Thursday Thoughts: What is your biggest pet peeve? Why does it bother you so much?
We perused pages 1278-1289 for a brief overview of what has happened in the United States from 1970 until today, especially as it relates to literature.
Information about author Alice Walker is found on page 1311 in your text. She wrote the short story "Everyday Use" which is what you need to have read by class time tomorrow. We are focusing on characterization, so consider what you are learning about each of the main characters in the story.