Literacy Analysis

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WRITING PROMPT:

ASSIGNED SHORT STORY: BOY/GAMIN BY BRANDON TAYLOR
Book name is : Everyday People, The color of life– A short story anthology Editor Jennifer Baker
READ SHORT STORY AND ANSWER THE FOLLOWING PROMPT.
What is the theme of this story? How did you come to that conclusion? What elements of literature { STYLE, TONE, 
SYMBOL ETC.}work together to  communicate the theme? Use textual evidence to support your ideas. 

INFORMATION: You should  explore the textual evidence that supports your claim.This means that you want to point to specific passages in the story through summary or direct quotation. As you respond, use summary, paraphrase or quotations from the text to explain your ideas. You may also do outside research to support your ideas. It’s important that when you use evidence from the text or from outside sources that appropriate integrate this material and cite it according to MLA format. Make sure to include page number citations in the text and works cited citations at the end. In terms of length, your post should be between 500-750 words. The goal of these literature discussions is to interact with the text in terms of the literary elements we are learning about, so please do not just summarize the reading.