Their Eyes Were Watching God

  • Quiz over Their Eyes Were Watching God to page 167

  • Section 520 - Discuss reading practices and tips for Their Eyes Were Watching God, & follow up on Stories Exhibit research...
  • Sections 530-532 - Read and discuss Hurston for historical context
  • Work in groups to analyze a section of the text
    • What is she saying; how is she defining herself; to whom is she speaking?
  • What do you think the exigence of this piece is?
    • What kind of American identity does this describe?
    • What else is going on in America that necessitates this text?

Things To Do:

Read: Their Eyes Were Watching God (for Friday), and

Read: Give Me Liberty!, pp. 631-671 (for next Monday)