Writing argumentative literary essay in response to "Mrs. Manstey's View"

This sequence of process-based writing lessons leans heavily on insights from a close reading of the short story, "Mrs. Manstey's View" by Edith Wharton. Across these lessons, students plan, draft, revise, and edit an argumentative literary essay taking a position on whether or not Mrs. Manstey is a victim of her social and physical environment.