Assignment 1: Milton’s Paradise Lost/Satire and Pope’s The Rape of the Lock RES
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Assignment 1: Milton’s Paradise Lost/Satire and Pope’s The Rape of the Lock RESPOND TO ONE OF THE ASSIGNMENTS BELOW.
NO LATE PAPERS ALLOWED.
Choice A: Before the Renaissance, religion (notably Christianity) played a major role in the Western literary tradition. After the Renaissance-era, writers such as John Milton explored psychological aspects of the characters in their works, even as they still used Biblical characters, such as God, Satan, Adam, and Eve. Write a one (1) page paper with a clearly developed thesis, body paragraphs, and conclusion that briefly discusses the character of Satan and how he is represented in Book I. Does he come across as a villain or a hero? As a protagonist or antagonist? OR
Choice B: Write a one (1) page paper with clearly developed thesis, body paragraphs, and conclusion that compares satire we have read (Pope’s The Rape of the Lock) with an example of modern day satire (such as The Daily Show, South Park, Saturday Night Live, etc.). Then consider the role of satire in the present day (2000–2019). Provide examples of written (or television or film or political cartoons) satire and how or if it successfully challenges modern life.
DRAW SPECIFICALLY FROM THE TEXTS. DO NOT PLAGIARIZE. Please DO NOT reference outside sources for this assignment (with the exception of the example of satire you choose to compare to a text).
USE STANDARD MLA HEADING (see MLA Style Sheet under “Class Information”), CREATE YOUR OWN TITLE FOR YOUR ASSIGNMENT, AND DOUBLE-SPACE ALL WRITING.
When you have completed the assignment, save a copy for yourself in an easily accessible place and submit a cop