Writing for the 21st Century
Albert Camus Bio: Web Quest
Use the Internet to find out the answers for the following questions. Do a google search for “Albert Camus” to find the most appropriate articles. All questions can be answered by the articles that appear on the first page of results.
1. When and where was Albert Camus born? What do you know about the climate of this place? (You may have to do a separate search for this question.)
2. What was his family like?
3. What is The Stranger about?
4. How did people respond to the novel?
5. Explain Camus’ notion of the absurd. What is it?
6. How and when did Camus die?