English 321 – Masterpieces in Young Adult Literature
Grant T. Smith, Ph. D.
Invincible Louisa – Internet Exercise
Directions: Before or while reading Invincible Louisa, use the internet to become familiar with the following:
· Bronson Alcott
· Brook Farm Experiment
· Pilgrim’s Progress
· Medical practices in the mid-19th century
· Henry David Thoreau
· Ralph Waldo Emerson
Your responses need not be lengthy—just enough to demonstrate that you understand the event, person, movement, etc.