Minimum 350 words: Compare the depiction of poverty and lower-class people in the two short stories you read for this week (Baudelaireâ€™s â€œThe Eyes of the Poorâ€ and Canthâ€™s â€œThe Nursemaidâ€). Write an analysis where you consider the following questions:
- what kind of a narrator & whose point of view do we have?
- how are poor characters depicted? what do we learn of them?
- what was your response to the poor characters in each story? what kinds of emotions did the stories evoke?
- how do these texts ask us to think about the poor? to act towards the poor?