ENGL 102 Western World Literature and Composition
Essay Test 2 (100 points)
Discuss the â€œlessonsâ€ that the children and/or adolescents experienced, in at least three of the works in Unit 2: Childhood and Adolescence:
Gary Soto, â€œBehind Grandmaâ€™s Houseâ€
Toni Cade Bambara, â€œThe Lessonâ€
T. Coraghessen Boyle, â€œGreasy Lakeâ€
John Updike, â€œA & Pâ€
Langston Hughes, â€œTheme for English B,â€ and â€œSalvationâ€
Â· 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.
Â· Use MLA format.
Â· Use in-text citations.
Â· Use present tense when writing about literature.
Â· Essays should be at least 600 words in length.