I’m working on a English question and need guidance to help me study.
The exam consists of the two short essays below. The first essay is worth 10 points and the second essay 40 points, for a total of 50 points.
1. Briefly discuss the three most important insights on the Caribbean that you have developed during this course. Your essay must be between 200 and 250 words in length.
2. Compare and contrast Carnival in Trinidad with: 1) Jankunu in Jamaica, and 2) Junkanoo in the Bahamas. Address the characteristics and significance of these performances. In addition to referring to the class PowerPoint modules, you must reference at least three of the assigned readings on Carnival in Trinidad and both of the assigned readings on Jankunu/Junkanoo (Bilby, “Surviving Secularization”; and Thompson, “Junkanoo Rush”). Your essay must be between 450 and 500 words in length. When citing an article, use only the author’s last name and the page number, e.g., (Bilby, 179). Do not provide full citations.