The Importance of Being Earnest

I would like to have two separate documents.

#1 Write a response paper that evaluates the use of humor in The Importance of Being Earnest. To what end does Wilde employ humor? Is the play always funny?
(Reading) http://www.pcschools535.org/vimages/shared/vnews/stories/4e81dcfbed275/Importance%20of%20Being%20Earnest%20Text.pdf

#2 Do Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes stories just provide entertainment value or do they tell us something about Victorian culture?
(Reading)
Sherlock Holmes stories: “The Copper Beeches,” “The Speckled Band,” “Engineer’s Thumb”

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