Literary Analysis – “Shame”
“Shame” is an example of what we might call “creative nonfiction” (as is Orwell’s “A Hanging”) – it reflects actual events, in this case of the writer’s life, but there is creative license taken in the depiction, forming literature out of memories. Gregory bases his narrative around one simple idea – shame – but shows this concept or feeling to be much more complex than we might think. We see two distinct types of shame in his story – one when he is living in poverty, the other when he has found a way out of it.
Discuss Gregory’s concept of shame. What are the two types of shame he feels in the essay? How would you categorize them? What are the differences between these types of shame? Finally, should Gregory (or anyone) feel shame as depicted in the essay?
The criteria for this essay are as follows:
500-750 words (2-3 pages on Microsoft Word)
Proper MLA formatting, including double spacing
An introduction that develops a clearly stated thesis answering the question
Support from Gregory’s essay and at least one source from the databases
Proper MLA documentation, using in-text citations and a works cited page (don’t forget to include Gregory’s essay)
Use present tense when discussing literature
Use Gregory’s full name at first and his last name subsequently
Put the titles of essays and articles in quotation marks
There are no specific guidelines on how many paragraphs you use, or what your tone or voice should be like (beyond being appropriate for an academic paper) – these are all creative choices you will make as a writer
Please attach an MLA formatted Word document
Grading will be administered using the same simple rubric as last week, which I have provided
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