1. Demonstrate that you have read the whole novel; thus your examples should draw from its entirety, not a single chapter or passage.
2. Articulate why you think this novel is important to our discussion of women in science fiction and imagining sustainable futures. In other words, why do you think I assigned this text for this course? You are making an argument, so while this is not a formal essay, think in terms of thesis statements, evidence, and organization.