First, write on only one of the two topics below;
Second, compose a multi-paragraph essay that has an average length of five double-spaced pages, excluding the work cited page(s);
Third, plan to spend several days on the essay, being careful to
provide a clear and precise thesis that addresses and answers the question;
use facts from the works selected to support your argument;
use critical secondary sources (at least three) to support your essay;
utilize standard English in the essay;
employ essay structure and essay map (studied in class) in composing your essay;
demonstrate familiarity with the context of the works selected; and
provide adequate details and explanation of ideas to support your argument.
Use selected works of your choice from the reading list to discuss the collapse of values in modern British literature.
Use the works of at least two authors from the reading list to discuss the theme of absurdity in modern British literature.
The two authors I used for topic 2 will be.
Rossetti from Goblin Market,” and
Carlyle from Captains of Industry.
Add some citations, primary sources, and quotes.