ENGL 1302 Essay #3 Instruction: Literary
This assignment asks you to offer an interpretation of a single piece or collection of fictional literature. Like any essay, you should frame and formulate a thesis in your introductory paragraph and spend the majority of your essay proving the truth of your central claim. Unlike the previous essays, however, you are not engaging in argument for or against another’s claims; rather, you must offer an original interpretation of a work of fiction. Your thesis should center on a single claim concerning the work or works you are interpreting.
If you are focusing on a single text, this assignment can be completed in several ways:
If you are comparing multiple texts, there are a few options: