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Date

Class Activity

Reading Due

Writing Due

M

9/28

Introduction to course

Ericsson, "The Lies We Tell"

In-class essay #1

W

9/30

Prepare for Hippolytus

Acrobat Icon Excerpts from “The Book of Genesis”

 

M

10/5

Style, lessons 1 & 2; Discuss Hippolytus

Euripides, Hippolytus 

Reading Response to Hippolytus due

W

10/7

Continue discussion of Hippolytus and Genesis excerpts; discuss They Say, I Say Introduction

 They Say, I Say, Introduction

 

M

10/12

Discuss Hippolytus, Genesis, other readings, and Style, chapters 3

Style, Chapter 3

 

W

10/14

Prepare for Jekyll and Hyde; discuss Style, Chapter 4

Style, Chapter 4

Essay #1 due (final draft)

M

10/19

Unity Faculty Furlough Day—no class

 

 

W

10/21

Discuss The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

Style, Chapter 5; The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

 

M

10/26

Discuss The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

They Say, I Say, Pt I

 Assign Essay #2

W

10/28

Prepare for Heart of Darkness

Style, Chapters 6 & 7

 

M

11/2

Peer Review Essay #2

They Say, I Say, pt II

 Bring three copies of draft of Essay #2

W

11/4

Discuss They Say, I Say, Style, and Heart

 Heart of Darkness

 

M

11/9

Midterm:  Style

 

 

W

11/11

Veterans’ Day Holiday—Campus Closed

 

 

M

11/16

Groups prepare for Heart presentation; discuss They Say and supplemental readings for Heart

They Say, I Say, pt III Supplemental reading for Heart

Essay #2 due (final draft); assign Essay #3

W

11/18

Heart presentations

 

 

M

11/23

Peer Review, plus handout on Wilde

 

Draft of Essay #3 due (bring three copies)

W

11/25

Individual Conferencing

 

Work on Essay #3

M

11/30

Individual Conferencing

 

Work on Essay #3

W

12/2

Film: The Importance of Being Earnest

 

Essay #3 (with works cited page) due

W

12/9

Final Exam:  Style and The Importance of Being Earnest

8:00 am - 10:30 am

 

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