Writing the Labels Essay:
In this unit, we will focus on the structure and form of the expository essay by looking at the personal labels we use to define ourselves and the labels others use to define us.
Nervous Conditions by Tstsi Dangarembga is set in Colonial Rhodesia, Africa. It is the coming of age story of Tambu, a young tribal girl who seeks to rise above the poverty and oppression of being a black African and a woman in her society.
Expository Composition: Multicultural
Students improve their skills in developing effective and critical essays focused on the intersection of literature and culture while applying traditional composition strategies of analysis, comparison/contrast, definition and illustration. The literature reflects the values and lifestyle of a variety of cultural groups both within and outside of the U.S. Students recognize and articulate the bond and differences within and amongst different groups.
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