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MLA Style Guide
PURPOSE: To analyze the effect of the literary techniques used in the short story
ASSIGNMENT: Select one short story and analyze the way the literary techniques affect the story. In an essay of 3-5 pages, examine the author’s use of literary techniques through careful study of the story.
Your essay should reflect what you’ve learned about the use of literary terms as they apply to the short story. You will use integrated direct quotations from the story to support your analysis.
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LMC Hours: M-Th 7:15-4:00, F 7:15-3:30