A thesis statement for a compare and contrast paper should contain an idea or a claim that unites the discussion of the two works.

The purpose of this essay is for you to demonstrate the analytical skills you have been developing throughout the semester through in-class discussions and active participation. You have two options for completing the assignment, but both options involve comparing and contrasting two different works. The purpose of a compare and contrast essay is to make… Continue reading A thesis statement for a compare and contrast paper should contain an idea or a claim that unites the discussion of the two works.

Papers should be in a standard 12-point font (e.g. Times New Roman or Cambria),

Papers should be in a standard 12-point font (e.g. Times New Roman or Cambria), with 1” x 1.25” margins, and double–spaced. Pages must be numbered and labeled according to MLA conventions. The header (top left-hand side of the first page) should include your name, the date, the course, and the name of your instructor. I… Continue reading Papers should be in a standard 12-point font (e.g. Times New Roman or Cambria),