Capstone Essay (15%) Engl. 1102 (Winter 2019)
Due date & phrase prohibit: The Capstone Essay (15%) is due alongside together with your Writing Portfolio (15%) on Apr. third. This essay asks you to copy on the themes of the course in an essay of 900-1,000 phrases (excluding Works Cited).
Essay speedy: Drawing by your self experiences and the readings throughout the course, discuss components (e.g., textbooks, novels, public monuments, heritage buildings, and so forth.) which have contributed to your sense of Canada’s collective memory and your identification as a Canadian (or as a pupil studying in Canada).
While you’ve acquired twin or totally different citizenship, you may also discuss this aspect of memory and identification.
Your essay ought to:
significantly engage with Kogawa’s Obasan (i.e., you must, at minimal, discuss a central theme of the novel, and quote from and analyze one important passage from the novel)
reference and cite a minimum of TWO totally different texts studied throughout the course (excluding Tangles).
be well-organized, with an introduction (along with a thesis assertion) and unified, developed physique paragraphs, and a conclusion
particular elements clearly, concisely, and grammatically, avoiding clichés and slang
comprise MLA-Mannequin in-text citations and a Works Cited itemizing.
Writing Portfolio reminder: On April three, the due date for prepare #7, all seven exercises ought to be (re)submitted, and you must level out the one you take into consideration your higher of numbers 2-7 for grading. All exercises ought to be submitted to do properly on this process. Late submissions will not be going to be accepted.
• If you wish to take motion, you may revise your biggest prepare sooner than submitting your process, nonetheless please embody the distinctive stamped draft as properly. Likelihood is you will solely revise an prepare for which you have gotten a stamped draft.
• In case you do not full all exercises, you may full them now to include in your portfolio.
• Clearly level out your “biggest” prepare by writing on the doc itself and inserting the doc on the excessive of your portfolio.
• Likelihood is you will not choose prepare #1 as your biggest.
• In case you do not choose an prepare as your biggest, I will contemplate the first one throughout the portfolio provided it is not prepare #1.
• Prepare #1 should be re-submitted alongside together with your portfolio; nonetheless, you most likely have misplaced it, you will not lose marks for not re-submitting it.
• Staple or securely clip your portfolio – no folders please