Compare and contrast the Lost Boys’ Sudanese culture with American culture. What were similarities and differences between the two cultures?

The Lost Boys,” then answer the following questions, relating specifically to information from Chapter 5 The film is located under resources for your viewing pleasure.

1. How did this movie help you see American culture (specifically, beliefs, traditions, and practices) in a new light?
2. Compare and contrast the Lost Boys’ Sudanese culture with American culture. What were similarities and differences between the two cultures?
3. Daniel tells us: “People ask, do you live in the forest?” How might such misperceptions by Americans about life in Africa affect the Lost Boys’ ability to integrate into American society? Conversely, how might the boys’ own misperceptions of life in the US affect their ability to integrate? Are these misperceptions a serious impediment, or just one of the many small challenges of emigration?

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