9.14.09: Homework due: 1,000 word letter. In class, I will hand out & explain the Conrad Poem assignment.
9.15.09: Homework due: print out, read, & mark up the following poems for discussion in class:
- Gertrude Stein's “If I Told Him: A Completed Portrait of Picasso”, Text & if you would like to listen to her read her poem, the audio.
- T. S. Eliot's "The Hollow Men", Text & if you would like to hear him read the poem, there is a cool youtube video here
9.16.09: No class.
9.17.09: Homework due: Bring in three copies of the first draft of your Conrad poem for workshop in class.
9.18.09: No homework due. We will be going over the poetry translation project assignment & any loose ends.
For a preview of next week: (Because the assignments due next week are time intensive, you should be working on them all of this week...)
9.21.09: Your final Conrad poem project, with meta will be due. You will also need a copy of the poem you are going to translate by class time. We will be discussing the college essay in class...(I think.)
9.22.09: Long Block. Part 1 of Reading Lolita in Tehran is due (pages 1 - 78), with 5 notebook entries and post-its ready to go for a graded Student Led Discussion (SLD).
Picasso's Potrait (1906)