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English 2111.13 schedule, fall 2022

Updated 9/20/22

This schedule of readings and assignments is tentative.

Day/Date Assignments due Readings due In class
Thursday, August 11  

 

Course syllabus
21XX syllabus supplement
2000-4000 grades and grading
Tuesday, August 16 Student info (online)
Drop/add ends
No class meeting No class meeting
Thursday, August 18   Simple Stuff
Norton Anthology Vol. A:
   Gilgamesh
, pp. 89-145
 
Tuesday, August 23   Golden rules 1-5
Norton:
Homer headnote, pp. 216-17, 220-31
   The Odyssey
I-VI 325-93
About the epic
Thursday, August 25   Golden rules 6-10
The Odyssey
VI-XII 393-465
 
Tuesday, August 30  

Nuggets 1-5
The Odyssey, XIII-XVIII 465-535

 
Thursday, September 1   Nuggets 6-10
The Odyssey XIX-XXIV 535-602
 
Tuesday, September 6   Sophocles headnote 681-85
   Oedipus the King
687-724
 
Thursday, September 8   Quotations 1-4
Euripides headnote 756-58
   Medea 759-90
Paper 1 assigned
Tuesday, September 13   Quotations 5
Aristophanes headnote 791-93
   Lysistrata
793-827
 
Thursday, September 15 Paper 1 proposal Word problems
Catullus headnote 902-4
   Catullus Poems 904-21

 
Tuesday, September 20   On plagiarism
Virgil headnote 922-26
   Aeneid excerpts 926-67
 
Thursday, September 22   Aeneid excerpts 967-1014 Discuss midterm
Friday, September 23 Paper 1
Tuesday, September 27     Midterm exam
Thursday, September 29   Norton Vol B:
  
Song of Roland
excerpts 220-51
 
Tuesday, October 4   Roland excerpts 251-86
 
Thursday, October 6  

1001 Nights excerpts, 597-628

 
Tuesday, October 11   Sir Gawain & the Green Knight 835-61  
Wednesday, October 12 Last day to withdraw 
with "W" grade
Thursday, October 13 Paper 1 corrections   Sir Gawain & the Green Knight 861-90  
Tuesday, October 18   Dante headnote 387-91
   Inferno 391-441
 
Thursday, October 20   Inferno 441-90  
Tuesday, October 25   Inferno 491-548 Paper 2 assigned
Thursday, October 27   Online: In Praise of Folly

  

Tuesday, November 1 Paper 2 proposal  Norton Vol C:
Cervantes headnote 357-62
   Don Quixote 362-422
  
Thursday, November 3   Don Quixote 422-72 On research
Tuesday, November 8 Paper 2 Shakespeare headnote 651-55
   Hamlet, 655-77
 
Thursday, November 10   Hamlet 677-716  
Tuesday, November 15   Hamlet 717-51  
Thursday, November 17   Milton headnote 770-73
   Paradise Lost 774-92
 
Monday-Friday,
November 21-25
Thanksgiving holiday
Tuesday, November 29   Paradise Lost 814-42 Discuss exam
 
Final exam
Monday, December 5
10:30-12:30
Paper 2 corrections   Final exam