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Yhemes of Love and Death in Sula
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1. Anderson, Roberts, et al. Elements of Literature Third Course. Language and Writing Skills Worksheets. Chapter 18: The Research Paper. New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc., 1995.

2. Bolden, Tonya. And Not Afraid to Dare: The Stories of Ten African American Women. New York: Scholastic Publishing House, 1998.

3. Harlem Renaissance Art of Black America. New York: Henry Abrams, Inc., 1987.

4. Morrison, Toni. Sula. New York: Penguin Books, 1982.
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5. Pesick, Stan. "There was a certain kind of fire that no water could put out." Words and Images from the Civil Rights Movement 1955-1968
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6. Sula. Toni Morrison, Read by the author. Fiction/Literature/ Random House Audio Publishing Group/ Audio/September 1997/$25.95 (0-679-46072-1
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More on Toni Morrison From the Archives of the New York Times
http://www.mytimes.com/books/98/01/11/home/morrison.html

Biographical Information on Toni Morrison
http://www.cwrl.utexas.edu/-mmaynard/Morrison/biograph.htm

Toni Morrison. Books Home
http://www.penguinputnam.com/tonimorrison/author.htm

Blackburn, Sara. "You Still Can’t Go Home Again." New York Times 30 Dec. 1973
http://www.nytimes.com/books/98/12/11/home/morrison-sula.html

Houchins, Sue. "Toni Morrison (b.1933)"
http://www.georgetown.edu/bassr/heath/syllabuild/iguide/morriso.html

Yurichuk, Yuri. "Two Selves: "The Search for Identity in Sula"
http://www.thefray.com/literature/identity.html

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The Theme of Love in Sula
The Theme of Death in Sula
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Urban Dreams
OUSD Curriculum Unit
Themes of Love & Death in Sula
Subject: English
Grade Level: 9th

Lesson Plan Author:
L. Delaney
School: Skyline High