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At Home Writing Assignment 1 Required Reading : from The Writing Through Literature Anthology or Husky CT: Orwell, George. Politics and the English Language , pgs 184-190 Swift, Jonathon. A Modest Proposal , pgs 240-244 Wainaina, Bunyavanga. How to Write about Africa , pgs 255-256 Assignment : Write a response paper with for of the following topics: Option 1 : Find a campaign speech from either Barrack Obama or John McCain, and analyze a particular passage from an Orwellian point of view using the criteria discussed and established in Politics and the English Language
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Unformatted text preview: . Please attach the passage on a separate sheet of paper. Option 2 : Answer the one of the discussion questions at the end of Swifts A Modest Proposal . Option 3 : What point is Wainaina making with her piece, How to Write about Africa ? Who and what is she addressing? Guidelines : The response paper must be 1 to 2 pages long, double spaced, with 12 pt. Times New Romans font. No work cited necessary, but proper citations are required. Email me if you have any concerns! ~Jorge Santos Jorge.santos@uconn.edu...
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