Syllabus_Spring_2011

Syllabus_Spring_2011 - Dodie Lindsay SPRING 2011 Here is a...

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Dodie Lindsay SPRING 2011 ENGLISH 411 COURSE SYLLABUS and GRADING POLICY Here is a list of the short stories and poems I intend to work with this semester, in the order I will introduce them. It is impossible for me to give you exact dates since each individual class determines how quickly or slowly we cover a particular story or poem. I may add a few short pieces, time permitting; I also may substitute pieces based on your interests or requests. Weeks 1-2 “D.P.” by Kurt Vonnegut Jr Diagnostic In-Class Essay: 2/3 (Ungraded) Weeks 3-7 “On the Road” by Langston Hughes Writing about Literature: reviewing what you know and learning a few new conventions Essay #1: Assign options 2/17 First Draft Conference with Instructor: 3/1 & 3/2. Classes these days are cancelled, but individual conferences are mandatory. Final Essay due: 3/10 Weeks 7-11 Fiction in a flash: “Sunday in the Park” Bel Kaufman: 3/10. No assignment Cr/Ncr Grading option deadline: 3/17 “The Magic Barrel” by Bernard Malamud
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This note was uploaded on 10/12/2011 for the course ENG 411 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '11 term at S.F. State.

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