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Northwest: Assessment Spring Day 2

Spring Day 2 Assessment

Name __________________________________

Choose one of the options below and write a summary on the back of this sheet. Include one source from a Galileo database and write that source in MLA format. Recommended databases are: Proquest One Literature, Literature Criticism Online, and Literary Reference Center Plus.

Option 1: Show how a writer’s background or philosophy of life influenced his or her writings.

Example: “Geoffrey Chaucer’s Scholarship of Language as Revealed in His Works”

Option 2: Show how a literary piece reflects on the era in which it was written or written about.

Example: “World War II as Shown in Albert Camus’s The Stranger”

Option 3: Examine a theme specific to a particular literary work.

Example: “The Theme of Injustice in the Hebrew Book of Job”