Select your Literary Research Paper topic from the following options:
Option 1: Comparative Fiction
Compare Robinson Crusoe and one of the following works of fiction:
- Treasure Island (1883), by Robert Louis Stevenson
- Lord of the Flies (1954), by William Golding
- Robinson (1958), by Muriel Spark (this is my choice) use this one….
- Foe (1986), by J.M. Cortzee
Option 2: Critical Approach
Define new historicism as a critical approach and apply it to an analysis of A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man.
Option 3: Character Comparison
Compose a character study of Emma Woodhouse in which you compare her to the character of Marianne Dashwood in Sense and Sensibility (1811) or to Elizabeth Darcy (nee Bennet) in Pride and Prejudice (1813).
The topic should be discussed in a brief description (150-200 words) to convey exactly what option has been chosen, and what approaches and additional materials will be used.
Prepare this assignment according to the MLA guidelines found in the MLA Style Guide