poem analysis and essay

Please write an essay (approx. 700-1000 words) on one of the given topics. To support your ideas, provide plenty of specific evidence, including correctly introduced and documented quotations. This essay must be your own work. Do not consult any sources besides the primary texts given to you and provided to you on this final exam, a dictionary, and The Write Stuff. Time limit: 3 hours.

Your essay should include the following:

  • An intro paragraph with a clear and arguable thesis statement
  • Limited summary throughout your paper and a focus on analysis instead
  • A quote in each body paragraph with a citation in MLA format
  • A thoughtful conclusion