Choose one image from the pages for today’s reading (pgs. 36-91). Discuss the image’s rhetorical intent and effect in 50 words. Please respond by 12:00 pm on 9/29.
Imagine yourself as a 16th century Spanish reader of Las Casas’s A Short Account of the Destruction of the Indies (1542). What combination of feelings might you have reading the book? Would you be prone to trust him? Dismiss him? Explain what parts of the text would resonate with you most, and why. Please respond in 50 words by 9/15 at 12:00 pm.
Choose a favorite passage from the Popol Vuh. Copy it in your blog post and then (in fifty words) explain why you chose it.