English 1302 Syllabus sp2017. (Updated 1/18/2017)
English 1302 Syllabus sp2017a (updated 4/12/2017)
(All papers are to be uploaded to D2L dropbox by the end of the date (11:55PM) they are due. Only .rtf, .pdf, or Word document format are acceptable. No .wps or .pages formats please.)
CLASS NOTES AND RESOURCES
Christine Farris’s “Where Rhetoric Meets the Road: First-Year Composition” in Enculturation.
Joseph Kugelmass’s “Stop Using Rhetoric to Teach Writing” in Inside Higher Edu.
Sean Zwagerman. “Local Examples and Master Narratives: Stanley Fish’s Blog and the Popular Appeal of Current-Traditionalism.“ College Composition and Communication 66.3 (2015). Skim the intro. Read for how he organizes the commenters on Fish’s blog. What does he say about these commenters’ beliefs about college writing classes?
Stanley Fish, “Devoid of Content” at The New York Times.
Stanley Fish, “What Should Colleges Teach?” at The New York Times. Be sure to check the comments at these Stanley Fish blog articles!
Stanley Fish, “What Should Colleges Teach? Part 2” at The New York Times.
Stanley Fish, “What Should Colleges Teach? Part 3” at The New York Times.
Ryan Skinnell’s “A Problem of Publics and the Curious Case at Texas” (University of North Texas) UNT Digital Library [open access]. This is a long essay that you should give yourself ample time to work through. OR TRY THIS LINK: Ryan Skinnell, “Ryan Skinnel, “A Problem of Publics: The Curious Case At Texas.”
Linda Brodkey’s English 306 syllabus discussed.
Enthymeme class notes (page 135 in Writing Arguments; 3/31/2015)
Sample Rogerian Essay (See other links for Rogerian essays in our D2L course under Content > Activities and Resources)
Rhet Analysis notes (Google doc shared–please provide your initials for comments you add)
The Subjunctive Mood.
English 1302 Syllabus sp2016. (Updated 4/10/2016)
English 1302 syllabus with policies and tentative schedule Revised 4/10/2014.
syllabus_for_engl_1302_composition_and_rhetoric_ii_sp2012d-2 English 1302 Syllabus (Revised 3/19/2012)
Syllabus ENGL 1302 composition_and_rhetoricbrief_sp2013 Revised 1/24/13
English 1302 Syllabus sp2013 Revised 2/19/2013
Syllabus_Engl1302sp20131c Revised 2/26/2013
From English 1302 sp2014
The Windup Girl (class notes)
Research Paper_ENGLISH 1302_sp2014 (updated 3/20/2014)
The City & The City (class notes)
Antikythera mechanism (7:51 video)
“The Storm” by Kate Chopin
Class notes on “The Storm” (1.21.2014)
H. P. Lovecraft, At the Mountains of Madness
Billy Collins reads two of his poems (Youtube)
Hoffman’s “The Sandman”
From English 1302, sp2012
Freud documentary (part 1 of 3)