Introduction to Scandinavian Literature Paper #1: Hrafnkel’s Saga
Introduction to Scandinavian Literature
Paper #1: Hrafnkel’s Saga
Write a concise, articulate, nuanced, persuasive, well-supported 3-5 page (typed, double-spaced) essay with a manageable thesis on the following topic. Be sure to support your argument with sufficient evidence from the text; you may also incorporate details from the trial if necessary. The deadline for papers will be on Wednesday, January 22nd at the beginning of lecture. Late papers will not be accepted.
Is Hrafnkel guilty as charged of the crime of murder? Why or why not exactly? You are encouraged to use the entire text of Hrafnkel’s Saga as your set of facts in bolstering yourargument. Be persuasive!