A. Research project is due on 9 May 2021.
B. The research paper should not be less than seven (7) pages long excluding the works cited
C. The topic for your research must focus on the class text by Zora Neale Hurston Their Eyes
Were Watching God. It must be any one of the following:
1. You should discuss one particular theme as it unfolds in the entire novel,
2. Examine how Zora Neale Hurston employs one particular style throughout the novel, for
example imagery, use of language, oral tradition, etc.
3. If you have a topic you are passionately interested in, which has to be about Their Eyes, let
me know. I have to discuss with you on how to do it, and I approve it before you start
researching on it.
D. The works Cited page should have at least 10 academic sources or entries (these sources are
basically the books, journals, magazines or any articles you will use in writing your research
E. Other considerations:
-Your essay must conform to the MLA format.
-There should be an interesting introduction with a clear thesis statement.
-Develop body paragraphs with clear topic sentences.
-In each paragraph you should have clear illustrations i.e. give examples from text and support
your ideas using other academic sources.