Magical Realism- a literary element characterized by the use of magical or supernatural characters, events or places. The red mist at the doorway of 124 is a great example of magical realism. Non-linear Narrative- a way of telling the story by flashbacks, switching perspectives, or sudden changes in time or place. Review this worksheet before moving on.worksheet Next These materials are 2012 A. Woestman, Towson University, and all rights reserved J. Parise, Carnegie Mellon University
Your table provides you with the exact textual evidence needed for a literary essay analyzing elements of the novel. Based on some or all of this evidence, develop a three-pronged thesis answering our original question. You may also submit an essay idea revolving around another aspect of Beloved you find important and engaging. How does Morrisons use of magical realism and non-linear narrative reflect the way people remember and make meaning of their lives? HereHere is a rubric for your thesis statement Next These materials are 2012 A. Woestman, Towson University, all rights reserved.