Literature Essay

You have only one more reading, a Russian short story by Leo Tolstoy which should be a simple and pleasant task. How Much Land Does a Man Need? should give you thought stimulation for a lifetime. I will send you notes over the weekend, but I’d like you to draw your own conclusions and apply them to your own world.


Two-page minimum, 12-pt. font, double spaced

Choose two of the works we’ve read and discuss the connections, similarities and differences, in ideas, characters, human responses. DO NOT SUMMARIZE, ANALYZE!

Again, it is crucial that you use correct grammar, word choice, and mechanics. Take care to spell correctly the names of authors, titles, characters, etc.

Book of Job
Homer, The Odyssey
How Much Land Does a Man Need?