The Song of Achilles Essay Topics & Writing Assignments

Madeline Miller
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Essay Topic 1

Write a character sketch of the author based on her style and content. What values does she hold dear? What are her hopes and fears? What kind of person do you think she is? Anchor your sketch in passages in the book.

Essay Topic 2

What is missing from this book? What should have been covered or presented that was not? What is the effect of this absence? Describe an element that ought to have been covered, and explain why it would have made the book stronger.

Essay Topic 3

Where is the climax of this book? Are there different climaxes? What questions does each climax resolve? What questions does each climax leave unanswered?

Essay Topic 4

Evaluate your own reading of The Song of Achilles—did you resist it, or were you compelled by the story? What does your reading tell you about yourself and your interests? Use...

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