FC: Realism 1861-1914 | Deshaun, Randy, Cory
1: Realism-a theory of writing in which the ordinary, familiar or mundane aspects of life are represented in a straight-foward or matter of fact manner that is presumed to reflect life as it actually is.
2: Historical Events | Cars being invented WW1 Spanish flu Russian revolution Civil war
3: Areas of importance | Rome, Italy | Major Authors Booker T. Washington W.E.B. Dubois Henry Adams Mark Twain
4: Lifestyles fashion: not many styles of clothes Entertainment: music, simple games, books Poor people were usually farmers and lived in rural areas. middle class/rich people lived in urban areas.
5: Popular Genres: Music: Noel Gay, Harry lauder , Felix Powell, Books: Tom Sawyer, Huckleberry Finn Poetry- Emily Dickinson
6: Audience | People in the 1900's watched plays in theaters. At this time, there was no radio or television.