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Influence of Realism Romanticism and Transcendentalism on American Literature

Select three of the literary periods we have studied this term and discuss how they influenced one another as well as the development of American literature. Be sure to reference specific authors and readings. Use MLA format and include a Works Cited page. The periods above can only use the following stories: Olaudah Equiano ?” p 390-392?, Phillis Wheatley ?” p. 400-402, ?“On Being Brought from Africa to America” ?” p. 403, ?“To His Excellency General Washington” ?” p. 406?, Philip Freneau ?” pp. 415-417, ?“To the Memory of the Brave Americans” ?” p 418, ?“On Mr. Paine’s Rights of Man” ?” p 419?, “The Indian Burying Ground” ?” p 421, “The Wild Honey Suckle” ?”p. 421,?“On the Universality and Other Attributes of the God of Nature” ?” p. 422?, Charles Brockden Brown ?” p 491, “The Romantic Temper” ?” pp. 505-513, ?Red Jacket ?” p 513, Tecumseh ?” p 515, ?Washington Irving ?” p 517-520?“, The Author’s Account of Himself” ?” p 520, ?“Rip Van Winkle” ?” p 522?, James Fenimore Cooper ?” pp. 568-570, ?The Pioneers, Chapters 1, 3, and 4 ?” pp. 570-592, ?Catherine Maria Sedgwick ?” p 729, ?Hope Leslie: or Early Times in the Massachusetts, Chapters 2-7, pp. 730-770?, William Cullen Bryant ?” pp. 779-781?, “Thanatopsis” ?” p 781?,“Inscription for the Entrance to a Wood” ?” p. 784, ?“To a Waterfowl” ?” p. 785, Transcendentalism ?” pp. 1277-1279?Ralph Waldo Emerson ?” p 1279, ?“The American Scholar” ?” p 1309, ?“Self-Reliance” ?” p 1334?, “The Over-Soul” ?” p 1350, ?Margaret Fuller ?” p. 1384, ?Woman in the Nineteenth Century ?” p 1386?, Henry David Thoreau ?” p 1410, ?From Walden, p. 1412?, and “Civil Disobedience” ?” p 1577.

The book used for this class: George and Perkins, Barbara. The American Tradition in Literature, 12th ed. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2009. Print. please notify me if you have any questions.

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