Ms. Gokturk

Foundations

 

“Chorus Girl’s Absolutely Final Performance” and “Ming’s Biggest Prey” Assignment

 

Please create a visually interesting and smart educational poster about the two stories.  Your poster must include the following analyses but you are not required to stick to this order or style. Be creative and teach!

 

“Chorus Girl’s Absolutely Final Performance”

“Ming’s Biggest Prey”

Consider Highsmith’s purpose in writing this story.  What do you think her purpose is?  What do the stories reveal and/or force you contemplate?

Consider Highsmith’s purpose in writing this story.  What do you think her purpose is?  What do the stories reveal and/or force you contemplate?

Write out a passage that illustrates the purpose.  Explain how the passage relays the idea to the reader.

Write out a passage that illustrates the purpose.  Explain how the passage relays the idea to the reader.

Somewhere, include an illustration that illustrates the concept/s you are highlighting.

Somewhere, include an illustration that illustrates the concept/s you are highlighting.

What technique/literary device does Highsmith use to convey this idea or these ideas?  Please explain. Consider point of view, irony, symbolism, imagery, etc.

What technique/literary device does Highsmith use to convey this idea or these ideas?  Please explain. Consider point of view, irony, symbolism, imagery, etc.

Describe the setting of the story and how it helps develop the message.

Describe the setting of the story and how it helps develop the message.

Select a major character and describe this character. Find text based evidence to support your description and explain the evidence.

Select a major character and describe this character. Find text based evidence to support your description and explain the evidence.

Analyze a minor character in the story and explain how this character develops the author’s message.  Show the characterization and purpose.

Analyze a minor character in the story and explain how this character develops the author’s message. Show the characterization and purpose.

 

 

Please include your names on the poster.