COM1102 Short story paper (Character Analysis)

Choose one of the stories below and write a Character Analysis of the main character. Include the following points in your analysis:
1. Summarize the plot and state the theme of the story.
2. What is the point of view of the story?
3. Note the symbolic significance of the story by selecting specific symbols as you explore their possible meanings.
4. What is the message or moral of the story?
5. Length: 300-500 words.
from Compact Bedford Introduction to Literature, Twelfth Edition
“Young Goodman Brown” by Nathaniel Hawthorne, pp. 249 ff.
“The Cask of Amontillado” by Edgar Allen Poe, pp. 481 ff.
A Rose for Emily” by William Faulkner, pp. 40 ff.
“Sweat” by Zora Neale Hurston, pp. 202 ff.
“Soldier’s Home” by Ernest Hemingway, pp.110 ff.
“A & P” by John Updike, pp. 140 ff.
“The Lottery” by Shirley Jackson, pp. 192 ff.
Nick Adams Stories by Ernest Hemingway
“Three Shots” pp. 13 ff.
“Indian Camp” pp. 16 ff.
“The Battler” pp. 47 ff.
“The Killers” pp. 58 ff.
“The End of Something” pp. 200 ff.
“The Three Day Blow” pp. 205 ff.
“Nick Sat Against the Wall” p. 143.
“A Way You’ll Never Be” pp. 154 ff.
“Big Two-Hearted River” pp. 177 ff.

COM1102 Short story paper (Character Analysis)