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Novellas for English EE

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Hi!

I was wondering if it was acceptable to analyse a novella for my Extended Essay in English A Literature.

Are novellas too short to analyse well? Does the IB have any requirements for the length of the text to be studied?

Thanks for all the help, in advance!

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Heart of Darkness is a novella, very short, and no one has yet exhausted its possibilities for interpretation, let alone produced reams of essays, journal articles and books of critical commentary -- tons have been written on this novella and it continues to generate an inexhaustible supply or words.

 

So to answer your question, "no".

 

To both questions

 

:).

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