Final Paper Project
Consider the play, The Importance of Being Earnest.
How does Oscar Wilde spoof Victorian ideals?
Support your ideas, with adequate information
- Historical / Reader Response Approach
Address how this text fits into its relevant time period, how it affected its readers at the time, and how it influenced readers and writers after its time. You may also want to talk about how this text is considered still relevant to readers today.
You will be expected to do outside research and to give references and citations to the texts and articles that you have read and/or quoted. You are expected to use MLA formatted citations and to have a Works Cited page. Please refer back to the course Introduction for more information.
Your project should be 5 pages long, typed in 12-point Times New Roman font, double-spaced, and in MLA format on your own paper. Make sure to take the time to correctly attribute other people’s work and ideas.