To demonstrate your skills with characterization and making logical inferences, you will be writing a Power Paragraph based on Act 1 of The Crucible. Remember that a Power Paragraph is like a body paragraph of an essay. In this paragraph, you will select a key section of the text that you wrote a meaningful characterization… Continue reading In this paragraph, you will select a key section of the text that you wrote a meaningful characterization annotation for; you must pick a section that we did not annotate together in class.
Sacred Truth: consider the early Greek concept of fate (p. 60), the play “Oedipus the King” (p. 108), and the Greco-Roman philosophy of Stoicism (p. 133). What can these artistic and philosophical expressions tell us about the Greco-Roman view of life and our control over it? You will be graded on how well you use… Continue reading Sacred truth: consider the early greek concept of fate (p. 60), the play
General Standards for Papers Papers should be in a standard 12-point font (e.g. Times New Roman or Cambria), with 1* x 1.25* margins, and double-spaced. Pages must be numbered and labeled according to MLA conventions. The header (top left-hand side of the first page) should include your name, the date, the course, and the name… Continue reading Left-hand side of the first page) should include your name, the date, the course, and the name of your
I WILL LINK EXTERNNAL SITES BELOW “If you include research that is not found within the NOVA Online Library system, you will need to evaluate such resources for credibility (Links to an external site.)accuracy, and objectivity and you will need to compose the source citations using MLA 8 Source Citation rules. (Links to an external… Continue reading -use the evaluating internet resources (links to an external site.)to make sure sources are credible, accurate, objective and current (as needed).
For your initial post, respond to TWO of the three prompts below. Initial posts are due by Thursday at 11:59pm. This first post should be at least 350 words. Then, respond to at least TWO of your group members by Saturday at 11:59pm and then a final follow-up post by Sunday at 11:59pm. Your replies… Continue reading Poet and critic naomi long madgett has argued that images of light and dark and the ambiguity of the last two lines suggest that this poem is not as accepting of western culture as it may seem on a first reading.
Here is your second research assignment. As always, you will fill out the research/annotated bibliography form located in the Research Guidelines. CHOOSE ONE TOPIC And find out TWO sources for it (fill out two annotated bibliographies). The topics for Research #2 are: El Mozote Massacre in El Salvador (mention in the School of the Americas… Continue reading El mozote massacre in el salvador (mention in the school of the americas documentary)
Anna Julia Cooper famously declares that “Only the BLACK WOMAN can say, ‘when and where I enter, in the quiet, undisputed dignity of my womanhood, without violence and without suing or special patronage, then and there the whole Negro race enters with me.’” What arguments does Cooper offer to support this declaration? After answering this… Continue reading What arguments does Cooper offer to support this declaration?
In the short story “A Summers Reading” by Bernard malamud, George Stoyonovich is the protagonist. It is clear that George has some serious issues both personal and social. In this task, you are asked to step into the shoes of a counselor, diagnose George and write a well developed essay, present George’s issues and support… Continue reading In the short story “A Summers Reading” by Bernard malamud, George Stoyonovich is
Compare and contrast Bartle from the book “The Yellow Birds” and Saboor from the book “And the Mountains Echoed” specifically in regard to their roles as storytellers. Consider also how each man deals with truth, lies, and pain through storytelling. I have included the grading rubric. Please be able to quote from the books.
This is to be a short formal paper graded for style, argument, and organization, the task is to explore a point about something that you found interesting in the work you are writing on. – Double-spaced, regular margins, 12 pt. Times New Roman font. – MLA format. – No shorter than 2½ pages, no longer… Continue reading What is the worst human flaw?