And then John F. Kennedy sent us to the moon and here we are today.

Modernity in Literature: All Quiet On The Western Front- Aug 25 and on, the beginning of class
Quotes and Notes and Definitions. We began by focusing on the Great War and then will be moving up through time from there. These are the beginning notes.

  • “I’m not presenting this as the truth, but as a background story that most of us have in our minds.”
  • Competing Narrative
  • “IT is important to tell this story because it has an effect on how we view the world.”
  • Shape motives
  • Shape Ideas
  • Shape future events
  • Modernity our Savior vs. Modernity our Enemy

That was Day 1. Intro mostly what is modernity in literature. 


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