Thematic Essay Assignment.docx

Thematic Essay Assignment.docx - Engl 3080 THEMATIC ESSAY...

Info icon This preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
THEMATIC ESSAY Engl 3080 Spring 2018 Kieran Lyons This essay will present an original, thesis-driven argument about the treatment of one or two themes in Things Fall Apart , Wide Sargasso Sea , The God of Small Things , one or both Salman Rushdie short stories, or one or more of the assigned selections from Rotten English. You may not write about the same text as the close reading essay without advance permission. Your essay should be substantially based on close reading of multiple passages from the text(s). Your essay should fully develop a clearly-defined argument related to a theme rather than offer a comprehensive exploration of a chosen theme. You do not need to use any other sources for this essay, though you may find them useful. I would encourage you to cite Beginning Postcolonialism if you choose to write about a relevant theme or topic. THEMES You may select one of the following themes or choose one of your own. You may also write about the intersection of two themes. Either way, your title and thesis statement should clearly
Image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

{[ snackBarMessage ]}

What students are saying

  • Left Quote Icon

    As a current student on this bumpy collegiate pathway, I stumbled upon Course Hero, where I can find study resources for nearly all my courses, get online help from tutors 24/7, and even share my old projects, papers, and lecture notes with other students.

    Student Picture

    Kiran Temple University Fox School of Business ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    I cannot even describe how much Course Hero helped me this summer. It’s truly become something I can always rely on and help me. In the end, I was not only able to survive summer classes, but I was able to thrive thanks to Course Hero.

    Student Picture

    Dana University of Pennsylvania ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    The ability to access any university’s resources through Course Hero proved invaluable in my case. I was behind on Tulane coursework and actually used UCLA’s materials to help me move forward and get everything together on time.

    Student Picture

    Jill Tulane University ‘16, Course Hero Intern