David Sedaris 'Mtpod' Analysis

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David Sedaris has written an autobiography about his life in college called “Me Talk Pretty One Day”. Throughout his autobiography Sedaris included his interest in learning a new language. In addition to the hardship he had face throughout his learning experience in Paris. In “MTPOD”, David Sedaris included his age and college experience to suggest a theme that the pursuit of knowledge is never ending. In the beginning of “MTPOD”, Sedaris introduced his audience that even at an older age, it is never too late to go back to school. As stated, “At the age of forty-one, I am returning to school…”(166,9). This statement helps the readers to know where the author is coming from and how is perspective is going to be throughout his autobiography.

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