Writing Exercise 2

“Company of Wolves” vs “Little Red Ridding Hood”


Write a one-page (250-300 words) essay analyzing how Angela Carter’s short story “The Company of Wolves” differs from the Grimm’s Fairy Tale “Little Red Ridding Hood.”

How does Carter change the story? Consider the development of the characters, the structure of the plots, the symbolism, or any other significant differences and explain how these differences affect the story.

For this, and all your essays in this class, please use strict MLA format.

Due: September 13

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