English 2, Section 80253, Tu&Th 12:30-1:45, Room 80253

General Info Syllabus
English 2 SLO Student Learning Outcome
First Visit If this is your first time here, follow the link.
The Students

Week 1 Assignments Beginning Wednesday, 8/17/2011;
Charters Chapter 1 For those of you who don't yet have the text; however, make sure you get it ASAP.
Week 2 Assignments Beginning Monday 8/22/2011
Charters Chapter 2 See comment above
Charters Chapter 3 See comment above
Week 3 Assignments Beginning Monday,8/29/2011; Last day to add classes, Monday, 9/4.
Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been? Joyce Carol Oates
Stairway to Heaven Rodrigo y Gabriela
Death and the Maiden Franz Schubert (1797 to1828)
Death and the Maiden Poem by Matthias Claudius (1740 to 1815)
It's All Over Now, Baby Blue Bob Dylan video
It's All Over Now, Baby Blue Bob Dylan Lyrics
"How to Date a Browngirl, Blackgirl, Whitegirl, or Halfie" Junot Diaz reads his story, which is discussed by Edwidge Danticatt and "The New Yorker" editor Deborah Treisman
Week 4 Assignments Beginning Tuesday, 9/6/2011
CRAAP Test Make sure your external references pass this test
"Brownies" ZZ Packer
Student Paper On William Carlos Williams' "Use of Force," which you can find in Charters on pages 561 to 568
MLA Format Paper Sample response format
Week 5 Assignments Beginning Monday, 9/12/2011; Last day to drop w/o "W", Sunday, 9/18
Ira Glass on Storytelling Part 1
Ira Glass on Storytelling Part 2
Ira Glass on Storytelling Part 3
Ira Glass on Storytelling Part 4
"Dream Deferred" Video Langston Hughes, Danny Glover reading
"I, Too" Langston Hughes, Denzel Washington reading
Isabel Wilkerson Interview National Public Radio's Terry Gross interviews Isabel Wilkerson, author of "The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration," a history of the African-American migration from 1915 to 1975 when 6 million moved north and west from the south
Week 6 Assignments Beginning Monday, 9/19/2011
Grading Notation
Erik Erikson's eight stages
Compact Eight Stages Hopefully easier to read
Week 7 Assignments Beginning Monday, 9/26/2011
Conjunctions & Punctuation
Sentence Patterns
Week 8 Assignments Beginning Monday, 10/3/2011
Week 9 Assignments Beginning Monday, 10/10/2011
Week 10 Assignments Beginning Monday, 10/17/2011
Week 11 Assignments Beginning Monday, 10/24/2011; Last day to drop with "W", Sunday. 10/30
MLA Sample Paper
Week 12 Assignments Beginning Monday, 10/31/2011
Final Paper Revision 3, Modified 12/12
Final Exam Schedule
Week 13 Assignments Beginning Monday, 11/7/2011; Veteran's Day Holiday on Friday, 11/11.
Week 14 Assignments Beginning Monday, 11/14/2011
Thanksgiving Break No Classes Monday, 11/21, through Sunday, 11/27.
Week 15 Assignments Beginning Monday, 11/28/2011
Week 16 Assignments Beginning Monday, 12/5/2011
Week 17 Assignments & Finals Begin Beginning Monday, 12/12/2011; Finals begin on Wednesday, 12/14;
Week 18 Finals Continue, Semester Ends Semester ends on Tuesday, 12/20.