The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg
In an essay of 4-5 typed pages (size 12 font, double spaced), answer the following two-part question. Make sure your essay includes a solid introduction, body paragraphs (each paragraph containing a clear topic sentence followed by support in the form of examples or explanation, etc), and a conclusion.
A. What human flaws does Twain expose in “The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg”?
Provide evidence from the story by referring to specific characters and their
words/action to support your answer.
B. If Twain were alive today, what flaws would he expose about our current society?
Explain in detail by providing at least one or two specific examples from reliable
sources. See newspapers for current news—New York Times, Wall Street Journal,
Christian Science Monitor, etc.