I need support with this Literature question so I can learn better.
Length: 3 page minimum, double spaced
Source Requirement: 4 sources
Choose one of the following options:
1. Rita Dove claims that poetry “deals with the unremarked upon” (https://www.salon.com/2017/02/05/rita-dove-the-first-thing-that-goes-when-a-government-becomes-a-tyranny-are-words/). Apply Dove’s idea to the poetry of Gwendolyn Brooks. How does Brooks’ poetry deal with the unremarked upon?
2. Write an “iceberg analysis” of The Old Man and the Sea. Given that little happens in the plot of the story, what is Hemingway exploring underneath the surface? Critics often identify heroism, tragedy, mortality, and adversity as present in the novella. Can you find these elements? Make sure to explain using examples from the book.
3. “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” is a work of nonfiction, based upon Maya Angelou’s actual life. Can you interpret the story as a “hero’s journey” according to the specific ideas that we read and discussed in class? Explain using specific examples.
4. “The Girls in My Town” is a work of nonfiction, based upon Angela Morales’ actual life. Can you interpret the story as a “hero’s journey” according to the specific ideas that we read and discussed in class? Explain using specific examples.