In 2-3 pages, name a social issue or problem that came up in The Color Purple that is still relevant today; explain the issue: tell how the issue came up in the text, as well as the characters that were involved with that issue. Explain how that issue is still going on today, by giving examples, and suggest a just solution to the problem.
Discuss the role of women in Sundiata. Compare and contrast its treatment of women with the depiction of women in Popul Vuh and/or any of the previous epics that we have studied. Is woman mainly subordinated to her male counterparts or does she exert some degree of power or agency?
Creative Retelling (Project 3)For this assignment you will take a play, poem, or story from our textbook of your choosing and retell it from a different point of view. You could, for example, retell Cinderella’s story from theperspective of one of the stepsisters, or the Prince. You could retell “The Yellow Wallpaper” from the perspective of John, etc. You have several choices to make for this project, the first of which, obviously, is what story youwant to retell, but you…
choose one related book (hard copy or ebook), one journal article, one newspaper article and one internet source. For each of these four sources, you will write an annotated bibliography. Please do not forget to include a copy of the first page of each of your four sources. For the book, you only need the copyright and title page.