14ALS2 "The Handsomest Drowned Man in the World" Assessment

Directions: Read the biography on Gabriel Garcia Marquez pp 911. Go to google and type in the author's name. Access the wikipedia site http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gabriel_Garc%C3%ADa_M%C3%A1rquez and find 5 interesting things about Gabriel Garcia Marquez that you would like to share with the class. Then read "Before You Read" pp 912 - and get an understanding of the meaning of "archetype" and what the characteristics of the genre "magic realism" include. Read the enjoyable story "The Handsomest Drowned Man in the World" pp 913.

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