The Tale of Genji

Did you know that the world's first novel was written by a woman? Murasaki Shikibu's The Tale of Genji, was published in 1021. Class members research Eastern and Western cultures in the 10th and 11th centuries, view modern adaptations of this classic of Japanese literature, and prepare a PowerPoint presentation in which they compare a classic western novel to Murasaki Shikibu's story. 

11th - 12th English Language Arts 14 Views 15 Downloads
CCSS: Adaptable
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Lesson Plans
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Project-Based Learning
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Presentation
Language
English
Duration
2 days

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