Schedule

How to read this schedule:

Class:   [these are things we will do in the class session of the day]
Study:  [these are  things you need to study (critically read, watch, play, listen to) before the class session of the day]
Due:      [these are things that are due in class or via email that day]

Week 1

Week 2

Week 3

Week 4

  • Mon, 9/24
  • Wed, 9/26
    • Class: Peer review: audience, voice [PDF, slides]
    • Study: Peter Elbow, Writing with Power (excerpts on Voice)
    • Due: Narrative Essay (working draft)

Week 5

  • Mon, 10/1 –  Wed 10/3
    • 1-on-1 CONFERENCES (see signup times here)
    • Due: Narrative Essay (polished draft)

Week 6

Week 7

Week 8

Week 9

Week 10

Week 11

Week 12

  • Mon, 11/19
    • Class: Research, sources; seminar discussion
    • Study: Paolo Pedercini, “Videogames and the Spirit of Capitalism”
    • Due: Argumentative Essay (discovery draft)
  • Wed, 11/21
    • HOLIDAY: NO CLASS

Week 13

Week 14

  • Mon, 12/3
    • Class: Peer review: argument, conclusions
    • Study: <research sources>
    • Due: Argumentative Essay (working draft)
  • Wed, 12/5
    • Drop-in 1-on-1 CONFERENCES

Week 15

  • Mon, 12/10
    • Class: Writers Symposium, day 1
  • Wed, 12/12
    • Class: Writers Symposium, day 2
  • Saturday, 12/15
    • Due: Argumentative Essay (polished draft)
    • Due: All optional revisions