Essay Topic 1
Describe Mero, the protagonist of The Half-Skinned Steer, and his journey across America. Why is he traveling? Where is he going?
Essay Topic 2
Describe the symbolism and themes of the story The Half-Skinned Steer. What is significant about the caves and the story told by Mero's father's girlfriend?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the character Diamond Felts in The Mud Below and his relationship with his mother. What has complicated this relationship? What has been the result?
Essay Topic 4
Describe the narrative style of Job History. What is the narrative point of view? How does this reflect on the tone of the story?
Essay Topic 5
What is the theme of Job History? Discuss the final lines as they apply to this theme. Is it a happy ending? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 6
Describe the character of Leeland Lee in Job History. What are his objectives in life...
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