Example Of A Research Paper: The Yellow Wallpaper

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Research Paper Sample Thesis and Body paragraph Thesis: Despite their apparent domination by their spouses and ultimately by patriarchal social forces, both the protagonist in “The Yellow Wallpaper” and Mrs. Wright in solidarity with Mrs. Hale and Mrs. Peters in Trifles revolt against their imprisonment and isolation. The nameless narrator in “The Yellow Wallpaper” recognizes her plight and uses writing as a wedge against her entrapment in the nursery in their summer home. Her description of the room parallels her predicament in her marriage. She describes how the wallpaper has been peeled away by the children who occupied the room before her: “the wallpaper . . . is torn off in spots and it sticketh closer than a brother—they must have
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