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ENG 265 Week 1 Components of a Short Story

For more classes visit www.snaptutorial.com ENG 265 Week 1 Components of a Short Story Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper defining the literary genre of short story using John Updike’s “A&P” as an example. Address the following points:  Explain how “A&P” is different from other genres of fiction you have read in the past.  Describe which standard characteristics of a short story are present in “A&P,” and which are missing, if any. Provide examples. …………………………………………………………………………………

ENG 265 Week 1 Short Story Analysis Worksheet

For more classes visit www.snaptutorial.com ENG 265 Week 1 Short Story Analysis Worksheet Each week you will examine a short story and analyze it by giving short responses on each of the following topics: Themes, plot, setting, conflict, characterization, point of view, language, and a short


reflection. Even though some of these topics are not discussed until later weeks, do your best to respond to each of them. Some weeks have designated stories for you to analyze; for others, you will need to select from stories you are not using for other assignments that week. …………………………………………………………………………………

ENG 265 Week 2 Short Story Analysis Worksheet

For more classes visit www.snaptutorial.com ENG 265 Week 2 Short Story Analysis Worksheet Select a short story from this week’s readings (other than the one you are planning to use in the Short Story Plot and Setting Critique assignment). …………………………………………………………………………………

ENG 265 Week 2 Short Story Plot and Setting Critique

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Select one of the short stories from this week’s reading (other than the one you have selected for your Short Story Analysis Worksheet). Write a 700- to 1,400-word critique on your selected short story. Address the following points:  Describe the plot and structure. …………………………………………………………………………………

ENG 265 Week 3 Short Story Analysis Worksheet

For more classes visit www.snaptutorial.com ENG 265 Week 3 Short Story Analysis Worksheet Select a short story from this week’s readings (other than Alice Walker’s “Everyday Use,” which you will discuss in the Theme and Characterization Critique assignment). …………………………………………………………………………………

ENG 265 Week 3 Theme and Characterization Critique

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Write a 700- to 1,050-word critique of Alice Walker’s short story “Everyday Use.” Address the following in your critique:  Describe the short story’s principal theme.  Describe the use of characterization in the story.  Explain how characterization, plot, conflict, and setting all interact to help contribute to communicating the theme of the story. …………………………………………………………………………………

ENG 265 Week 4 Narrative Viewpoints Critique

For more classes visit www.snaptutorial.com ENG 265 Week 4 Narrative Viewpoints Critique Write a 700- to 1,050-word critique of Edgar Allan Poe’s short story, “The Fall of the House of Usher.” Address the following in your critique:  Explain why you think Poe chose to use the narrative viewpoint he did to tell the short story.  Describe how the narrative viewpoint influences the story’s mood and tone. …………………………………………………………………………………

ENG 265 Week 5 Point of View Critique

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ENG 265 Week 5 Point of View Critique Write a 700- to 1,050-word critique of Mark Twain’s short story, “The Notorious Jumping Frog of Calaveras County.” Address the following in your critique:  How does Twain’s use of diction in the story effect the tone? Is his use of diction and dialect effective? Why or why not? …………………………………………………………………………………

ENG 265 Week 5 Short Story Analysis Worksheet

For more classes visit www.snaptutorial.com ENG 265 Week 5 Short Story Analysis Worksheet Select a short story from this week’s readings. Complete the Short Story Analysis Worksheet on your selected short story. Submit your assignment to the Assignment Files tab. …………………………………………………………………………………

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For more classes visit www.snaptutorial.com ENG 265 Week 1 Components of a Short Story

ENG 265 Competitive Success--snaptutorial.com  

For more classes visit www.snaptutorial.com ENG 265 Week 1 Components of a Short Story

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