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EILAND'S ONLINE ENGLISH CLASSES

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Assignments for
Out-of-Class Papers: Fall and Spring OnlyFor Summer, see Assignment details on Blackboard
ENGL 101

SUBJECT STORIES WILL BE REVEALED AS WE GO

ASPECTS REQUIRED OF EACH PAPER

PAPER 1

  • 5-7 pages
  • Primary Source only
  • Analyze whether the work under discussion is Interpretive or Escapist, whether it's plot- or character-driven. Discuss character, plot, and ending.
  • character elements will include whether the character is round or flat (Change, Complexity/Stereotype and Internal Conflict), and also discuss external conflicts
  • Use quoted primary text in each body paragraph.

FINAL PAPER

  • 8-12 pages
  • 5-7 Secondary Sources
  • Works Cited Page
  • you must use directly quoted text from the primary AND secondary sources in EACH body paragraph.
  • you must focus on literary analysis in each body paragraph. There should be no paragraph in which you simply retell the story.
  • Discuss the story you have chosen from the list I provide, identifying and explaining using symbolism, irony and conflict.


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T. T. Eiland, January 1998
Last modified: December 22, 2013