ENG 302 Week 4 DQs
This file of ENG 302 Week 4 Discussion Questions shows the solutions to the following problems:
DQ 1: What does Ralph Ellison mean by being invisible? Cite phrases from your reading that demonstrate what the author was conveying in this work.
DQ 2: Allen Ginsberg was one of the most famous poets of the Beat generation. Consider the following passage:
America when will you be angelic?
When will you take off your clothes?
When will you look at yourself through the grave?
When will you be worthy of your million Trotskyites?
America why are your libraries full of tears?
America when will you send your eggs to India?
I'm sick of your insane demands.
From reading the rest of the poem, from your perspective, what are the insane demands to which Ginsberg is referring?