English 346-06 Midterm Exam Study Guide

The midterm takes place in class on Monday October 25, the same day that assignment #2 is due. It will offer you the choice of one out of two or three questions relating the readings and class presentations. The answer should be a coherently organized essay of about 500 words. For those who write "GWR" at the top of their bluebooks, this essay will also will provide credit for the Graduation Writing Requirement, if it meets competency standards in composition.

Sample topics:

Power, love and sexuality.

Relationships between mothers and sons.

The effect of ethnic heritage on the protagonists' present choices.