The Genre of Muckracking and Style Use in "The Jungle" Edit
Written by Nicholas Lal
Just a heads up I got an extention for this assignment given my workload this week so this is only an outline. The full assignment will be completed by the weekend's end.
Summary or ArticleEdit
For my article I plan to discuss the manner in which Sinclair wrote the Jungle and how it relates the the overall genre of Muckracking. I then plan to do discuss and anlyize how Muckracking as a literary style convinced hearts and minds to make social change by making readers empathise with victims and understand an "exposed nature of the world." Lastly I will analyize how the style of "Muckracking" has changed, and how it has involved to today's investegative journalisim/ opinion pieces.