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The Tell-Tale Heart
The Tell-Tale Heart
by Edgar Allan Poe

The Tell-Tale Heart Assignments & Activities

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Objective: Students explore the elements of crime mystery and suspense in CSI, CSI: New York, and CSI: Miami, and comment on the details and similarities/differences between the series and Poe's "...
Objective: Students explore the definition of "in medias res" and how the narrative technique has been used in practice, in particular in Homer's Odyssey...