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Sometimes my students are appalled at Swift for even suggesting such a thing—and that’s the point, isn’t it? I don’t do anything magical when I teach it, and it’s certainly not creative or new, but maybe sharing what I do will help along someone whose never taught it before, and others of you who do fun things with it—feel free to share your ideas in the comments. First, I think you need to introduce the concept of satire. I share an article from The Onion without telling students that’s where it’s from. Read the article and generate discussion. Ask students if they agree with it.
If they don’t figure out it’s satire, you need to lead them toward that conclusion. Then ask them to generate a definition for satire based on their understanding of what it is. Compare that definition to the one provided by your book or dictionary of literary terms. Ask what is the point of satire? Next we look at the argument The Onion article made by analyzing the subject, occasion, audience, purpose, and speaker. Subject: What is this article about? What is going on at the time that the author is mocking?