Read “Sonny’s Blues” by James Baldwin Write an essay of a minimum of 500 to a maximum of 700 words.
To what extent is the protagonist of the story you’ve chosen responsible for the conflict or predicament he or she faces?
How does the antagonist in the story you’ve chosen contribute to the story’s overall meaning?
To what extent is the protagonist conditioned by his or her physical and social environments?
Which is more important in the story you choose: the physical environment or the social environment?