Ghost Stories throughout time and around the world
-Who and/or what is La Llorona?
Similar to a Banshee.
La Llorana is a Mexican ghost story about a woman who haunts rivers/ cities.
The storys details depend on who tells it.
Generally: a woman who kills her kids (drowned in a river) and who w
ARLT 101g: THE ART OF POETRY
University of Southern California
Monday / Wednesday, 2:00 3:20 p.m.
THH, Room 201
This course provides an introduction to the pleasures and insights of poetry. Our coursework will be di
ARLT 101g: THE ART OF POETRY
Schedule of Topics (See Specific Readings Below)
Introduction: What Is Poetry?
How to Experience Poetry / Modes of Poetry (Lyric)
Labor Day Holiday (No Class)
Boys fighting about grasshopper
Equal relationship between husband and wife?
Protest, looses son
son is looking at the vietnam protest
like their president marcos
wife tries to get involved in discussion about man in jail hernadez, but mistakes
Discussion Questions 11-7-2013
1) Describe the members of the Loh family (and their in-laws) in terms of their skills, personal foibles,
quirks, and motivations: Loh Poh Huat (the patriarch), Ma (the matriarch), Mei (the older sister),
Till Their Blood Ran Dry
Salleh, works on a rubber tree farm
would scratch the trees and make the rubber liquid come out. Father yelled at him and
said "this is the blood of our family"
they make money from the rubber, so it is kind of what keeps the f
collection of hundreds of islands. main island is Luzon
Spanish colonialism: explorers realize they can reach Asia through the pacific
named in honor of king phillip
Chistianization: conversion a major goal
not successful in the south wher
Dance of the Bees
about psychological contradictions generated by the different values and educational systems
associated with Christianity and Islam
church at first scares the child Sal
it's a school, kindergarten
family Muslim, but they teach Englis
Author, Mochtar Lubis, was a political prisoner under Soekarno regime.
Major Lintang, Permesta forces leader
Defended area from enemy forces for two years with a women squad
Major was shot dead by central government forces
Introduction to South East Asia
What makes South East Asia a region?
South of China, East of India, North of Australia
Mainland SE Asia
Vietname, Cambodia, Laos, Thailand, Nyanmar (Burma)
Rice growing agriculture
The Music Child
reporting on environmental issues
not as biased of a perspective
journalist as a narrator= objective
people he reports are use their environment and nature
they all depend on nature
the industrilization threatens that
No Day Off
documentary style, facts given
only see Siti's face, except when hugging the daughter or her son
no narrator, but speakers are off screen like a narrator
off cameria characters are central on an auditory level, but in the peripheral visually
Island: natural, tradition, danger
Mainland: industrial, modern, more money, convience
DIfferent perspectives between Son and Father. Write about Son's perspective/bias
Pak Tasrif wants to stay because it where he's lived. It's f
Of Love and Eggs
Ridnu: house was burned down, adopted by women in village. looking for her brother
Cupola: represents her brother, a dome deliverer. Dome represents a completion of family,
shelter that she lost
Bimo: No mom, no dad, raised by brother.
traders from british east india company compete with the dutch in maritime sea
1824: treaty with dutch gives british malacca and separates their terriotorial interests in sea
1819: Sir Stamford Raffles. Sees i
ARTL 100 Russian Prison Camp Literature
1. A Piece of Meat outline or diagram the fabula (the sequence of
the telling, as opposed to the siuzhet, the story as [if] it happened in
real life, i.e., in chronological and causal order). Make a short
ARTL 100 Russian Camp Literature
a. Discuss a passage from Part One, chapters 2-6 or 10-11 (that is, not from
chapter 1), in which Solzhenitsyn writes about his own life. What happened,
and how does Solzhenitsyn present his experience?
Russian Prison Camp Literature
Written by Varlam Shalamov, the autobiography Through the Snow is one of
numerous short stories about labor camp life in the Soviet Union recounted through the
lens of Shalamovs experience. This story is rather am
ARTL 100 Russian Camp Literature
The Procurator of Judea
What is the significance of the title, and what does it say about the
action of the story, and the horrors of the gulag in general?
The Procurator of Judea written by Varlam Shalamovs is
Russian Prison Camp Lit
In The January Offensive, freed concentration camp inmates are portrayed as
people who have lost hope and faith in Poland and Europe as a whole. After the Russian
Offensive released Polish prisoners from captivity
The foreman of the production line completes a requisition for raw materials and
forwards it to the purchasing department. The purchasing department uses the request
to determine who is the best vendor for the materials from among the
John Wayne Horse Supply
The revenue cycle begins in the sales department, where an operator takes telephone
orders from area horse owners and prepares five copies of a sales order. The operator
files one copy in the sales file, sends two c
Introduction to ACL - Using Source Data
ACCT 371B Fall 2011
Please review the ACL Student Notes before you proceed with the exercise. Basic instructions and
helpful hints on using ACL are included in that document.
Overview of the Exercise:
On January 2, a CoolAir Company sales order clerk received a phone
order from Tree House, Inc., for 14 air conditioners. He entered the
order data using an order entry software program. The order was
added to the list of items to be moved from Co
ACL Student Notes
ACL (Audit Command Language) enables access, extract, in-depth analysis and reporting from the data stored in the
general accounting and finance systems used by audit clients.
ACLs primary use is by auditors, who perform critical review
Small Group Assignment 1
8:00 9:50 am
Libin Huang: [email protected]
Alan Wong: [email protected]
Group # 33a
Small Group Assignment #1
Question A. Total Expenses by Employee
BUAD 310 In-Class Practice
The Standard Normal Table that we used in class is attached.
1. Consider the following sample of observations: 6, 47, 49, 15, 42, 41, 7, 39, 43, 40, 36. What is the
2. According to a hos
BUAD 310: Applied Business
November 18, 2010
Outline for Today
1. Graphical Analysis of Residuals
Plot residuals vs. fitted valu