Write a short essay that responds to the following prompt. The rubric and requirements for this essay can the Grading Rubrics page under “Course Home.”.
Junot Diaz’s “How to Date a Browngirl, Blackgirl, Whitegirl, Halfie” uses the uncommon second person point of view. What effect does this decision have on the way the story affects the reader? What would the story have lost (or maybe gained) if the author had chosen a more traditional point of view?