English 220 – Survey of American Literature I

Grant T. Smith, Ph. D.

Suggested Outline for Prospectus


            A prospectus for your final paper may take many forms.  Any one or a combination of any is appropriate.  I suggest that you do the following:



A prospectus may also include an annotated bibliography.  You may also include

in your prospectus what questions you have and hope to answer.  The prose may be formal or personal.