“Life, Trial, and Death of Aurelio Pompa”

Our midterm will consist of a short essay on one of the topics we have covered in class. Think of it as a continuation of class discussion.
For the midterm, you may use the three readings we discussed this week. You will have 120 minutes to complete this writing task. There are two writing prompts for you to choose from. Select one of the prompts to write your essay. Before you begin writing your essay, read the prompt thoroughly, and plan what you will say. Your essay should be at least five paragraphs.
Midterm readings: You only pick one!
“Boy Hood Days”
“Los Chilenos”
“Life, Trial, and Death of Aurelio Pompa”