Topic: The early writings of John Smith, Anne Bradstreet and Thomas Jefferson
From analysis and interpretations of their writings and research, discuss what they communicate about the hardships of this new land, new
government and new culture. Be specific to the readings in the book “The Norton Anthology” American Literature –
And provide examples, plus 3 additional primary and secondary. Please use appropriate literary, political, and cultural terminology. Also,
The critical essay mush follow classic essay structure: Introduction with thesis, the body and conclusion. The body must support the thesis
by using information and examples from the Book. Norton Anthology and must include additional, documented information from three to five
primary and secondary sources. All paraphrases and quotations from sources must me documented in accordance with MLA standards.