Observations with a Critical "Eye" to Interpretation and Inter-subjectivity (the
Formulating an Interpretive Position
/ Inter-subjective (Post-critical)
Generating Claims &
Drawing Broader Conclusions: “Why?” or “So What?”
(Why is this significant?
What is the broader ‘so what’?
What do I say
about the text?)
interpretation is to some degree subjective.
Every reader will see something different in a text and therefore produce a
different reading of it. The overall picture you piece together about the
significance of your topic should convey a unique perspective, borne out of
independent thinking and careful consideration of the text.