Everything is explained in the PDF. Choose one of the two available works (No-No Boy by John Okada, or Life in the Iron-Mills by Rebecca Harding Davis), and choose one of the two available prompts to write about.
12pt font, double spaced, and 1200-1500 words (4-5 pages).
This essay should focus on explicating the language and form of the text, rather than making claims about theme, character, etc. Literary strategies are the focus.
The due date would be Friday, March 25th, 2016. Let me know if you have any questions.