Paper 1 is a strong response essay. Choose one of the short stories we read in class that you enjoyed. Write an introduction that get my attention, explains which story you chose, and discusses the theme of the story and why that is important. Your thesis sentence should be your overall, personal opinion of why you think the story is good. In the body discuss in detail why you believe the story is good, using quotes from the story. Write a conclusion that recaps your thesis and important body points and leaves me thinking. Make sure quotes are MLA format. DO NOT SUMMARIZE the story. Paper should be 4 pages typed and double spaced. You do not need a title page or works cited page. Please format the paper in MLA. The paper will be graded on unity, coherency, cohesion, grammar, and depth of content.
the story is
“good country people”