Persuasive Essays and Articles
Bruna Martinuzzi "Why English Majors Are the Hot New Hires"
Jonathan Swift "A Modest Proposal"
Eric Schlosser "Why McDonald's Fries Taste So Good"
Video Games and Art
Losing and Failure
You Got Your What Where?
Why We Crave Horror Movies
Following are some important topics for which there are no equally important essay or article to match. Find your own articles on these topics as assigned. Read articles from this year and last year only. Vocabulary will not be accepted for these. Please talk in class or write a journal. The journal for these topics should include a brief summary as well as your thoughts.
(student loans, internet courses, college education as it relates to any type of job market)
(Used for food delivery, package delivery, war, and movies, or a general how-are-they-going-to-do-this article.)
Rock and Roll is Dead
High School students and teachers in movies
On the future of having children