Answer one of the following questions below. Your essay must be a minimum of five (5) paragraphs and contain a clear thesis supported by relevant quotes and MLA citations from the story you are analyzing. It must also be posted in Moodle as a Word document.
1. Henrik Ibsen A Doll House: What is the importance of the play’s title? Why is it significant?
2. William Shakespeare Hamlet: What propels Hamlet? His proud wish to avenge his father’s death and assert his rights? A tragic flaw in his otherwise noble character? Or something else altogether? Discuss the circumstances and motivations that lead to Hamlet’s death and the fall of Denmark.
3. Sophocles Antigone: How does Antigone demonstrate pre-feminist ethics?
4. August Wilson Fences: Explain the play’s principal metaphor of the fence.