When writing about this essay , you follow the same basic conventions required of any expository essay. That is,
–state a thesis in your introduction
–develop that thesis by giving supporting reasons and evidence in the body of the essay
–conclude with a summary of your main points and a restatement of the thesis
–cite and document any quotes.
There are a few conventions in writing about literature of which you should be aware.
In the introduction to your essay, mention the title of the work and the author’s full name:
In “The Tell-tale Heart,” Edgar Allan Poe presents a narrator who is rational but insane.
Work citation is required.
Be sure to include a Works Cited list. Use correct MLA format and citation techniques in your essay and your Works Cited list.