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Literary scavenger hunt

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chase newell

on 4 February 2013

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Name two novels by Ernest Hemingway. When were they were published? The Old Man and the Sea Who wrote Lord of the Flies? Briefly describe the setting and theme What is the devastating natural disaster in Zora Neale Hurston's novel Their Eyes Were Watching God? The area was hit by the great Okeechobee hurricane. published in 1952 Across the River and into the Trees in September 1950 published. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Old_Man_and_the_Sea http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Across_the_River_and_Into_the_Trees William Golding Lord of the flies by A british plane crashes onto an isolated island in a remote region of the Pacific Ocean. The only survivors are male children below the age of thirteen. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lord_of_the_flys http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Their_Eyes_Were_Watching_God Uncle Tom's Cabin Who wrote 1984? What is the protagonist's greatest fear? George Orwell http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1984_%28book%29 His worse fear is of rats is invoked when a wire cage holding hungry rats is fitted onto his face. Wrote 1984 1852 Name three classic American novels that were banned and the date they were first banned. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Uncle_Tom%27s_Cabin 1885 Adventures of Huckleberry Finn banned in http://classiclit.about.com/od/bannedliteratur1/tp/aa_bannedbooks.htm 1873 Arabian Nights http://classiclit.about.com/od/bannedliteratur1/tp/aa_bannedbooks.htm Name two plays by Arthur Miller. Give a one-sentence description of each. All My Sons All My Sons is based upon a true story, which Arthur Miller's then mother-in-law pointed out in an Ohio newspaper. he news story described how in 1941-43 the Wright Aeronautical Corporation based in Ohio had conspired with army inspection officers to approve defective aircraft engines destined for military use. All My Sons is based upon a true story, which Arthur Miller's then mother-in-law pointed out in an Ohio newspaper.[3] The news story described how in 1941-43 the Wright Aeronautical Corporation based in Ohio had conspired with army inspection officers to approve defective aircraft engines destined for military use.[3][4] The story of defective engines had reached investigators working for Sen. Harry Truman's congressional investigative board after several Wright aircraft assembly workers informed on the company; they would later testify under oath before Congress.[3][4] In 1944, three Army Air Force officers, Lt. Col. Frank C. Greulich, Major Walter A. Ryan, and Major William Bruckmann were relieved and later convicted of neglect of duty. Willy Loman, a salesman who finds himself regarded as useless in his occupation because of his age, kills himself. http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/death+of+a+salesman Death Of A
Salesman Who wrote Travels with Charlie? Describe Charlie. John Steinbeck http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Travels_with_charlie It is by Who is the narrator of Mary Shelley's epistolary novel Frankenstein? What is the basic conflict in this story The narrator is http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/51chiVKctoL._BO2,204,203,200_PIsitb-sticker-arrow-click,TopRight,35,-76_AA300_SH20_OU01_.jpg Victor Frankenstein. http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/thumb/9/9b/LordOfTheFliesBookCover.jpg/200px-LordOfTheFliesBookCover.jpg Works cited images http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/thumb/9/9b/LordOfTheFliesBookCover.jpg/200px-LordOfTheFliesBookCover.jpg http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-ZJ9NoG_fDs4/TxFQoQJPB_I/AAAAAAAAAAY/dH0imduKRBs/s1600/frankenstein+cover.jpg http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-ZJ9NoG_fDs4/TxFQoQJPB_I/AAAAAAAAAAY/dH0imduKRBs/s1600/frankenstein+cover.jpg http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/7/73/Oldmansea.jpg http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/7/73/Oldmansea.jpg http://collider.com/wp-content/uploads/1984-book-cover-shepard-fairey.jpg http://collider.com/wp-content/uploads/1984-book-cover-shepard-fairey.jpg http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/thumb/4/42/Travels-with-charley-cover.jpg/200px-Travels-with-charley-cover.jpg http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/thumb/4/42/Travels-with-charley-cover.jpg/200px-Travels-with-charley-cover.jpg http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/thumb/2/20/DeathOfASalesman.jpg/200px-DeathOfASalesman.jpg http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/thumb/2/20/DeathOfASalesman.jpg/200px-DeathOfASalesman.jpg http://media.tumblr.com/tumblr_lgtw7voeGG1qd9gmo.jpg Name a nature writer from the school of American Romanticism Ralph Waldo Emerson http://www.religionandnature.com/ern/sample/Mazzeo--Romanticism-American.pdf http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/d/d5/Ralph_Waldo_Emerson_ca1857_retouched.jpg/220px-Ralph_Waldo_Emerson_ca1857_retouched.jpg http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/d/d5/Ralph_Waldo_Emerson_ca1857_retouched.jpg/220px-Ralph_Waldo_Emerson_ca1857_retouched.jpg http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/51chiVKctoL._BO2,204,203,200_PIsitb-sticker-arrow-click,TopRight,35,-76_AA300_SH20_OU01_.jpg http://media.tumblr.com/tumblr_lgtw7voeGG1qd9gmo.jpg What was the name of the periodical that Charles Dickens published Great Expectations in from 1860 to 1861 in serial form? All the Year Round. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Expectations http://greatexpectationsnovel.weebly.com/uploads/2/3/0/1/2301863/708939_orig.gif http://greatexpectationsnovel.weebly.com/uploads/2/3/0/1/2301863/708939_orig.gif http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frankenstein The theme The overarching theme of Lord of the Flies is the conflict between the human impulse towards savagery and the rules of civilization which are designed to contain and minimize it. http://www.gradesaver.com/lord-of-the-flies/study-guide/major-themes/ The father, Joe Keller, has concealed a great sin. During the war, he allowed his factory to ship faulty airplane cylinders to the U.S. Armed Forces. Because of this, over twenty American pilots died. http://plays.about.com/od/plays/a/allmysons01.htm Charley is a French standard poodle. The basic conflict is that a guy made out of dead bodies comes to life and is nice kind of but, he kills people by accident Dr. Frankenstin has to find out what to do about it. Works Cited http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Old_Man_and_the_Sea http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Across_the_River_and_Into_the_Trees http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lord_of_the_flys http://www.gradesaver.com/lord-of-the-flies/study-guide/major-themes/ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Their_Eyes_Were_Watching_God http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1984_%28book%29 http://media.tumblr.com/tumblr_lgtw7voeGG1qd9gmo.jpg http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Uncle_Tom%27s_Cabin http://classiclit.about.com/od/bannedliteratur1/tp/aa_bannedbooks.htm http://classiclit.about.com/od/bannedliteratur1/tp/aa_bannedbooks.htm http://plays.about.com/od/plays/a/allmysons01.htm http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/death+of+a+salesman http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Travels_with_charlie http://www.religionandnature.com/ern/sample/Mazzeo--Romanticism-American.pdf http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frankenstein http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Expectations
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