Lessons for Satire

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  • 1.1 The Mexican Day of the Dead - … in the pre-Columbian period, but the figure of a satirical and comical death probably appeared during the 1700s. Puppets, masks … Vaneges Arroyo published the well known broadsheets or Calaveras that satirized all elements of society, particularly the upperclass and government officials … Mexican revolution. Today, these broadsheets are still published and the satirization of the bourgeoisie, the goverment, and the church still continues …
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  • Mark Twain | Storyteller, Novelist, and Humorist - … only creator of cartoons (called "Puckographs") for the magazine. His satirical drawings, often of political figures, greatly influenced the development of … lived and to point out its shortcomings and hypocrisies. Using satire and every day speech, write a paragraph describing a current … technology, cell phone "addiction," materialism, income inequality, sexism, etc. (Note: satire is defined as the use of humor, irony, exaggeration, or …
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  • Caricaturizing the B & B Commission - … cartoon. Duration 1 lesson Purpose To expose students to political satire as a way of communicating meaning Materials recent issues of … portray a clearly identifiable issue or character and should suggest satire or irony. Revisit and Reflect Compile the cartoons in book …
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  • Southern Writers and the Old South Myth - … upon which much southern pastoral had been constructed. Their tales satirize many elements of antebellum plantation fiction through tricksters who hold … margins of a supposedly idyllic village. His ambivalence is traced satirically in his relations on the one hand with Jim, a …
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  • Alice In Wonderland - … ., fiction, nonfiction, myths, poems, biographies, autobiographies, science fiction, supernatural tales, satires, parodies, plays, American literature, British literature, world and ancient literature … ., fiction, nonfiction, myths, poems, biographies, autobiographies, science fiction, supernatural tales, satires, parodies, plays, American literature, British literature, world and ancient literature …
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  • Pride And Prejudice - … one is the most literary in its subject matter. It satirizes a popular literary genre of Austen's day - Gothic fiction … ., fiction, nonfiction, myths, poems, biographies, autobiographies, science fiction, supernatural tales, satires, parodies, plays, American literature, British literature, world and ancient literature …
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  • War Literature - … ., fiction, nonfiction, myths, poems, biographies, autobiographies, science fiction, supernatural tales, satires, parodies, plays, American literature, British literature, world and ancient literature … ., fiction, nonfiction, myths, poems, biographies, autobiographies, science fiction, supernatural tales, satires, parodies, plays, American literature, British literature, world and ancient literature …
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  • The War Of The Worlds - … ., fiction, nonfiction, myths, poems, biographies, autobiographies, science fiction, supernatural tales, satires, parodies, plays, American literature, British literature, world and ancient literature … ., fiction, nonfiction, myths, poems, biographies, autobiographies, science fiction, supernatural tales, satires, parodies, plays, American literature, British literature, world and ancient literature …
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  • Lyric Poetry Lesson - … poetry; discuss various forms (love lyric, complaint lyric, loss lyric, satiric lyric) B. Explain to students--many of whom will grimace … songs are exemplary of love lyric, loss lyric, complaint lyric, satiric lyric. D. When music is finished, have students defend their …
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  • Decoding Edgar Allan Poe - … covered in this unit follows the theme of horror and satire, for which Poe is famous. Decoding Edgar Allan Poe will … the technique allusion used? When does the author use alliteration? Satire? The answers to the above questions will be placed on …
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