Suggested Outline for Essay #2: CLST 1003. Fall, 2001. D. B. Levine

 

 

OUTLINE:

YOUR OWN TITLE

I. Introduction: what this paper will show.

 

II. Herodotus

A. How the place is described, with references to text by section #/line #. What happens at this place in this author?

This is the place to show that you understand what you read about the location.

 

B. What this place means to the author and the work and the context and the audience. "This place is important because..." "By using this location, the author shows..." "The significance of this place seems to be..." "This location is vital to the context of the narrative because..." "From this location we learn..." "The meaning of this place in the author's work seems to be..."

This is the place for your thoughts and analysis.

 

C. What two other things you learned about this place.

Here you will want to show that you actually understand these other important events. Do not just list them. Show that you understand their significance, historical/artistic importance and context.

 

III. Thucydides

A as above

B. as above

C. as above

 

IV. Aeschylus

A

B

C

 

V. Euripides

A

B

C

 

VI Aristophanes

A

B

C

VII. Conclusions

 

VIII Bibliography. Don't forget this part. Include ALL sources you looked at, including all your texts, AND other materials, both electronic and print.

 

completed papers will be due on DECEMBER 10.

 

NO LATE PAPERS WILL BE ACCEPTED.

 

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