For Wednesday: Print out and bring your introduction draft (this homework) to class. We will continue working on your introductions. Also, make sure that you can access the “Identifying Problems” handout.
The goal of this exercise is to draft the introduction of your scholarly research essay.
Due by 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, November 21st
Estimated time: 1 hour
Draft an introduction for your scholarly research essay in which you:
- briefly present your exhibit to your readers
- describe the intellectual or interpretive problem you’ve observed
- ask the central question that you will try to answer in your essay
Your introduction should be one paragraph long, but keep in mind that you will have to flesh it out into multiple paragraphs in your Zero Draft. Post your responses below.