Length: 1 page max
Due: Friday by 9PM on Turnitin
Setting plays a very important role in The Word for World Is Forest. It is the home of the Athsheans and a resource for the Terrans. Some of it is destroyed by conflict and terrible resource management. For this short writing assignment, write a paragraph responding to the following prompt.
In addition to The Word for World Is Forest, consider other books you have read or films you have watched that use a natural setting for effect. What is so powerful about a forest setting? Would this novel have the same impact if it were set in a city?