Write a well-developed essay (1,000-1,250 words) that responds to one of the following two options:
- Using reader-response strategies, review Joseph Andrews. Using the findings, pick four events from the novel and tie them in to historical events of the time. Explain your reasons for using specific details from the text to support your arguments.
- Discuss the use and misuse of power in Fielding’s novel, including a discussion of how Fielding uses parody to highlight power and misuse of power. Use specific details to support your arguments.
Prepare this assignment according to the MLA guidelines found in the MLA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center.
This assignment uses a grading rubric. Instructors will be using the rubric to grade the assignment; therefore, students should review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the assignment criteria and expectations for successful completion of the assignment.