Name Course Institution Date Cultures of New England 2 Natty Bumpo is depicted as a fictional character a guide and a person of mythic frontiersman ship and has been described using many names in the is compare to an American Indian t who is host but deadly ("LITR 4232 Last of the Mohicans assignments" 2018) Workcited LITR 4232 Last of the Mohicans assignments. (2018). Coursesite.uhcl.edu. Retrieved 23 March 2018 from http://coursesite.uhcl.edu/HSH/Whitec/texts/AmClassics/RomFiction/Cooper/JFC%20Mohicansassgn.htm [...]
150 words per question, submit separately, US references 1) James Fenimore Cooper is known for his protagonist Natty Bumpoo (aka Hawkeye). How is this character depicted? How does the myth of the noble savage reveal a change in American thinking about the Native American population? What has not changed in Americans’ attitudes? How does his portrayal of the two native characters, Chingachgook and Uncas (the last Mohicans), compare to Cooper’s rendering of Hawkeye? 2) Discuss Washington Irving’s use of illusion versus logic in The Legend of Sleepy Hollow.