Literary Analysis #2.docx - Gavi1 Gabrielle Gavi Menchaca...

This preview shows page 1 out of 4 pages.

Gavi1 Gabrielle Gavi Menchaca T-Th 12:30-2 May 8, 2018 Summertime Sadness In the short story “ Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?” by Joyce Carol Oates and the poem “Richard Croy” by Edwin Arlington Robinson the main characters are portrayed as young and beautiful people whose lives take a nasty turn. Both Joyce Carol Oates and Edwin Arlington Robinson are Pulitzer Prize winners that come from well-off, well-educated families that have allowed for them to flourish as writers. Oates “father made a comfortable working- class living” that allowed her to pursue an education and develop her writing skills from a young age (Gale). In Oates short story, she uses the main character Connie to show the life of a middle- class teenage girl whose mom is always nagging her and a father that is working to provide for
Image of page 1

You've reached the end of your free preview.

Want to read all 4 pages?

{[ snackBarMessage ]}

Get FREE access by uploading your study materials

Upload your study materials now and get free access to over 25 million documents.

Upload now for FREE access Or pay now for instant access
Christopher Reinemann
"Before using Course Hero my grade was at 78%. By the end of the semester my grade was at 90%. I could not have done it without all the class material I found."
— Christopher R., University of Rhode Island '15, Course Hero Intern

Ask a question for free

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