NATHANIELHAWTHORNEBy Alowicious D. Abercrombie November 1, 2011 3rd Period
WHO WAS HE?Nathaniel was an author who wrote things such as the scarlet letter (Parkins,1999).
H OW I S H E R E L AT E D T O R E V E R E N D JUDGE JOHN HATHORNE ? Nathaniel Hawthorne - from Salem, Massachusetts. Was a direct descendant of Major William Hathorne, one of theoriginal Puritan settlers (Nathaniel Hawthorne, 2011).
W H AT A R E T H E M A J O R T H E M E S I N H I S WO R K S ? Allegory Pride Guilt Alienation Sin (Reuben, 2011).
THE SCARLET LET TER The Scarlet Letter follows the public punishment of a womannamed Hester Prynne in mid-17th century Boston When She becomes pregnant, everyone believes that she is guiltyof adultery because her husband has been away for many years. (The Scarlet Letter summary, 2011).
H OW D O E S H E R E L AT E T O T H E C RU C I B L E Nathaniel Hawthorne is related to one of the Puritan judges He also has written many times of the Salem trials.
BIBLIOGRAPHY Nathaniel Hawthorne. (2011). Retrieved October 24, 2011, from: http://www.online-literature.com/hawthorne/ Parkins, K.(1999). Nathaniel Hawthorne. Retrieved October 24, 2011, from: http://www.heureka.clara.net/art/hawthorn.htm Reuben, P. (2011). Nathaniel Hawthorne. Retrieved October 24, 2011, from: http://www.csustan.edu/english/reuben/pal/chap3/hawthorne.htm The Scarlet Letter summary. (2011). Retrieved October 24, 2011, from: http://www.shmoop.com/scarlet-letter/summary.html