when life is quite through with
E.E. Cummings explores the theme on death with his poem when life is quite through
with. He speaks about life as we go through it, grieve, and continue on the cycle of living. Time
does not stop. The world will keep on movi
Essay #1 Checklist:
The purpose of literary analysis is to demonstrate how and why the author uses specific
poetics (tone, diction, imagery, structures, etc.) to convey his/her main idea.
o Clearly stated thesis (makes a strong claim about the works meani
What does a conclusion do?
The conclusion is a good place to not only drive home the points made in the paper but to
suggest the further implications of your argument. You do not want to simply reiterate
the points you have made in your introduction, thes
In A Dolls House, just as Nora is breaking free of the confines of her marriage, Kristine
is embracing remarriage. Some feminist critics have expressed reservations about
Kristines rapid reconciliation with Krogstad. Examine
WGS-115W, Essay #1
On Seeing the 100% Perfect Girl One Beautiful April Morning
Examine Murakamis decision to shift two important literary aspects within his story:
tone and point-of-view (narration). How does he alter each techn
Notes on Lysistrata
Adapted in part from the Signet Classics Readers Guide
Classic Greek comedies are frequently bawdy, using physical humor, puns, and sexually
explicit language. Lysistrata, due to its subject matter, is one of the most sexually focused
Cultural Analysis Project
For your last essay, you have the option of creating your own cultural analysis project as
a topic. You would choose your own text from our contemporary world, and analyze its
cultural significance as
Essay #2: 5 pg. min.
Execute a close analysis of the scene between Lysistrata and the Magistrate. How does
Aristophanes use this scene to summarize all the conflicts of the play? What connections
arise between the concept of love/
Working with a partner, each of you will construct an historical research presentation 2530 minutes in length. You may use whatever format or technology you like. Feel free to
be creative in your methods and tone!
On the day of you
Common Errors in Student Writing
(Compiled from English faculty at Westminster College & Vanderbilt)
A comma splice is the use of a comma to join (splice) two independent clauses, where the
clauses are not connected by a coordinating conjunct
Revision = Re-SEEING. You have to back away from your work and approach it
with new eyes.
3 main components, all of which are distinct projects:
Revising: Begin with the argument itself. Address any suggestions for clar
What does an introduction do?
You know your introduction needs a clear thesis statement. But how to begin and work
up to that thesis? To answer that question, think about the purpose of an introduction:
Gain reader interest
Set the context
Identify your t
1984 Surveillance on the World Today
In the past few years, I have seen the topic of the power of the government come up more
and more frequently. Perhaps the government is becoming too paranoid, too greedy for power.
Its also possible that the people are
Answer 1 Pember Corporation
A. Total Variable Cost at activity lavel of 8,900 Units
B. Total Cost = Variable Cost + Fixed Cost
C. Average Variable Cost per Unit
D.Average Fixed Cost Per Unit
E Average Total Cost per Unit