civil disobedience – thoreau
For this assignment, you are to select a work of literature from the text that was not
assigned during the semester and either: a) agree with the argument presented, using
examples and evidence to support the argument; or b) disagree with the argument
presented, using examples and evidence to refute the argument.
Your essay should have a clear introduction, body, and conclusion. In the introduction,
use the work of literature to introduce the argument you will address in your essay. The
evidence you use can be personal experience, anecdotal evidence, and/or outside sources.
Though you are not required to use outside sources for this assignment, you must
correctly cite them if you do. You should quote from the work of literature within your