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Friday, May 10, 2019

Friday, May 10

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Amy Tan wrote about language and writing, and Rita Dove does as well.  After reading her short reflective essay, answer one of the following questions with a well-written paragraph:

What makes books so wonderful, according to Rita Dove?
Explain the process that led to Rita Dove becoming a writer.
What is the main message (theme) of Rita Dove’s “For the Love of Books”?
Compare/contrast how Dove’s and Tan’s writing careers were shaped by words and books.

You can find the "work-in-progress" study guide for the semester exam here.


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