Essay Topic 1
Compare youthful characters with older characters and examine their motivations and conflicts, discussing how Colette describes each.
Essay Topic 2
Examine Colette's discussion of immorality, prejudices, and principles in "Early Stories."
Essay Topic 3
Define the term foreshadowing and discuss how Colette uses foreshadowing in her writing.
Essay Topic 4
Choose one character and examine the transformation that the character undergoes.
Essay Topic 5
Choose one of the themes depicted by Colette and follow it through one of the stories.
Essay Topic 6
Analyze Colette's focus on mundane or trivial events and what these minor events or items symbolize.
Essay Topic 7
Examine why French author Sidonie Gabrielle Colette focused on female independence.
Essay Topic 8
Discuss how Colette's personal background influenced Colette's writing and the subjects of her stories.
Essay Topic 9
Examine gender roles in the early 20th century and compare it with the roles of men and women today.
Essay Topic 10
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