American poets, novelists and other writers often write about the topic of American identity. In this lesson, you have read excerpts from two texts “Response to Executive Order 9006“ by Dwight Okita, and ”Mericans” by Sandra Cisneros.
Determine a common theme by both authors establish about the topic of American identity.
In a five-paragraph literary analysis essay, EXPLAIN HOW EACH AUTHOR DEVELOPS THE COMMON THEME . COMPARE AND CONTRAST HOW THE AUTHORS DEVELOP THIS THEME BY REFERENCING SPECIFICS LITERARY DEVICES AND TECHNIQUES IN YOUR RESPONSE.