Class 38
World Literature Circles - Meeting #1
Pages / Chapters Due: Part I (p 3-p 41)

Class 40
World Literature Circles - Meeting #2
Pages / Chapters Due: Part II(p 45-p 105)

Class 42
World Literature Circles - Meeting #3
Pages / Chapters Due: Part III(p 109-p 146)

Class 44
World Literature Circles - Meeting #4
Pages / Chapters Due: Part III (p 147-p 184)


2. Preview your book by answering the following questions on your group's wiki page:
  • What do you think this novel will be about based on the cover art? (complete sentence)
Based on the cover art of the book we think that maybe the story will based on lower class people, and seeing the shoe we think the story will be based on Asian people.
  • READ THE FIRST PAGE ALOUD IN YOUR GROUP
  • What is the POV (provide evidence)?
First person
  • What conflict is introduced?
These people are new to the village, or foreigners.
  • What characters are introduced?
Narrator, Luo, Headmen, and the villagers.
  • What do you learn about each of the characters (provide textual evidence)?
Luo and the Narrators are from the city, and the headmen is like 50 years old.
  • What is the setting (time, location)? (complete sentences)
Mountain village, time: after European Imperialism