Your RESEARCH PAPER should be an argumentative essay that makes a specific claim about ONE of the course readings.
Support this claim in a well-developed, well-written, and well-organized essay of 2000 words (+/- 10%). To support your argument, incorporate quotes, summaries, or paraphrases from at least five secondary sources Remember to use 3rd person & correct MLA Format (8th edition)
Don’t forget to incorporate literary present tense & tentative wording throughout your analysis. Include a Works Cited with 6 sources minimum: one primary source (your short story) + at least 5 secondary sources (critical essays from GMC Library).
Research: Include at least FIVE secondary sources (critical essays)
THE PAPER MUST BE IN PRESENT TENSE BECAUSE IT IS TAKING A BIOGRAPHICAL APPROACH, BE SURE TO REMAIN TENTATIVE, AVOIDING ASSUMING YOU KNOW WHAT THE AUTHOR MEANT TO DO
The Argument/ central topic is Alice Walker’s “Everyday Use” is trying to reveal cultural feminism occurring in the 1960s and ’70s through the character Dee using her cultural background and knowledge. The sentence is used as a thesis statement
The counterargument is she is trying to reveal it through Maggie!!!
The primary source is alice walker everyday use
The Five sources will be attatched please be sure to use the information from the notations