Write a five-page paper in response to one of the following prompts.
- Abelard and Heloise: write an essay in which you analyze some aspect of the relationship between Abelard and Heloise. You may concentrate on the perspective either Abelard or Heloise, or you can contrast their two points of view.
- Write an essay exploring either the misogyny or the misogamy expressed by Heloise in her letters
- Dante, Vita Nuova. Write an essay in which you analyze the language Dante uses to describe Beatrice.
The Letters of Abelard and Heloise
Dante, Vita Nuova