Interpretive Essay

Read the article ” Good country people,” then write an interpretive essay. Please try you best use simple vocabulary and sentence because I am an international student. This essay should look like sample essay.

This assignment is very similar to the essay you wrote in Unit One. The main difference is that rather than having a theme provided for you, you must identify the theme and determine what the story says about that theme. Use inductive reasoning and support your claim with evidence. You might also use literary terms to more effectively communicate your interpretation of the text.

The strategies you used for Essay One will be useful here, and the goals for this essay are the same as for Essay One. This essay should include an introduction; an arguable, focused thesis statement, PIE paragraphs, persuasive evidence and close reading, a refutation, and a conclusion. You do not need to use MLA citation in this essay.