This is a paper that is focusing on Alison Bechdel’s Fun Home presentation of American society in the 1960s. The paper also provides additional question to use in completing the assignment paper clearly.
Alison Bechdel’s Fun Home presentation of American society in the 1960s
Your task in this assignment is to write an essay of 2000 words on one of the following two topics:
1. Choose two poems from the reading list and compare and contrast the literary techniques they employ to generate a sense of memory, childhood, innocence or loss. Your discussion should be informed and illustrated by close readings of both poems (I have a list of poetry to choose from and you can pick 2 from my list or go with task 2 if you are familiar with the book “fun home”.
2. Discuss how the values and attitudes that characterise American society in the 1960s and 1970s are presented in Alison Bechdel’s Fun Home. Your answer should take into consideration the use of graphic and literary devices and techniques
Note 1: we apply the so-called “10% rule,” which means that in practice your essay can be anywhere in length between 1800 and 2200 words.
Note 2: for this assignment, we will only accept documents written in Word. You can download Word onto your computer by visiting this page
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Further important information about this assignment
In order to pass this assignment, your essay must be on topic throughout and it must be of the right length. It must also conform to the usual standards of structure, diction and formatting described in the Academic English Guide (to register for this guide, follow this link).
This means (among other things) you should use line spacing of 1.5 and a font size of 12 (either Calibri or Times New Roman).