Despite having sold more than 40 million copies, To Kill a Mockingbird is still one of the most banned books in the American school curriculum. This is based on its adult theme and charged language. Now that you have viewed this version (which is almost identical to the novel), what do you think about his ban? Please respond to the following prompt, using the film study, and two other academic/reliable sources. In your essay, use cited text examples from both research sources as well as the film. Should Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird be banned in middle and high schools? Why or why not?
Deaf Literature Writing Assignment:
Research paper with a minimum of 750 words (approx. three
pages) in APA format. Maximum 1000 words (not including cover/reference pages) Please use a minimum of 4 reference sources.
NO ABSTRACT REQUIRED. Topic: we learned about the Face-to-Face Tradition. In this tradition, we find three important elements: The Teller, the Tale, and the Audience. Choose one Teller from the various Deaf storytellers that you have been introduced to through this class and write about the following: (Teller must be Deaf) The teller I chose is George W. Veditz. 1. Who is the Teller, what is the person’s background, how did they become a “smooth
signer”, did they utilize formal or informal training, how did they get started?
2. What Tale or Tales does this specific Teller usually share? What venue is used to share this Tale? What genre does this tale fit into? What themes are often
incorporated into the Tales that are shared? Through the Tales that you have chosen what are (or might be) the Teller’s goals? 3. What did the Teller’s audience usually comprise of? Deaf only? Hearing only? Both
groups? What type of information did you find about the audiences that the Teller usually attended? Did the teller get feedback from the audience? How did this feedback affect the Teller’s adjustments to the audience? 4. In summary, how did this teller combat a myth(s) that we learned about in the Primer
(introduction to Deaf Culture)
Primer introduction to deaf culture myths powerpoint attached in files.
Write two poems one about God and another about an insecure person and the two poems has to have humor.
Also write the poem in with the font times new Romans and put a title on both poems. Write about God from the Bible and add scriptures in the poem.
Write a letter to your graduating self. What do you want to tell your future self about the writing process?
What would you say about academic research writing and what did you learn about writing an argumentative research paper from taking this course and constructing the final project?
I will post the instructions in the file. The news topic will need to be over an article in pop culture on an event that happened on Saturday 1 October. It doesn`t matter who. I will post in the file how the chart will need to be done. Under the chart answer the three questions. In the file, there is an example chart along with the verbs that need to be used. The second file will have the assignment.
Submit a body paragraph for your final project that includes a quote, a paraphrase, or both. Make sure you include in-text citations and a Works Cited or References page. Do not include the introduction as a body paragraph and be sure to include your thesis so your classmates understand the objective of the paragraph.
Please use the attached document as a reference for the material/subject/topic.
In this assignment, respond to the following questions.
Based on the topic you chose, share your early thesis. In a 1- to 2-page paper, explain the ways your thesis organization, topic, and structure meet the assignment objectives.
Note: Your thesis may grow and change as your work in the course progresses, so we will revisit this topic again in the course.
(Topic paper attached for reference)
After watching “Seven Keys to Good Storytelling | Josh Campbell | TEDxMemphis – YouTube,” imagine you were going to write your rhetorical analysis paper on this speech. publish both a thesis statement—and outline the main topics of each body paragraph you would write. In other words, determine what the topics of each of your body paragraphs would be—and list what kinds of things you might discuss in each of those body paragraphs. Video below
Then, write a 3/4 page paper on it.
This assignment has two parts.
Part 1 – Outline
Part 2 – Narrative
The attachments provide the instructions and the subject for the final document (to use as a reference for this outline).
Write a 1- to 2-page paper discussing your topic selection process.
If you haven`t changed your topic, why not? Why do you still feel strongly that your topic will work for the assignment?
(Topic paper attached for reference)
Add an in-text citation and formatted Works Cited or References page in APA or MLA format for one of the sources you found when researching the library databases. Why did you choose that source and how will it support your final project`s objective?