Comparison/contrast with research elements (on short stories)

Comparison/Contrast with research elements by reading A Rose for Emilyby Faulkner and Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?by Oates. This essay should be at least 1,200 words (10 paragraphs, not including block quotes). Also this essay should be include at least two quotes from outside resources (one source from a book, the other one from a journal). In this essay, at the first paragraph (introduction), you should be provide a clear thesis.