English 101 Application of Damroschs Definition of Literature on Dai Sijies and Bashos Texts


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Essay Question:

David Damrosch defines world literature as writing that gains in translation. How

would this approach apply to Dai Sijies Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress and

Bashos A Narrow Journey to the Deep North?

Essay should have a clear and well define thesis statement. It should build on an

argument and male a point. It should have a clear cohesive structure. Move from one

point to another smoothly. Strictly avoid shifting from past tense to present tense.

Outline of the paper:

1 Paragraph: Introduction (well defined thesis)

2 Paragraphs: Concise account of the critical approach

(Talk about Damroschs approach towards world literature as writing that

gains in translation using evidence from Damroschs text)

2-3 Paragraphs: Analysis of the first literary example in terms of the critical

approach

(Analysis of Dai Sijies Short Story in terms of Damroschs approach to world

literature, use evidence from Dai Sijies text)

2-3 Paragraphs: Analysis of the second literary example in terms of the critical

approach

(Analysis of Bashos Short Story in terms of Damroschs approach to world

literature, use evidence from Bashos text)

1-2 Paragraphs: A comparative and synthetic conclusion that you arrive at

when you look holistically at the 2 texts you analyzed in terms of the critical

approach; you may also address the limitations of the critical approach.

Total of 8 double spaced pages

MLA guidelines for formatting, documentation, citation, punctuation, mechanics, and

usage

No need for outside research, just use the 3 texts.

The essay will be graded as follows:

Clarity of Argument: - / 3

Clarity of Writing: - / 3

Quality of Understanding: - / 3

Grasp of the issue: - / 3

Clear Format: - / 3

Total: - / 15

Readings (attached):

David Damrosch what is world literature? Critical Essay

Dai Sijie Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress Short story

Basho A Narrow Journey to the Deep North Short Story

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