Friday, November 2, 2007

Final Paper

Here are the criteria for the Final Paper.
  • Thirty-five hundred words
  • Due in class December 3rd.
  • Works from a minimum of two course novels and one course essay.
  • Engages with the course themes: Victorian degeneracy or progressivism; the 19th Century death-of-God idea; Darwinian evolution.
  • Includes secondary or tertiary research support, or an comparably strong independent analysis.
  • Follows the MLA style guide, or literary equivalent.
  • A creative alternative is available, requiring a thorough written proposal in advance of two to three pages length including detailed failure standards.

A draught of your thesis paragraph or a one-page point-form outline of the essay is due in class on November 19th.

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