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Lecture: Organization tips for Essay 1, Frederick Douglass.
Once you write your introduction and thesis, there is the matter of how you will
organize the body of this essay.
Here is the heart of the prompt, thou
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Four Steps in Developing a Written Argument:
1. State your point (your argument, position, insight, claim).
2. Provide Evidence (quotes, anecdotes, statistics, concrete examples,
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and humiliations experienced by their parents and grandparents. They want to hear their
stories, unwilling to remain ignorant or ashamed of their identity and past.
The telling of stories liberates. By writing about the people on Mango Street, Sandra