ENG 265 Week 4 Narrative Viewpoints Critique
Write a 700- to 1,050-word critique of Edgar Allan Poe’s short story, “The Fall of the House of Usher.” Address the following in your critique:
Explain why you think Poe chose to use the narrative viewpoint he did to tell the short story.
Describe how the narrative viewpoint influences the story’s mood and tone.
Explain how the story would be different–especially with regard to the mood and tone–if a different point of view were used to tell the story.
Briefly describe how other story elements (plot, conflict, setting, characterization, theme, and so on) work with the viewpoint to set mood and tone.
Support your paper with at least two sources outside of the story.
Format your paper according to MLA or APA standards as directed by your instructor.
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