Monday, December 3, 2012
Discuss last week's essays on gender
The Scarlet Letter discussion, chapters 14-16
What is Pearl's relationship with Hester's letter?
How has Pearl been affected by Hester's punishment/sin? How have Dimmesdale and Chillingworth been affected?
What's the role/symbolism of nature in this section?
HW: Read chapters 17-19 of The Scarlet Letter and prepare for tomorrow's discussion.