Culture and Identity Select any of the pieces we read from the list below and compare, contrast or analyze it in terms of the themes, symbols, imagery, characterization or any other literary elements we’ve been exploring. Be sure to use passages from the works to illustrate your points. Choose any of these works: • “What It’s Like to Be a Black Girl (for Those of You Who Aren’t)” • “We Real Cool” • “Singapore” • “The Translator at the Reception for Latin American Writers” • “Battle of the Landlord” • “Harlem” • “The Negro Speaks of Rivers” • “Baghdad My Beloved” • Trying to Find Chinatown • “A Good Man is Hard to Find” • “The Birthmark” • The Legend of Zoey You can analyze, or compare/contrast with regard to selected literary elements, any one of these stories with another story we’ve read in this unit, or with any other…    read more