What topic should I write about and what exactly should I say?
- Choose a case of intercultural communication around the topic of immigration issues, identity crisis, gay rights, racial relations, interracial marriage, international conflict/violence, religious dispute, media representation, cultural adaptation, etc. Provide specific information about the case in terms of time, place, development, background, and different perspectives on the case.
If you are going to write a paper on the above prompt, there is much freedom to choose a topic. I would say that you should choose a topic that most interests you. After you choose a topic you will need to formulate a thesis statement. A good thesis statement should have good supporting evidence. Let me offer an example.
If you are going to write on racial relations, then you would need to have a thesis that surrounds race. It can be something as simple as racism still exists in an enlightened country in America. To make this into a successful thesis, you would need good supporting evidence. In other words, why do you think this? At this point, you may say that there is a big discrepancy in college admissions, uneven pay scale in the work place, and biases in the media. Finally, a great thesis also is able to anticipate counter-arguments and address them.