Pick your favorite post 19th author and one of their argumentative works!?

You may choose from:

Edward Abbey, Diane Ackerman, James Agee, Paula Gunn Allen, Roger Angell,

Natalie Angier, Gloria Anzaldúa, Hannah Arendt, Michael Arlen, Margaret Atwood,

James Baldwin, Dave Barry, Melba Patillo Beals, Simone de Beauvoir, Lerone

Bennett Jr., Wendell Berry, Sven Birkerts, Susan Bordo, Jacob Bronowski, David

Brooks, William F. Buckley, Judith Butler, Rachel Carson, G. K. Chesterton, Winston

Churchill, Kenneth Clark, Judith Ortiz Cofer, Jill Ker Conway, Arlene Croce, Richard

Dawkins, Vine Deloria Jr., Daniel Dennett, Jared Diamond, Joan Didion, Annie

Dillard, Maureen Dowd, Elizabeth Drew, W. E. B. Du Bois, Leon Edel, Gretel

Ehrlich, Loren Eiseley, Richard Ellmann, Nora Ephron, Niall Ferguson, Timothy

Ferris, M. F. K. Fisher, Frances Fitzgerald, Janet Flanner (Genêt), Tim Flannery,

Shelby Foote, Richard Fortey, John Hope Franklin, Antonia Fraser, Thomas L.

Friedman, Paul Fussell, John Kenneth Galbraith, Mavis Gallant, Henry Louis Gates Jr.,

Atul Gawande, Ellen Goodman, Nadine Gordimer, Stephen Jay Gould, Stephanie

Elizondo Griest, David Halberstam, Elizabeth Hardwick, Elva Trevino Hart, Chris

Hedges, John Hersey, Christopher Hitchens, Edward Hoagland, Richard Holmes,

bell hooks, Zora Neale Hurston, Pauline Kael, Evelyn Fox Keller, Helen Keller,

George Kennan, Jamaica Kincaid, Martin Luther King Jr., Barbara Kingsolver,

Maxine Hong Kingston, Naomi Klein, Paul Krugman, Alex Kuczynski, Lewis H.

Lapham, T. E. Lawrence, Aldo Leopold, Gerda Lerner, Andy Logan, Philip Lopate,

Barry Lopez, Norman Mailer, Nancy Mairs, Peter Matthiessen, Mary McCarthy,

Frank McCourt, Bill McKibben, John McPhee, Margaret Mead, H. L. Mencken,

Jessica Mitford, N. Scott Momaday, Jan Morris, John Muir, Donald M. Murray, V. S.

Naipaul, Geoffrey Nunberg, Joyce Carol Oates, Barack Obama, Tillie Olsen, Susan

Orlean, George Orwell, Cynthia Ozick, Steven Pinker, Francine Prose, David

Quammen, Arnold Rampersad, Ishmael Reed, Rick Reilly, David Remnick, Adrienne

Rich, Mordecai Richler, Richard Rodriguez, Sharman Apt Russell, Carl Sagan,

Edward Said, Scott Russell Sanders, George Santayana, Simon Schama, Arthur M.

Schlesinger, David Sedaris, Richard Selzer, Leslie Marmon Silko, Barbara Smith,

Red Smith, Susan Sontag, Shelby Steele, Lincoln Steffens, Ronald Takaki, Paul

Theroux, Lewis Thomas, George Trevelyan, Calvin Trillin, Barbara Tuchman,

Cynthia Tucker, Laurel Thatcher Ulrich, John Updike, Gore Vidal, Alice Walker,

Jonathan Weiner, Eudora Welty, Cornel West, E. B. White, George Will, Terry

Tempest Williams, Garry Wills, E. O. Wilson, Edmund Wilson, Tom Wolfe, Virginia

Woolf, Richard Wright, Malcolm X, Anzia Yezierska

The one I like best I will write an assertion journal on! Make sure the accompanying essay is argumentative! easy 10 points!

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  • Anonymous
    9 years ago
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    Authors are loosely defined here. If you're looking for argumentative, try Christopher Hitchens.

  • Herda
    Lv 4
    9 years ago

    Definitely Christopher Hitchens. God is Not Great, The Missionary Position: Mother Theresa in Theory and Practise.

  • Anonymous
    9 years ago

    richard dawkins - the god delusion, it "converted me"!

    hope i helped :)

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