Prof. Mark McQueen
Feb 12, 2016
Song of Myself
A child said what is live? Holding up her hands a rose within,
How could I answer the child? for I do not discern what is to live from to die.
I guess it must be the trajectory of my age
What is the difference between humans and monkeys?
The ability to invent, to put conceptual thinking into material forms
suspension of disbelief
Suspension of Disbelief: cancelling the not-believing, which is fiction, created by human
Paper 1: a novel from 1850-1880 and three other contemporary works
3-page journal: explicate small section of works of assigned authors
Emily Dickinson, Walt Whitman, Thoreau, Emerson, and Hawthorne
I heard a Fly buzz-when I died-Dickinson