOVELS:

POETRY:


SHORT STORIES:


INFORMATIONAL TEXTS--

AUTOBIOGRAPHIES:


NONFICTION:


SPEECHES:


ART, MUSIC AND MEDIA--


ADDITIONAL RESOURCES--


FUNDAMENTALS--

WRITING:

  • Essay discussing the ways in which one of the unit authors explores a changing social structure in a Modern and/or Post-Modern society.

  • Short story inspired by one of the unit texts.

GRAMMAR AND USAGE:


MECHANICS:


TERMINOLOGY:

  • Western World

  • Fundamental

  • Modernism

  • Post-Modernism

  • Epistemological Crisis

  • Deconstructionism

  • Existentialism


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