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ENG 1020 - Kadilak: Finding Articles

Research Paper Options

Select one of the following questions:

  • Why is the setting of the play important?
  • Why is Troy Maxson considered an "everyman" character?
  • Explain the play's principal metaphor of the fence.
  • Is Rose's character an example of feminism or an example of the repressed role of women in society?
  • Discuss the cycle of father-son relationships in the play.

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Paper Requirements

Must include 4 sources from magazines, newspapers, books, or scholarly articles.

One source must be an academic, peer-reviewed journal.

Dictionaries, encyclopedias, or other reference material may be used but they do not count as one of the four sources.

Do not use websites!

Cite in MLA format.

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