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This three week unit for 10 graders (50 minute daily periods) uses Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe to explore different literary lenses, personal perspectives, and the ideas of change and evalgelization. The unit focuses on students using literary theory to analyze plot, setting and character: Marxist Criticism, Feminist Criticism, New Historicism, and Post-Colonial Criticism.

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