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Prof LOverman's English 259 fall 2018

WEEKLY SCHEDULE 6-10
Class Monday Wednesday
  10/1 10/3

Wk 6

 

Due outside of class:

  1. Journal #5 due prior to class. Once in Canvas click on Discussion due for this week read prompt & post a reply
  2. Must also post a minimum of TWO replies to classmates.

Due in class:lordbyronwithbooks

  1. Lord Byron" 608
  2. Manfred” 634-668
  3. Group Presentation: Bermudez, Tenas, Groover, Tonapetian

Due outside of class:

  1. Journal #6 due prior to class. Once in Canvas click on Discussion due for this week read prompt & post a reply
  2. Must also post a minimum of TWO replies to classmates.

Due in Class: OlaudahEquiano

  1.  Handouts in Canvas,  Selections from Olaudah Equiano’s Interesting Narrative; “Olaudah Equiano,” 98-99; 99-105

 

  10/8 10/10

Wk 7

Norton Anthology [NA] Vol E

The Victorian Age: Victorian Women – Historical Context

The Structure of an Argument Paper; Title, Intro Conclusion

How to Compose a Paper about Literature; Developing a Thesis; What is at Stake? Signposting

 

 

 

 

Due outside of class:

  1. Journal #7 due prior to class. Once in Canvas click on Discussion due for this week read prompt & post a reply
  2. Must also post a minimum of TWO replies to classmates.

Due in Class:

  1.  

Due in Class:elizabethbarrettbrowning

  1. “The Victorian Age,” 3-29
  2. Mary Wollstonecraft: Selections from “A Vindication of the Rights of Women” 221-249 in NA Vol D
  3. Elizabeth Barrett Browning” 109
  4. “Aurora Leigh” 124-137
  5. Group Presentation: Besnilian, Bernal, Rizo
  6. Presentation Reponse

 

 

    Due in of class: johnstuartmill
  1. Essay 1--Outline due printed out
  2. John Stuart Mill 71-74
  3. “The Subjection of Women” 90
  4. “The ‘Woman Question’: The Victorian debate About Gender” 653
  5. sarastickneyellisSarah Stickney Ellis “The Women of England” 656-658
  6. coventrypatmoreCoventry Patmore “The Angel in the House” 659
  7. johnruskinJohn Ruskin, “From of Queens’ Gardens” 660-662
  10/15 10/17

Wk 8

Elizabeth Gaskell

Background Reading:
Thomas Babington Macaulay; William Howard Russell; James Anthony Froude; John Jacob Thomas; T.N. Mukharji

Due outside of class:

  1. Journal #8 due prior to class. Once in Canvas click on Discussion due for this week read prompt & post a reply
  2. Must also post a minimum of TWO replies to classmates.
    Due In Class: alfredtennyson
  1. “Lord Tennyson” 142
  2. "The Lady of Shallot" 147
  3. "The Lotus Eaters" 152
  4. Group Presentation: Lau, Aleman, Barragan
  5. Presentation Reponse
    Due outside of class:
  1. Essay 1 due Friday 10/19 1155pm in TI via Canvas

Due in Class:

  1. “Elizabeth Gaskell” 245 elizabethgasekelldrawing"The Old Nurse’s Story” 246;
  2. “Empire and National Identity,” 682
  3. thomasbabingtonMacaulay: “From Minute on Indian Education” 686
  4. williamrussellRussell:From My Diary in India” 688
  5. jamesfroude Froude: “From The English in the West Indies” 695
  6. jjthomasThomas: "From Froudacity,” 698
  7. trailokyaMukharji: “From A Visit to Europe” 701
  10/22 10/24

Wk 9

Norton Anthology [NA] Vol F

Modernism

    Due in Class: josephconradhodcover
  1. “The Twentieth Century and After,” 3-30
  2. “Joseph Conrad” 67
  3. Heart of Darkness 71-95
  4. Group Presentation: Morato, Galeno, Fong, Wang
  5. Presentation Reponse

Review & Bring Handout from Projects link above:

  1. How to Read Literature
  2. Short Story Worksheet

Due outside of and prior to class:

  • Journal #9 due prior to class. Once in Canvas click on Discussion due for this week read prompt & post a reply
  • Must also post a minimum of TWO replies to classmates.
    Due in Class:
  1. Heart of Darkness 95-131
  10/29 10/31

Wk 10

 

 

Due in Class:

  1. Conrad, “The Task of the Artist” 69-71
  2. chinuaachebeChinua Achebe 978-979 “from ‘An Image of Africa: Racism in Conrad’s Heart of Darkness” –HO on Canvas

 

 

Due outside of and prior to class:

  • Journal #10 due prior to class. Once in Canvas click on Discussion due for this week read prompt & post a reply
  • Must also post a minimum of TWO replies to classmates.

Due in Class: tseliotreadprufrock

  1. T.S. Eliot,” 651
  2. The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock” 654-657
  3. Group Presentation: Martinez, Charnay, Pozo, Phillips
  4. Presentation Reponse