Write a three to four (3-4) pagepaper (750-1,000 words) that responds to each of the items described in thetopic.
For the topic you choose:
- Support your ideas with specific, illustrativeexamples. If there are questions or points associated with your chosentopic, be sure to answer all of the listed questions and address all ofthe items in that topic. If your topic asks you to do several thingsrelated to the topic, be sure to do each of the things listed.
- While some of the topics tend to lend themselves towardparticular writing genres, you are not restricted to the specific formatsuggested for the individual topic. For example, you may do an“interview,” a “proposal,” a “letter,” a “short story,” a “blog,” an“essay,” an “article,” or any other written genre for almost any of thetopics. The project is intended to be fun as well as informative, so feelfree to be creative with the delivery of your information.
- Use at least three (3) good quality academic sources,with one (1) source being the class text.
- Harlem Renaissance Poets. Essay & Poem. Choose two (2) poems bydifferent authors from the Harlem Renaissance. Write an essay that:
- Describes each author’s role and importance within theHarlem Renaissance.
- Identify the elements in each of their poems in whichyou see evidence of the “double-consciousness” being expressed by eachauthor.
- Fully describe at least two (2) primary themes you seein the poetry written during this time period, referring to specificlines in each of the poems.
- Write your own poem that expresses these identifiedthemes of the Harlem Renaissance.