learning goal(s): what are basic ways a story can reveal the nature of a character? For example, what they say. How else do readers learn about a character’s core?
re-visit Camus’s story, “The Guest”
re-join assigned pairs from last class, to compare thoughts on how the story’s characters would answer our course’s Essential Questions (EQs)
identify choices that each main character makes, or has made: Balducci, Daru, the Arab
how do that person’s choices indicate the presence or absence of any of these qualities–love and compassion for others, hatred of injustice and cruelty, responsibility to treat others with respect and concern, opposition to evil, struggle relieve human suffering