Question;Research Paper Instructions;In;Module/Week 8, you will write a 1,500-word (about 5?7-pages) essay that;addresses 1 of the plays from the Drama Unit. A minimum of 6 citations;including the primary source and at least 5 secondary scholarly sources, is;required for this assignment. Before you begin writing the essay;carefully read the guidelines for developing your paper topic that are given;below. Review the research paper Grading Rubric to see how your submission will;be graded. Gather all of your information, plan the direction of your essay;organize your ideas by developing a 1-page thesis statement and outline, draft;your research paper, and compile bibliography sources used. Format the thesis/outline;the draft, and bibliography using current MLA, APA, or Turabian style;(whichever corresponds to your degree program). You have the opportunity to submit;your thesis, outline, rough draft, and bibliography by 11:59 p.m. (ET) on;Monday of Module/Week 7 for instructor feedback.;Must include a title page, thesis;statement, and outline followed by the research essay itself;and your correctly documented sources page.;Guidelines for;Developing Your Paper Topic;Chapters;41 and 42 provide helpful pointers for writing about plays and for developing;research papers. Be sure to review both chapters thoroughly before you begin;doing any further work for this assignment.;Choose;1 of the prompts below to address in;your paper;Write an;essay explaining how Sophocles? Oedipus exemplifies or refutes Aristotle?s;definition of a tragic hero. Review Chapter 34 in your textbook for the;background and overview of Aristotle?s concept of tragedy/the tragic hero;and drama. This chapter also contains critical information on Sophocles;and the play Oedipus. You may;use any of the critical material as a secondary source, but remember to;cite it correctly.;Discuss;William Shakespeare?s Othello, the;Moor of Venice as a tragedy. As defined by Aristotle, is it correct to;label Othello a ?tragic hero? and to classify the play as an Aristotelian;tragedy? Review Chapter 35 of your textbook for the background and;overview of Shakespeare?s Othello;the Moor of Venice, and drama. This chapter also contains critical;information on Shakespeare and the play Othello, the Moor of Venice. Also, see pp. 944?947 and pp. 1,112?1,115;which address Aristotle?s concept of tragedy and the tragic hero. You may;use any of the critical material as a secondary source, but remember to;cite it correctly.;Use;evidence from Sophocles? Oedipus;from Shakespeare?s Othello, Moor of;Venice, and from secondary sources to explain why you agree or;disagree with this statement: ?The downfall of Oedipus is the work of the;gods, the downfall of Othello is self-inflicted? (Should you choose this;option, you need to read both Oedipus;and Othello in full).;Discuss the;author?s perception of death and the treatment of death in Everyman.;Finding;Scholarly Sources;For;your papers, you are only permitted to use academic sources. Resources such as;123Essays, Spark Notes, Cliff Notes, and Masterplots (or similar resources) are;not scholarly and will not be permitted in your papers. To find appropriate;sources, access the Liberty University Library through the Services/Support;link on the course menu. From there, you can use the Library Research Portal to;find peer-reviewed, scholarly journals. The Literature Resource Center is an;excellent resource for these types of papers.
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