A) Short Essay
– Single spaced,
– 2 FULL pages
– 12pt, Time New Roman
– Beware the Structure Guidelines
– Check the rubric for get full point!! 🙂
Choose one of the three following options:
1. Argue for or against Kanye West’s “Good Life” (from the lyrics in the song) is the good life.
2. Argue for or against whether the Insta-life leads to the good life. Does social media ultimately make life better or worse or to what degree (in what capacity) can it lead to a good life.
3. Choose your own example from a movie or a book of a representation of what one might think is the good life. Argue whether or not this life is a good representation of the good life.
For whichever you choose
- In your analysis, you should include elements that are most important in your view for allowing one to live the “good life.”
- Give reasons for why Kanye’s life, the Insta-life, or the artistic representation is or is not the good life.
- Include a point someone might make in opposition to your reasoning and explain how or why your reasoning overcomes this objection to further support your conclusion.
-Indicate what concept you will be writing about
-Allude to your position
3-5. Body Paragraphs
2. – The Good Life
3. – Your reasons
4. – Include examples or quotes to support your reasons
-Why do you state this position/ Develop position, what does this mean for your life moving forward or for society?