Task: Discuss at least two of the following in relation to Charlotte Perkins Gilmans The Yellow Wallpaper: Author, Reader, Text.
This assignment builds on your engagement with weeks 1-4 (mentioned in the attachment) of the module. This assignment allows you to demonstrate your understanding of how to discuss author, text and/or reader by writing about a text not studied in lectures.
Your essay should do the following:
-Discuss the extracts/essays by Barthes, Iser and/or Derrida (weeks 1-4)
-Use appropriate theoretical terms accurately (weeks 1-4) such as, reader response theory and Key terms outlined by Parker, such as Implied Reader, ideal Reader, Interpretative Communities, Horizon of Expectations.
-Offer sustained close reading of the primary text (Charlotte Perkins Gilmans The Yellow Wallpaper)
-Draw on other critical secondary reading (use library resources)