Research Essay should be at least 7 pages long, plus a Works Cited page. It should be an argumentative essay in which you present your interpretation of some aspect of one or more works of poetry, fiction, or drama and try to convince the reader that your interpretation is correct. The essay should include research from at least five secondary sources. Citations should follow the MLA style guidelines. Make sure that your essay is virtually free of mechanical or grammatical errors before you submit it.