Flannery O'Connor Group
“I am not responsible for the world's misery" (315).
"The Displaced Person" (1955)
to Path 2 prompts should deliver a structured, narrow argument
in only 400-500 words, one you publish on Blackboard by
11:59 p.m. on Friday. Arguments should
evince creativity and organization, support their claims with detailed
evidence ( incl. page citations), and show signs of careful revision. Remember too that whether I happen to agree or not with your thesis matters little, as long as it is sufficiently supported and logically, persuasively rendered.
Some of the strongest essays will incorporate ideas from path 2 essays written by your peers and/or pertinent path 1 discussions and topics, though neither is required.
Week ______: "The Displaced Person" (1955)
"Peacock and Peacock Butterfly" (1917)
Dr. Paul Marchbanks