American Literary Periods
1. Native American/Colonialism/Puritanism p. 4-13
2. Revolutionary/Nationalism p.128-137
3. Romantic/Transcendentalism/Dark Romantic p.244-253
4. Realism/Slave Narratives p. 470-481
5. Modernism/Lost Generation/Harlem Renaissance p. 702-711
6. Beat Generation/Contemporary/Post-Modernism p. 968-977
Research the following for each literary period. Create an artistic timeline with all of this information.
2. 3 major events
3. Genres/styles of literature being written
4. Why were these styles popular?
5. 3 major American literary works or authors of the time (title, year published, genre, subject matter, setting/author’s region, and author.)
6. 3 examples of famous music of the time
7. What emblem could represent this era and why?