ENGL 102 Western World Literature and Composition Essay Test 2

ENGL 102 Western World Literature and Composition Essay Test 2

ENGL 102 Western World Literature and Composition

Essay Test 2 (100 points)

Discuss the “lessons” that the children and/or adolescents experienced, in at least three of the works in Unit 2: Childhood and Adolescence:

Gary Soto, “Behind Grandma’s House”

Toni Cade Bambara, “The Lesson”

T. Coraghessen Boyle, “Greasy Lake”

John Updike, “A & P”

Langston Hughes, “Theme for English B,” and “Salvation”

 

·       For this part of the test, you may use your readings and MLL resources, but you may not use outside research.  Be sure to organize your essay around a clear thesis statement and offer specific examples from the text to support your ideas. 

·       Use MLA format.

·       Use in-text citations.

·       Use present tense when writing about literature.

·       Essays should be at least 600 words in length.