1. What do you like to read? What is your favorite book, author, or literary genre (mystery, romance, serious fiction, etc.)?2. Do you think that literature has a place in today’s world? How so?
Does literature have a place in your life?3. The editor of your eText, Michael Meyer, suggests that “one of the most important values of literature is that it nourishes our emotional lives” (4). Do you agree with that statement? Explain your response, and offer an example of literature that has affected you in some way, either positively or negatively.