Unit 1: A Gathering of voices. Literature of Early America Beginnings to 1750. John Winthrop Governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony.
Literature of Early America
Beginnings to 1750
Learning how you feel, how you react, and how you respond to the literary, historical, and cultural movements of yesterday….
An odd melting pot
Born in Chicago, Susan Power was greatly influenced by parents representing two distinct cultures. Her mother: Native American. Her father: A descendent of the New Hampshire governor of the Civil War.
The Earth on Turtle’s Back - Onondaga
When Grizzlies Walked Upright - Modoc
from The Navajo Origin Legend – Navajo
from The Iroquois Constitution - Iroquois
Museum Indians – Susan Powers
A Journey Through Texas
The Oral Tradition Links the Past with the Present
The Oral Tradition
The Written Tradition