Monthly Archives: November 2011

Final Paper Options and Reading for 11/29

For your final paper, which is 5-7 pages, due Tuesday December 13, in class you have three options: 1)  Revise and extend one of your response papers. This will probably entail adding one or two more close readings of the … Continue reading

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Response Paper 4 Assignment

Hi everyone, So your 4th response paper, on The Girl, is due next Tuesday in class. You have three options: 1) Analyze a passage in which one of the characters is interpellated (most likely “girled”) by the dominant social order. … Continue reading

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Readings for Next Week (Nov 8 and 10)

This week we will think about the United States’ relationship to Latin America and the Caribbean in the 1930s. For next Tuesday 11/8, we’ll be reading excerpts from Hurston’s folklore-collecting trip to Haiti and thinking a bit about her description … Continue reading

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