Word Count: 600-700 words
– You must have a clear thesis statement ie., an is/because statement (see provided example).
1. discuss how dehumanizing actions or characters leads to an emotional response for the reader. For example, we never felt connected to the crowd or the white woman who and were perfectly fine with her dying. Why? What textual evidence can you provide that leads the reader in that direction?
2. This story revolves around dehumanization to justify actions. Develop a thesis statement and provide your reasoning as to why this happens, how it affects you or the reader, and what message is attempting to be conveyed through the textual evidence.