From Ways of Reading: An Anthology for Readers:
"Write an essay in which you present an account of how Griffin does her work...As you reread, look to those sections where Griffin seems to be speaking to her readers about her work - about how she reads and how she writes, about how she gathers her materials and how she studies them. What is she doing? What is at stake in adopting such methods?
"At several points in her essay "Our Secret," Susan Griffin argues that we - all of us - are part of a complex web of connections...Look for connections that seem important to the text (and to you) and to be representative of Griffin's thinking (and useful to yours). Write an essay in which you use these examples to think through the ways Griffin answers the questions she raises: Who are we?"
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