Archive for November, 2016

Modernist Short Stories

Posted: November 13, 2016 in Uncategorized

chagall11th graders, in case you miss a day or fall behind, here are the stories we’re working on:

11-9 & 11-10: “The Jilting of Granny Weatherall” by Katherine Anne Porter text.

Questions for the-jilting-of-granny-weatherall

11-14 & 11-15: “A Rose for Emily” by William Faulkner text.

Questions for a-rose-for-emily

11-16 & 11-17: “Winter Dreams” by F. Scott Fitzgerald text

Questions for winter-dreams

11-21 & 11-22: “Hills Like White Elephants” by Ernest Hemingway


The final project we are working towards is here: bildungsroman-character-presentation-2016.  Keep this in mind as you read so that you can select a character you’d like to present and pick out quotes that best portray that character.

Click below for introductions to each novel (more…)