Discuss Native American tales and what they indicate about Native American culture.

English 2327



Mrs. Marissa Guerrero-Longoria



Research Paper Requirements







Requirements:



· 4-6 pages



· Typed, dbl spaced



· Original title



· MLA format for quotes and page layout (see A Writer s Reference Book or refer the OWL website for an easy to use guide; refer to the table of contents at the bottom)







· Include specific examples from the primary and secondary sources (direct or indirect quotes)



· 5 sources (1 primary, 4 secondary)







Instructions:



Choose any author/poet discussed in class while focusing on one or more of their works. Answer at least two of the following questions:



” What did the author contribute to society or history?



” What style of writing is the author best known for?



” What social issues did they address in their works?



” What they are classified as (romantic, gothic, modern, post modern, classic) and why?



” What events in their personal life influenced their writing the most?



” What events in society at the time influenced their writing the most?











Requirements for Intro:



” Brief Biography



” Clear , 2 part thesis



” EXAMPLE: Nathaniel Hawthorne is representative of gothic writing and was one of the first American writers to address women s issues.



Requirements for Body



” Clear Topic sentence Nathaniel H. is a great writer because he is representative of the gothic era.



” Support and Explanation with ICE



” Introduce Quotation that will follow



” Cite



” Explain in 2-3 sentences of your own



” I



” C



” E



” Concluding sentence



Conclusion



Who/ what has this author influenced? Why will this author/poet be remembered?







See notes on research paper for additional reference, ideas, and examples





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