_________________________ was an era from 1914-1945 that forever changed the music, art, and literature in the United States.
Which of the following is considered the turning point in America’s history that caused the emergence of Modernism?
World War 1
The Harlem Renaissance brought the rise of jazz and literature from minorities and was led by whom?
Which of the following were characteristic of Modern era literature?
Focus on Destruction
Emphasis on self- conscious
more conversational style
During the Modern era, literature was developed in such a way that it forced the ____________ to uncover the deeper meaning of a text and question the real truth of a work or character.
Identify the NEW voices that appeared in American literature during the Modern era.
Select all that apply.
all levels of economic classes
Which of the following describes the characteristics of Modern era literature?
more direct topics
Ezra Pound, Robert Frost, and T.S Elliott are all considered to be key ________________ of the Modern era.
Match the correct Modern era author to his work of literature:
Robert Frost- the road not taken
T.S. Elliott – the love song by Alfred prufrock
Richard Connell- The most dangerous game
The following authors were all key literary figures during the Modern era. Match the author to his correct literary work.
Ernest Hemingway- A farewell to Arms
William Faulkner- As I lay Dying
F. Scott Fitzgerald- The great Gatsby
The Harlem Renaissance was a part of the Modern movement in which there was a large emergence in music, literature, and art from what group?
Through the literature of the Harlem Renaissance, black authors attacked the _________________ that had been placed on black Americans and their culture.
All of the following authors are considered to be literary leaders from the Harlem Renaissance. Match the following author to the correct literary work.
Nora Neale Hurston- how i feel to be colored me
Countee Cullen- Heritage
W.E.B DuBois-The souls of black folk
Langston Hughes- “Dream/ i too sing america”