Monthly Archives: September 2014

Understanding Brit & Amer Fic: Paper 1 Assignment

Paper 1 Project: Due Monday, October 20 in class

Assignment: write an MLA format argument paper on Hard Times or Sunshine Sketches of a Little Town of about 800 words. External sources are welcome but optional. E-mailed papers will not be accepted.

  1. The paper must address one of the discussion questions listed on this blog and make an argument with examples and reasons.
  2. The paper must quote from the text, at least twice on every page.
  3. The paper must address and make an argument focused on the text; it must not simply describe an external issue or your feelings about the text.
  • Refer to the “Files” heading on this site for an example of MLA title pages. We’ll discuss this in class as well.
  • Grading will be on four criteria: MLA formatting; grammar; structure; argumentation & evidence.

British Soc Through Mod Nov: Paper 1 Assignment

Paper 1 Project: Due Tuesday, October 21 in class

Assignment: write an MLA format argument paper on Dubliners or Brave New World of about 900 words. External sources are welcome but optional. E-mailed papers will not be accepted.

  1. The paper must address one of the discussion questions listed on this blog and make an argument with examples and reasons.
  2. The paper must quote from the text, at least twice on every page.
  3. The paper must address and make an argument focused on the text; it must not simply describe an external issue or your feelings about the text.
  • Refer to the “Files” heading on this site for an example of MLA title pages. We’ll discuss this in class as well.
  • Grading will be on four criteria: MLA formatting; grammar; structure; argumentation & evidence.