Let’s explore some information that should give you a sense that the analysis you’re doing of this novel is relevant and that it makes sense. I’m going to tell you a few facts, and then use those facts to make an argument about the dialogical nature of this text, and.
I love reading Oedipus Rex at the beginning of the year for a whole bunch of reasons. I love that the fact that we say the play out loud in class gives everyone an experience of a timeless text that they can’t unexperience. I love the richness of its.
Here is a little overview of the pieces you might or must read, along with a little snippet of my purpose for giving you these choices. What’s dialogical about East of Eden? Most blatantly, the title, which is an allusion to a location first named in Genesis (the book, not.
When you were little, there were certain stories you loved to hear, and if you were fortunate, you were able to pester parents to read your favorite book over and over again. Maybe you couldn’t go to sleep unless you heard the usual bedtime story. As you grew up, you.
This unit is about establishing the mindset I’ll be expecting you to apply to the work you do all year long in this class. It is predicated on the idea that literature is by nature dialogical, that is, that every piece of literature you read picks up on an existing.