ENG 265 Week 2 Short Story Plot and Setting Critique
Select one of the short stories from this week’s reading (other than the one you have selected for your Short Story Analysis Worksheet).
Write a 700- to 1,400-word critique on your selected short story. Address the following points:
- Describe the plot and structure.
- Identify which traditional conflict type is used in the story, and explain how the story’s conflict fits this type.
- Describe the story’s setting, and explain how the setting is related to the other elements in the story. In particular, explain the relationship between the setting, the plot, and the principal conflict of the story.
Support your paper with at least two sources outside of the story.
Format your paper according to MLA or APA standards, as directed by your instructor.
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