Frye: The Motive for Metaphor & The Singing
Sept. 3 A
Sept. 5 B
Vonnegut (1-65) missed lecture
Vonnegut (66-109)-have notes
Vonnegut (110-195)-missed lecture
ENGL 215 Textual Analysis
PERSONAL IDENTITY AND PROPAGANDA IN MODERN AND POSTMODERN LITERATURE
DR. JOHN WELLS
Dr. John Wells
Office Hours: Tuesday & Thursday: 3:00-4:30 and by appointment
Teaching Assistant: Zoya Mirza
What is narrative focalization?
What is free indirect discourse? Where have we encountered it this term?
What is an embedded narrative? Where have we encountered one this term?
African-American Literature in General
What does the flight
-story begins when narrator read in a newspaper that sonny his brother is in prison,
while preparing for his algebra class that he teaches. (newspaper is black and in whiterepresenting light and darkness, failure and redemption, think about th
The Bloody Chamber.
-Genre that Angela Carters writing exemplifies is Magical Realism:
-Angela Carter translated the fairy tales based off of author Charles
-Angela Carter was from England
-The Bloody Chamber is based off of the Bluebeard fairy
Chapter 6 Assignment
Common Law - Yes, they are guilty. The reason being that although they did not fully go
through with the crime, they committed an incomplete crime and had the intent to
break into the house.
NOVA 5TH TEXT LECTURE NOTES
-problem of technology-heideggar
shift from teleological narration
Distrust of Master
we have shifted from an age of having goals and developing tools that can help us
achieve these goals, to now
In Solitary, Wideman provides evidence that shapes our judgement of Tommy on page
182 where we learn that Tommy has been in the Behavior Modification Unit, where he
would spend the next six months in solitary confinement. Wideman provides a critical
Women face similar struggle in finding their own voice due to patriarchal
How do fairytales prepare children for their adult roles
Feminists writers disagree with the message of girl waiting to e saved
Sex without Lov
1860s- Sybela Owens and Charlie Bell arrive in Pittsburgh; bring two children with them.
18 more children were boring in the next 25 years
1880-Maggie Owens-oldest daughter of Sybela and Charlie, marries Buck
Hollinger; bears 9 child