408 Nobel prize spanish

Topics: Nobel Peace Prize, Nobel Prize, Norwegian Nobel Committee Pages: 2 (357 words) Published: October 31, 2014
A. Answer the following questions about the reading in complete Spanish sentences:

1. ¿Quiénes eran los dos ganadores del Premio Nobel del país de Guatemala? Miguel Ángel Asturias recibió el Premio Nobel de la Literatura en 1967. Rigoberta Menchú Tum recibió el Premio Nobel de la Paz en 1992. 2. ¿Para qué recibieron el Premio? This is anwsered above. 3. ¿Cómo se llama el libro más famoso de Miguel Ángel Asturias? El libro más importante de Asturias se llama Hombres de Maíz. 4. ¿De qué escribe Menchú Tum? El libro más famoso de ella es Me llamo Rigoberta Menchú y así me nació la Conciencia. 5. ¿De qué grupo indígena escribieron estos dos autores? Ambos escribieron acerca de los mayas

B. Access the Four web sites given in the reading in order to answer the following questions:

1. Why did Asturias spend much of his life in exile? Austrias spent majority of his life in exile because he opposed to dictatorial rule. 2. The Popol Vuh is a Creation Story of the Mayan culture. Who are the heroes of this story? The heroes were Hunahpu (Junajpu) and Xbalanque (XbŒalanke). 3. Menchú Tum is the youngest person to have done what? Menchú was the youngest persont to receive the Nobel Peace Prize. 4. What is the CUC? CUC stands for the Committee of the Peasant Union. C. Go to the Discussion/Group menu bar of the course. Click on the posting "4.08 Written Discussion." Read and respond to the posted prompt in writing from the teacher on the discussion board.

1. If you were writing a novel about your community, what one important social issue would you have to write about in your novel? 2. What are your personal views about this issue that is important in your own community? 3. Also read and respond to another student's posting. What is your advice for how they can make a difference in their area of concern? 4. Then in the student comment box for 4.08 Selecciones/Written Discussion, in the assessment area, write the date you posted your posting and the name...
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