Back Through American History

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    Period of time where logic and science were experimented with and Political issues were written about.
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    The Age of Faith

    Time Period where religion was an important aspect of the people's lives. This was interpreted through writings such as sermons, diaries, and narratives.
  • Upon a Fit of Sickness

    written by Anne Bradstreet
  • Historical Event in the Age of Reason

    Scientific Revolution
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    The Age of Reason

    Time where logic and common sense dominated throughout individuals lives.
  • Common Sense

    written by Thomas Paine
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    Literary and artistic movement where American topics were written, such as the frontier life.
  • Historical Event During Romantism

    Napoleon consecrated as Emperor.
  • Historical Event During the Transdentalists Period

    Emerson resigns the ministry of the Unitarian Church
  • Nature

    Written by Ralph Waldo Emerson
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    The Transcendentalists

    It was an American literary and philosophical movement. They respected individual identity and the nature surrounding them.
  • The Raven

    written by Edgar Allen Poe
  • Major Event In Age of Reason

    The Industrial Revolution ended around 1850.
  • Herman Melville

    Moby Dick
  • Uncle Toms Cabin

    Harriet Beecher Stowe
  • Naturalism Major Event

    Darwins book, On the Origins of Species was publsihed.
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    Movement that stressed using actual life stories instead of the imagined or made up.
  • The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

    Written by Mark Twain
  • New Poetic Forms: Good-bye, My Fancy

    Written by Whalt Whitman
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    Movenment that believed people were helpess and nature took over them.
  • HIstorical Event in Realism

    The Realism War took place
  • A Dark Brown Dog

    Written by Stephen Crane
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    A dominant Artistic Movement
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    The Harleem Renaissance

    Movement where african americans were celebrated.
  • The Enormous Room

    written by E.E Cummings
  • Orchises Press

    written By J.D Salinger
  • The Sun Also Rises

    Written By Earnest Hemingway
  • Not Without Laughter

    Langston Hughes
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    Contemporary Literature

    This Period is Modern literature that is written today. It is Very outspoken and detailed.
  • Historical Event In Contemparary Literature

    MLK Jr. is assasignated.