Research McKay's life and write a short biography.
Books by McKay
Read another book written by McKay.
Draw a portrait of major characters in the novel.
Write a newspaper article about one of the events in the novel.
Create a collage of clothing from the 1930s that various characters might have worn.
Create a menu for a dinner party that Mrs. Witern or Mrs. Peixota might have served.
Amiable with Big Teeth
Discuss with a group how McKay's novel was found. Discuss why it is such a notable event.
Research Ethiopia, especially the conflict with Italy. Write a few paragraphs discussing what you learned.
Create a map of Harlem and other areas in New York where characters lived, worked, and socialized.
Create paper dolls of Kendall as the Princess. Using descriptions from the novel, create...
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