Nathanial Hawthorne, The Birth-Mark

Discipline: Literature

Type of Paper: Creative writing

Academic Level: Undergrad. (yrs 3-4)

Paper Format: APA

Pages: 1 Words: 294

Question

QUESTION

Close reading of Nathanial Hawthorne’s “The Birth-Mark then answer prompt

Who is the protagonist and why? How does Hawthorne manipulate the audience to feel about Alymer as the text progresses (use evidence from the text)? How about Georgiana? Does the ending resolve your feelings about the characters or not? Explain. What is the purpose of Aminadab in the story (not plot-wise but theme- or conflict-wise)?