Provide enough information on: Frost as a nature poet• Poe’s use of the color red as a symbol• Darkness in Poe’s works• Oedipus as a tragic character•

Possible Topics for Research PapersYou may use one of the topics from this list or you may use one of your own. Just be sure that it is based on the works in your textbook and that there is enough information available for your paper.• Frost as a nature poet• Poe’s use of the color red as a symbol• Darkness in Poe’s works• Oedipus as a tragic character• Character flaws in…..(almost any character)• The role of women in …..( a particular work or a time period)• Symbolism in …….(a story or play)• Irony in ……(a story or play)• Comparing two works by the same author• Comparing two works on the same subject by different authors• Character analysis• Comparison of two characters• How a work is influenced by the time period it was written in• The use of supernatural elements in ( any work)Start working on a 1,500-word research paper about a literary topic or work. This is the last essay for the term so you need to be very careful in writing it. You will use the sources listed in your Annotated Bibliography. The purpose of the paper is to support your topic, or thesis, with evidence from other sources to show that your thesis is a good one that has been researched by others. Your source for the chosen work will likely be your textbook, and you will need to include support from at least five other sources. Remember to use MLA format throughout the paper. Because this is the last essay it should be easier for you to write and easier for me to grade. Serious point deductions will be made for making the same errors that you have been making. You have two weeks to complete and submit the paper, and you can email me with any questions.