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Your Authors for this Study Guide

The following students authored the information on this website. No, they are not literature professors, but they did approach this guide for The Bridge of San Luis Rey… 198 more words


Students Author a Website!

Students in the 2016 Honors English I class have spent the last six weeks honing their research and writing skills creating a website from scratch. They worked on every aspect of the site from design, creating hypertext, organization, finding images, and of course, researching and writing articles. 138 more words

Honors English I

Book Review: Our Town

It’s been a few years since I’v read a play that wasn’t written by William Shakespeare. So I was excited when this month’s prompt for the… 342 more words


Thornton Wilder

Like many reading this, I remember reading (and acting) Our Town in high school, and being too young to really appreciate it. Now that I’m older, I can see the truth of the play, of being aware of life as one lives it. 456 more words

Thornton Wilder

3 Quotes - Thornton Wilder

Thornton Wilder, American playwright, novelist
(born: Thornton Niven Wilder)

April 17, 1897 in Madison, Wisconsin, USA

December 7, 1975, in Hamden, Connecticut, USA… 102 more words


On Sacred Writings: Our Town

When one hears the term “sacred writings”, one thinks usually of the Bible or the Torah or the Koran or other writings central to a set of religious beliefs. 577 more words


Exploring Grover's Corners

Today finds me not in the usual place at all, not any where near the usual place in fact. Right now I am on a bus in New Hampshire, traveling to Portland, ME where I will then catch another bus to a little coastal town named… 289 more words