Essay #2: Explanation—Exposition

Begin by reading:

The writing assignment:

Niman refers to the "whitewashing of American history" in paragraph 15. What does this mean? Think of the history you know. Is it "whitewashed"? Using examples drawn from school, books, or television, explain why you think the history you learned is or is not whitewashed.

Mechanical details:

Due dates:

  1. Peer editing: Bring two paper copies of your rough draft on this date:
  2. Friday, October 2, 2020: Final copy of essay #2 is DUE!

This essay is worth 75 points.