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Mystery, Tension, and the Supernatural in Zora Neale Hurston's Spunk

Unit 6: Sins, Poems, Virtues and Short Stories
Lesson 1 of 3

Objective: SWBAT evaluate how Hurston manipulates the text to create tension and mystery by analyzing literary elements in Spunk.

Big Idea: Extra Extra--Student reporters dig deep into the deaths of Joe Kanty and Spunk Banks. Is it murder or is the supernatural at play?

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