ENG115 Week 4 Discussion 1 Read the essay “Bipolar Iraq” by Michael Wolff on pages 145-149 in your book or visit this website: (http://nymag.com/nymetro/news/media/columns/medialife/n_9492/). After reading the essay, please answer the following discussion questions in paragraph form (no lists): To what extent do your views of the United States’ involvement in Iraq correspond to those offered by Wolff–that “it’s working” or that “it’s a quagmire”? ================================================ Week 4 Discussion 2 Please answer the following discussion question in paragraph form (no lists): You have been asked to write an essay about the increase in obesity in the United States over the last ten years. What questions might you pose? What specifically would take into consideration when writing such an essay? Explain why you would choose those questions and considerations. ================================================ Week 4 Discussion 3 Please answer the following discussion question in paragraph form (no lists): What specifically do you look for when proofreading an essay? Why is revising an essay so important? What frustrates you most about the revising process and why? =================================================== Assignment #4: Exploratory Essay (DUE WEEK 5) Think of a subject that fascinates you and that you would like to know more about–your subject might be a type of music or musician, a sport, a popular singer or actor, a local hangout, a community center, or something completely different. This assignment offers you the opportunity to research and write about a topic you are interested and/or involved in. Use this opportunity not only to learn about the subject, but also to examines your perceptions of and reactions to it. The essay should be a minimum of five paragraphs in length (3-5 pages in total). The essay should adhere to APA Style standards including the following: Double space, 1” margins, Times New Roman 12 pt. font, title page, and headers. The essay should include a reference page and in-text citations only if the student incorporates outside sources into the essay: this assignment does not require incorporation of outside sources.