No less than 300 words

Read any one of the below readings and Explain how this work demonstrates an effort to engage with and make sense of the challenges of the modern world.


Cather’s “Neighbor Rosicky” (1841); Frost’s “The Road Not Taken” (1887) and “Desert Places” (1891); Sandburg’s “Chicago” (1917) and “Grass” (1918); O’Neil’s Long Day’s Journey into Night (2005); and Hughes’ “The Negro Speaks of Rivers” (2227), “I, Too” (2228), and “Song for a Dark Girl” (2229).


No less than 300 words and it has to have multiple paragraphs.