Essay Topic 1
How were your thoughts on beauty changed while reading this book, and why?
Essay Topic 2
What does Scarry say about beauty's effect on society? What are your feelings on this?
Essay Topic 3
What are some of the limitations of beauty according to this book, and what examples of these can you see in every day life?
Essay Topic 4
How did Scarry incorporate personification into this book, and what effect did this have on the tone of it?
Essay Topic 5
How did the selection of quotes chosen by Scarry work together to make this book effective and significant?
Essay Topic 6
What were the four examples Scarry used to claim that beauty causes no harm, and how were they used?
Essay Topic 7
Where does vulnerability fit in with beauty and the admiration of it, according to Scarry? What are your thoughts on this thesis?
Essay Topic 8
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