Paper 1

In 4 to 6 pages, compare "Homeless" by Anna Quindlen (BR 214) with "On Compassion" by Barbara L. Ascher. Examine how each author explores the issue of homelessness and the solution for it. Note how each author treats the problem differently. Your comparison should take into account both similarities and differences payng close attention to where each author chooses to place emphasis.

Be mindful of the following criteria:

  • Do you have a clear thesis statement?
  • Are you using a point-by-point comparison structure?
  • Is your essay ordered logically?
  • Have you given examples of both similarities and differences?
  • Do not forget