Explain in a substantial paragraph (12-14 sentences) what was at the heart of the Realism movement. How did it manifest itself in literature? Who were some of the proponents? What were some of the Realism works?
In a second paragraph, write your thoughts on the movement. You may use the first person to speak to Realism’s merits or lack thereof. Is is a style that you enjoy? What do you specifically like or dislike about it? give a title