Please address one of the following:
Pick one of the two topic choices below. In addition to using specific quotes from the story, you should utilize at least one additional outside credible source.
Topic Choice #1:
What is the nature of the conflict in John Updikeâ€™s â€œA&Pâ€? What do the girls represent in the story? Why does the central narrator react to his bossâ€™ decision to reprimand them by quitting?
Topic Choice #2:
Examine at least two examples of irony in â€œThe Cask of Amontilladoâ€ by Edgar Allan Poe. How is dramatic and verbal irony used to foreshadow Fortunatoâ€™s eventual demise? How do those examples relate to the theme of revenge in the story?
- Essays must be in MLA format
- Essays should be a minimum of 1,000 words.