Topics for Paper I, REL 353 Dark Self

Length: 1-2 pages

Due: Wednesday, January 10, in class.

Topic: Describe one event, idea, or person that has influenced your understanding of the dark side of human existence. This event, idea, or person doesn't have to be the most or only influence on your views, just one influence. Examples include an idea that you read in a book, a current event reported in the news, a personal experience, a teacher, a relative, and so on.

Read the following essays on writing before you write this essay: