- Response Paper
Craft an analytical paper based on the reading. Focus on what you found to be the strongest elements that help you answer the questions below.
“Domingos Fernandes Nobre”
According to Metcalf, go-betweens like Domingos Fernandes Nobre or “Tomacaúna” were at the center of power struggles over competing projects for the colonization of Brazil. Craft a short analytical paper that explains why Domingos Fernandes Nobrewas denounced to the Inquisition. In what ways did his trial reflect larger issues than just Nobre’s own personal choices or “sins?”
Papers should be 1 1⁄2 to 2 pages in length, double-spaced, with 1-inch margins, and typed in 11pt. or 12pt. font. Papers may not exceed 2 pages. The strongest essays will begin with a specific argument
related to the topic and develop themes and specific, concrete examples that support and illustrate that thesis. Papers with quoted material and lacking footnotes will receive a ZERO. Footnotes should be formatted according to Chicago Style. If you are unfamiliar with Chicago-style citation, we have full access to the digital Chicago Manual of Style through the library’s website. Search for “Chicago Manual of Style online” in the library catalog.