“Rip Van Winkle” and the Emergence of an American Mythology

“Rip Van Winkle” and the Emergence of an American Mythology 
This document provides an overview of the tasks and time line for completing this assignment. 
Assignment Instructions: American Mythology
As you have learned, the stories that make up a nation’s mythology share several characteristics: 
They are set in the past, often in remote or exciting places and times. 
They are filled with remarkable, strange, or exaggerated characters. 
They feature incredible, heroic, impressive, magical, or mysterious events and their consequences. 
They convey a positive message about a nation or its people. 
After reading Washington Irving’s “Rip Van Winkle,” consider it as a story that helped create an American mythology. Then answer the following question in the form of a short essay. Your essay should consist of at least five paragraphs: an introductory paragraph, three body paragraphs, and a concluding paragraph.

"Get 15% discount on your first 3 orders with us"
Use the following coupon

Order Now