Okely dokely, folks, let’s make sure that we know our context/themes. Check out the PPT that I put together: Contextual overview of American Literature
Right, now have a look at the sample paper with which the exam board have provided us: PAPER 2
My recommended structure as well as an exemplar for Section A of the exam: section-a-structure-exemplar
Here’s the table with quotes, context & themes (needs updating/adding to) that Charlotte very kindly put together for us: Key Quotes Table
And here’s my recommended structure as well as an exemplar for Section B of the exam: section-b-structure-exemplar I’ve also come up with a few exam-style questions and provided you with some possible introductions. Check those out here: possible-exam-questions
It’s over to you now. I won’t wish you luck for your exams because it’s nothing to do with luck. How much you practise will determine the grade you get.
Yours as always,