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Classic English literature

Why did he touch on these problems ( minority, teachers, education?

Read the article “A Talk To Teachers” and the 1963 speech.
ANSWER THE FOLLOWING (IN Q & A FORM)
1. When did he publish that article?
2. What is the main focus of this article?
3. How is this article related to his speech in 1963?
4. Why did he touch on these problems ( minority, teachers, education?
5. What does he think about American society?
6. Pick two quotations from the article where James Baldwin presents the problem he is making visible.
Use the “The Quote Sandwich” technique.
Quote the passage/lines using proper MLA citation formatting (be sure to quote accurately).
Paraphrase the quote (put it in your own words).
Explain how this quote helps James Baldwin to illustrate his argument.
In your response, use the following format:
Quote 1:
Paraphrase:
Response:
Quote 2:
Paraphrase:
Response:

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Classic English literature

What did you think of the poetry we read by Bradstreet, Wheatley, Dickinson, and Whitman?

Describe the way the concepts of self and of self-reliance develop and find expression in American literature of the 18th century and the Revolutionary period. Identify those specific figures or works that you see as significant and explain their contributions. Be sure to consider Emerson and the transcendentalists. (1 Paragraph)
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Respond to the following in well-developed paragraphs and discuss with peers in replies to at least 3 classmates.:
What did you think of the poetry we read by Bradstreet, Wheatley, Dickinson, and Whitman? Did you enjoy one author’s works more than the others? If so, why? If not, why not? In what ways is their poetry similar to and different from other poetry you’ve read? (2-3 Paragraphs)