Compare and Contrast the Theme of Race and Ethnicity
Compare and contrast:
What It’s Like to Be a Black Girl (Smith) & Child of the Americas (Morales) on the theme of Race & Ethnicity
The paper should be organized around your thesis (argument), which is the main point of the entire essay. When developing a thesis for a comparative paper, consider how a comparison of the works provides deeper insight into the topic of your paper (i.e., think about why you have chosen to look at these particular works in relation to one another). In your analysis, consider the relationships among the following elements:
Content, Form (e.g., short story vs. poem), & Style
Topic: Race and Ethnicity
Length: 8 double-spaced pages in length (excluding title and reference page)
Sources: Utilize at least six scholarly sources to support your thesis to include the class text
APA: Your draft must be formatted to APA (6th edition) style.
Separate Title Page: Must include an original title
Separate Reference Page
Proper Citations: All sources must be properly cited, both within the text and in a separate reference page.
Elements of Academic Writing: All academic papers should include these elements.
Introduction with a thesis statement
Themes & Corresponding Works
Class text: Clugston, R. W. (2010). Journey into literature. San Diego, California: Bridgepoint Education, Inc