Naked Essay Topics & Writing Assignments

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 134 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy the Naked Lesson Plans

Essay Topic 1

Define and discuss the following terms as they apply to Naked: Autobiography, Memoir, and Essay.

Essay Topic 2

Describe and discuss where the principle setting is of the earlier essays in Naked. How does the author feel about where he grew up?

Essay Topic 3

Discuss the essay "Chipped Beef" in terms of theme, setting, stylistic elements, and fantasy.

Essay Topic 4

Discuss Sedaris' use of satire. How does satire apply to a memoir piece? How does the author's structure reflect this style?

Essay Topic 5

Discuss the overriding theme of "family." What essays imbue this theme? How?

Essay Topic 6

Describe Sedaris' use of symbolism, motif, and imagery. Define these terms and give examples of each from the text.

Essay Topic 7

What are the events which take place in "Get Your Ya-ya's Out"? What themes does this piece reflect? How does the author describe the settings in this essay?

Essay Topic 8

(read more Essay Topics)

This section contains 503 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy the Naked Lesson Plans
Copyrights
BookRags
Naked from BookRags. (c)2014 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.