English 102 schedule, spring 2004
Sections 102.06 and 102.10

Note that this schedule of readings and assignments is tentative.  I will make additions and adjustments as need arises, giving ample notice in class and on the web when making changes in the schedule.

Updated 4/20/04
Day/Date Assignments due Readings due In class
Wed., January 14     Introduction to course
Persuasive format
Friday, January 16 Personal info (online)
Golden rules quiz
GR quiz w/ answers

Persuasive format
Simple Stuff

Golden rules 1-10
Persuasive format sample essay 1

 
Monday, January 19 MLK Holiday

MLK Holiday

MLK Holiday

Wed., January 21

Writing exercise 1
Golden rules exam (online)

Nuggets 1-5
Norton Introduction to Literature:
    A Raisin in the Sun
(1869-86)

 
Friday, January 23

Nuggets quiz
Nuggets quiz w/ answers

Nuggets 6-10
Norton
: A Raisin in the Sun (1886-1911)
 
Monday, January 26 Nuggets exam (online) Norton: A Raisin in the Sun (1912-34)  
Wed., January 28   Quotes and
documentation 1-3

Norton: Pygmalion (1418-37)
 
Friday, January 30

Quotes/documentation quiz
QD quiz w/ answers

Q&D 4-5
Norton
: Pygmalion (1437-61)
Essay 1 assigned
Monday, February 2 Quotes/documentation exam (online) Persuasive format sample 2
Norton
: Pygmalion (1461-82)
 
Wednesday, February 4   On plagiarism
Norton
: Pygmalion (1482-91)
 
Friday, February 6   Norton: "How Do I Love Thee?" (811)
 "Love Poem" (813-14)
 "To My Dear and Loving Husband" (825)
 "[Let me not to the marriage . . .]" (826)
 "A Special Theory of Relativity" (826-27)
 "After Making Love We Hear Footsteps" (844)
 "Love: Youth" (953)
 "The Night Has a Thousand Eyes" (969)
 "[My mistress' eyes are nothing . . .]" (1057)

Word problems 

Monday, February 9 Word problems quiz (online)
Essay 1 draft
  Peer response 1
Wednesday, Feb. 11   Norton: "On My First Son" (818)
 "The Vacuum" (819)
 
"Mid-Term Break" (820)
 "[Stop all the clocks, cut off . . .]" (825)

 "Auto Wreck" (1030-31)
 "[Death, be not proud . . .]" (1258)
 "The Glass" (1290)
 "The Raven" (997-99)
 "Do Not Go Gentle . . ." (1060)
  
Friday, February 13 Essay 1 final draft Norton:  
 "A Last Confession" (830)
 "Wayman in Love" (831)
 "The Outlaw" (882-83)
 "The Laundromat" (915-16)
 "Sex without Love" (934)
 "Two Songs" (963-64)
 "The Sick Rose" (976)

 "Living in Sin" (1108-9)
 "Dancing with God" (978-79)
 "Wedding-Ring" (816)
  
Monday, February 16   Norton: "To the Ladies" (829)
 "[Shall I compare thee. . . ?]" (830-31)
 "Barbie Doll" (833-34)
 "Mirror" (882)

 "Siren Song" (899-900)
 "Marks" (959)
 "A Red, Red Rose" (962)

 "One Perfect Rose" (976) 

 "Song" (1239-40)
 "Aunt Jennifer's Tigers" (842)
 
Wednesday, Feb. 18   Norton: "Needs" (872)
 "Hard Rock Returns . . ." (838-39)

 "We Real Cool" (881)

 "Disabled" (1184-85)
 "What the Motorcycle Said" (988)
 "The Flea" (889-90)
 
 "To His Coy Mistress" (900-1)

 "Spring" (1006)
Essay 2 assigned 
Friday, February 20    

Writing Exercise 2
Research project assigned

Monday, February 23 Essay 2 draft   Peer response 2
Wednesday, Feb. 25     Midterm exam
Friday, February 27     Library workday
Monday, March 1 Essay 1 corrections   Library workday
Wednesday, March 3 Essay 2 final draft Norton: "Everything That Rises..." (427-38)   
Thursday, March 4 Mid-term grades turned in    
Friday, March 5

 

Norton: "A Good Man Is Hard to Find" (390-401)  
Monday, March 8   Norton: "The Lame Shall Enter First" (401-27)
 
Wednesday, March 10 Research project due
Last day to withdraw 

with "W" grade
  Writing Exercises 3 
Friday, March 12    Norton: Death of a Salesman (1935-50)  
Monday, March 15   Norton: Death of a Salesman (1950-67)  
Wednesday, March 17   Norton: Death of a Salesman (1967-87)  
Friday, March 19   Norton: Death of a Salesman (1987-2004)  
Monday, March 22-
Friday, March 26
Spring break Spring break Spring break
Monday, March 29   Norton: Streetcar (2071-88)
Essay 3 assigned
Wednesday, March 31   Norton: Streetcar (2088-2102)  
Friday, April 2 Class canceled Class canceled  Class canceled
Monday, April 5 Essay 2 corrections Norton: Streetcar (2102-19)  
Wednesday, April 7   Norton: Streetcar (2119-38)  
Friday, April 9 Essay 3 draft   Peer response 3
Monday, April 12   Huck Finn: 1-36 (chs 1-8)  
Wednesday, April 14 Essay 3 final draft 

Huck Finn: 36-65 (chs 9-15)

 
Friday, April 16  

Huck Finn: 65-101 (chs 16-20)

 
Monday, April 19   

Huck Finn: 102-35 (chs 21-26)

 
Wednesday, April 21  

Huck Finn: 135-79 (chs 27-34)

Essay 4 assigned
Friday, April 23   Huck Finn: 180-220 (chs 35-the last)  
Monday, April 26 Essay 3 corrections 

Norton: "The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock" (1263-66)

Review for exam
   Essay 4 draft   Peer response 4 
Final exams
102.06 (MWF 10:00):
Fri., April 30, 1:00-4:00

102.10
(MWF 1:00):
Wed., April 28,
1:00-4:00

Essay 4 final draft