Culture, Family, History . . .
Please address one of the questions below in as thorough and careful manner as possible. In class, we will discuss how you might address each question by considering various topics, textual events, and strategies available.
2. In what ways did cultural, political, and historical events factor into the characters’ ability to understand themselves in Beginners, The Complete Persepolis, and Slaughterhouse Five?
3. How does Julian Baggini’s argument about memories, experiences, and limitations support or gainsay Persepolis? (or, Slaughterhouse Five?)