Review of American Renaissance Website

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Created by: Mr. Moore
  1. Which author wrote the collection of poetry called "Leaves of Grass?"
  2. Which text by an A.R. author deals with issues of Manifest Destiny concepts that occurred in the middle of the 19th Century in the U.S.?
  3. What historical conflict was at the center of many of A.R. authors' minds during their time of writing?
  4. Which A.R. author did not reside in Massachusetts?
  5. What two authors were bosom friends and at one point lived together in Concord, Mass?
  6. The American Literary movement called Romanticism focused on what concepts?
  7. All of the prominent A.R. authors wanted to do what one collective thing?
  8. What A.R. author served a majority of his younger life on sea voyages - serving as an inspiration for his later writing?
  9. What is your English Teacher's name?
  10. Nathaniel Hawthorne is often described as the American parallel to what English writer?

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