Threads of Change in 19th Century American Literature Teacher Guide
Author(s): COLLEGE OF WILLIAM & MARY
The Teacher Guide provides comprehensive instructional support, including detailed lesson plans, assessment tools, and opportunities to extend the curriculum to meet a variety of interests and needs.
This unit uses literature of the 19th century to explore five historical movements: Romanticism, transcendentalism, abolitionism, industrialism, and feminism. The "isms" are investigated as change agents in American life through the study of key writings of the period.