Unformatted text preview: from the reading which are also connected directly to your thesis. 3. Because these assignments are short, there is no need to write a large conclusion. It is sufficient to provide a sentence which restates your initial thesis and the ideas you use to back it up. What your assignment should not include: 1. Plot summaries! Assume that your reader is very familiar with the plot and only refer to those details which help you prove your point. Be sure to explain why the information you are introducing is relevant. Your argument does not need to follow the chronology of events in the narrative. 2. Personal information. Your job is to write a literary analysis. References to your own life or general statements about life and the world should be excluded. We are much more interested in what your thoughts are about the reading!...
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- Spring '08
- Writing, English-language films, short thesis paragraph