• NOTE: Essay 2 is due tonight, 11/11 by 11:59 pm! Remember, whether you choose Option 1 or 2, you should focus on the American Gothic short stories we have read. This includes:
    • “The Cask of Amontillado”
    • “Young Goodman Brown”
    • “The System of Dr. Tarr and Prof. Fether”
    • “The Yellow Wallpaper”
    • “A Rose for Emily”
  • If you are doing Option 1, then you will analyze one of these stories using one of the critical methodologies covered in the lecture. If you are doing Option 2, then the story that you are using as a model should be one of these stories.