Fair Maiden Essay & Project Ideas

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1. Renaissance fairs have sprung up all over the United States. Where was the first one held? Is it still an annual event? How are the fairs organized?

What is their purpose?

2. The jousts in Fair Maiden are make-believe. What were real ones like? When were they held? Did victors really win fair maidens?

3. The Minnetonka Renaissance Fair has many animals in its entertainment.

What are the laws in your community governing the use of animals in shows? What is the purpose of the laws? Would the Minnetonka Renaissance Fair violate any of those laws?

4. Robert says, "Adults are people who understand the connection between their decisions and the consequences of 'em." What does he mean by this? How does the novel develop this idea and what are the examples it provides?

5. How is a violent young man like Michael treated in reformatories or asylums in...

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Beacham's Encyclopedia of Popular Fiction and Beacham's Guide to Literature for Young Adults
Fair Maiden from Beacham's Encyclopedia of Popular Fiction and Beacham's Guide to Literature for Young Adults. ©2005-2006 Thomson Gale, a part of the Thomson Corporation. All rights reserved.
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