Essay Topic 1
Explore the commentary this novel provides on gender development. How do Angus and Frank illuminate this process? Give examples from "The Wasp Factory" to support your statements.
Essay Topic 2
Analyze Frank as a narrator. Is he reliable? How do his tone and word choice impact the novel?
Essay Topic 3
What role do superstitions and rituals play in this novel? Give examples of different superstitions and their meanings.
Essay Topic 4
Compare and contrast at least two settings in "The Wasp Factory." Explain the significance of setting to the novel.
Essay Topic 5
What role do dogs play in this novel? What do they represent? How do they drive the plot and the characters?
Essay Topic 6
Examine Frank's places, including his third floor room and bunker. What is the purpose of these places? How do these places impact Frank?
Essay Topic 7
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