Workshop # 3: Modest Proposal

3 Nov

from ChristianAlsis.blogspot.com -- This is what happens when you don't pay attention to what you read.

 

For today, you read Jonathan Swift’s “A Modest Proposal” followed by a current day “Modest Proposal.” Now, it’s your turn to try your hand at satire. Thinking about the strategies Swift uses, create your own “modest proposal” for a resolution to your issue.

Post these to your blogs.

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Swift’s “A Modest Proposal”: http://www.gutenberg.org/files/1080/1080-h/1080-h.htm

Daniel L.’s “A Modest Proposal”: http://www.teenink.com/opinion/current_events_politics/article/177025/A-Modest-Proposal-For-Preventing-Mexican-Illegal-Immigrants-Entering-the-US-through-the-Southern-/

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