Tintin story research essay

Research Essay (1400-1500 words) due June 12 at 5 PM in hard copy, delivered to my
office. I would like you to write a complete 1500-word research essay on one or all of the Tintin
stories we read in class. You must consult at least two non-scholarly sources, and however
many other sources you wish. You must include a word count. You must also attach a copy of
this assignment. This essay will be graded on the A-F scale with comments using the following
rubric:

Possible topics:
portrayals of sound or music
use of colour
portrayal of mystery / the detective
use of settings/locations
references to other stories
humour
portrayal of animals