American Literature

   Reading Journals for Franklin, part 2 

Pick the question that you feel that you can answer the most completely.
There is no one question that is "better" than the other one

  1. Explain, as best as you can, why the two parts of Franklin's Autobiography are so different. More significantly, indicate which of the two parts you feel more closely reflects the "true" Franklin (and why).   answer this journal 
  2. Do you see Franklin's very rational method and approach to living the "perfect life" as being realistic? Would it work? (feel free to include in your answer how well you feel that it did or didn't work in Franklin's own life).    answer this journal