Thematic Analysis of “The Death of Ivan Ilych” by Leo Tolstoy

Write a deductive essay that works to prove one clearly stated thesis. (at least 125 lines in length) – Instructor provided basic idea of how essay should be outlined: 1. Brief summary and theme 2. Protagonist 3. Antagonists 4. Setting 5. Irony 6. Symbols 7. Gerasim 8. Ivan’s breakthrough 9. Conclusion (back to the theme) FROM THE PROMPT: You will be required to use at least five secondary sources in your paper. Your paper will conform strictly to the MLA parenthetical documentation style. You will follow standard guidelines regarding paraphrasing, summarizing, and quoting, and you will provide SCANNED COPIES of the secondary sources from which you paraphrase and quote. Also, these borrowed passages must be HIGHLIGHTED CLEARLY on the SCANNED COPIES Also, if possible, a sentence outline of the essay is required as well.