Evaluating Ishmael Reed's Critique of American Society in Mumbo Jumbo
This essay examines Ishmael Reed's critique of American society in the novel Mumbo Jumbo. In particular, the student discusses how Reed's use of narrative discontinuity allows for a critique of race relations and Black culture in the United States.
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"This is a strong essay about Reed's Mumbo Jumbo. You have a clearly defined purpose, and you support your ideas with evidence from the text. Your understanding of Reed's approach to presenting the struggles within American society through the mix of fiction and non-fiction is solid. To further improve this paper, please refine/expand your ideas. For instance, some paragraphs feel like they lack substantial analysis. Some of the transitions between paragraphs should be improved, as well. This paper would benefit from a round of proofreading to catch any typos and grammar errors before submission."
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