Literary Response: Wife of Bath’s Tale

Literary Response: Wife of Bath’s Tale

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Narrate your experiences and relate them to key themes in the literary work. It is your personal experience that will form the basis of your papers, not a detailed literary explication. See sample student papers for additional clarification. Your paper should include a brief summary of the literary work and several direct quotes from it, but only to the extent that such quotes are connected to the life experience you are describing. Your paper should give ample evidence that you read and understand the literary work and have found a way to make it relevant to your life. Imagine your readers to be classmates who have not read and understood the literary work. From your discussion they should be able to get a good idea of what the work is about- the general storyline, main characters and theme perhaps some information about the author. You need to have a minimum of four direct quotations, both short and long (over four lines or 40 words) from the literary work. If citations from other sources other than the literary work is please give credit but stay focus on the literary work. (Google search: english.fsu.edu/cantenbury/wife.html