Syllabus – English II Honors World Literature


Epic Heroes    

                        From The Epic of Gilgamesh

                        From The Iliad – Homer

                        From Sundiata

                        African Proverbs

                        Non-Fiction – EOC Prep


Can You Trust your Own Eyes?

                        Writing Assignment

                        Oedipus Rex – Sophocles

                        From The Inferno – Dante Alleghieri

                        Non-Fiction – EOC Prep


The Choices That We Make

                        A Doll’s House – Henrik Ibsen

                        Writing Assignment

                        Maus Test -  Honors Only                            

                        Non-Fiction – EOC Prep



                        “The Test” – Angelica Gibbs

                        “By Any Other Name” – Santha Rama Rau

                        “Mericans” – Sandra Cisneros

                        To Kill A Mockingbird

                        Poetry Section: American, European, African, Asian Poetry

                        Tales from Europe and the Middle East

                        Non-Fiction – EOC Prep


The Green-Eyed Monster

                        Othello – William Shakespeare - Honors Only

                        Writing Assignment

                        Non-Fiction – EOC Prep


The Evil That Men Do

                        Holocaust Literature

                        Night – Elie Wiesel

                        Non-Fiction – EOC Prep

                        Honors Presentations

                        The Book Thief Test- Honors Only


EOC Prep

                        Fiction and non-fiction shorts



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