This assignment was our third and final essay for this course; however, this essay is a continuation from my second essay in this class. Dr. Vorachek allowed us to pick any topic we felt we wanted to write about as long as it directly or indirectly related to gender. I had difficulty choosing at first, but then I began thinking about issues in our world and FGM stuck out to me. I first learned about FGM in high school, but never had the time for extensive research. I saw this assignment as an opportunity. Thus, I researched FGM, gathering information and data from many articles. I also completed my own survey to gather data, which was a requirement of the third essay. I combined my research, my own survey, and my personal argument to develop and produce this project.
"Insight on Female Genital Mutilation,"
Line by Line: A Journal of Beginning Student Writing: Vol. 5:
2, Article 1.
Available at: https://ecommons.udayton.edu/lxl/vol5/iss2/1