Week of 4-24
* We will begin our study of Sophocles' Antigone by reviewing our learning of Oedipus, the Greek Theater, and Greek Tragedies. We will add to this learning by exploring gender roles and gender bias both in current American society and in Ancient Greek culture. These ideas will lay the groundwork for exploring the themes and importance of the Greek drama.
* Begin Act 1
"Do Not go Gentle"
"My City" and "Tanka"
Comparing poetry, analysis questions
Writing poetry, menu of choices
Audio for "The Cask of Amontillado"
Antigone Research Assignment
Class expectations and syllabus