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ENGL 202B: Effective Writing: Writing in the Humanities (Sorkin)

Adam Sorkin

Apocalyptic or Post-Apocalyptic Essay

Assignment: Write about two or three versions of an apocalyptic or post-apocalyptic story, book, movie, song, comic book, graphic novel, TV show, video game, nonfictional work or any other form of high art or popular culture. Interpret what you find and to develop a thesis-driven essay using clear and copious examples from the works you have chose as well as multiple sources that speak about your subject, both print and on-line sources. These may provide background, ideas, perhaps theories or analytical strategies applied to the subjects you have chosen or to other works.

Sources of Book, Arts, and Media Reviews