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Unformatted text preview: March 8, 2011 FINAL- Take home- 3 prompts, 2 essays 1. Multicultural reader + other readings – draw upon essay of Stanley Fish’s “Boutique Multiculturalism”; Charles Taylor’s The Politics of Recognition 2. Two required movies; don’t forget Disney movies (happy feet, Aladdin) 3. Plot Against America and Farewell to Manzanar – compare and contrast; one is autobiography, other is fictionalized account; similar themes- Get prompt at Friday 6pm, turn in no later than Saturday 6pm- 400-500 words PLOT AGAINST AMERICA Enter war year (1942) after we did in real life (1941) Winchell – runs for president, attacked by mob, killed Was in fact major radio figure, spoke against Lindbergh, never ran for pres, never was killed *On final, these details will not be important Parable Jesus tells parables, stories that teaches a lesson PAA a parable (Prof viewpoint) – when put in place, violence and hate crimes happen Criticism: PAA is NOT about America in the 40’s, but after 9/11; “not about fascists within, but terrorists...
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This note was uploaded on 09/13/2011 for the course COM 25 taught by Professor Staff during the Winter '08 term at UC Davis.
- Winter '08