present a character analysis of a major character in Fences by August Wilson

Your task for this essay is to present a character analysis of a major character in Fences by

August Wilson. You will be using both the primary source and at least one secondary source:

Begin by focusing on the primary source­–the story that you choose. Follow these steps:

1. Read the story carefully. Mark sections where some information about the character is

revealed. Choose a character and explain three things we know about his/her personality.

Describe each of these three in a full-length paragraph, citing examples from the text.

Your paper will consist of five paragraphs: an introduction, three body paragraphs ( each

of which explains one personality trait), and a conclusion.

2. Review your annotated text and see if the details add up to some specific traits.

3. Remember to present traits as adjectives; these words should describe qualities reflected

through one of the means listed above.

4. Use the specific details to illustrate the

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