English 206-080 Honors
Fall 2001, MWF 10:10-11:00
Please use the editions listed. The "isbn" number uniquely indicates the edition and can be used for ordering books. Books will be available at Follet's (University bookstore) and possibly at Rainbow Books, Main Street. (Many of these books cost $1.00. We will not be using the Norton Anthology.)
Recommended reference book: M.H. Abrams, A Glossary of Literary Terms (available at Morris Library in the reference department, PN41.A184 1993).
One in-class report on an author or a topic.
Four 4-page, close-reading papers, due:
For one paper, you may substitute an intellectually creative response to the text (a parody, a collage, a soundtrack, etc.).
One final 6-page paper, due Wednesday, December 5.
Finally, a word about academic integrity. Always note your sources and do not hesitate to ask me about the correct ways of handling and citing outside sources.
8/29 Introduction 8/31 William Blake, Songs of Innocence 9/3 [Labor day, no class] 2/5 William Blake, Songs of Innocence, Songs of Experience 2/7 William Wordsworth 9/10 William Wordsworth 9/12 Samuel Taylor Coleridge, "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner" 9/14 Samuel Taylor Coleridge, "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner" 9/17 Coleridge & Robinson, "Haunted Beach" Paper #1 due 9/19 Jane Austen, Emma 9/21 Jane Austen, Emma 9/24 Jane Austen, Emma 9/26 Jane Austen, Emma 9/28 Jane Austen, Emma 10/1 Jane Austen, Emma 10/3 Jane Austen, Emma 10/5 Jane Austen, Emma Paper #2 due 10/8 Percy Bysshe Shelley and John Keats 10/10 Shelley and Keats 10/12 Emily Bront�, Wuthering Heights 10/15 Emily Bront�, Wuthering Heights 10/17 Emily Bront�, Wuthering Heights 10/19 Emily Bront�, Wuthering Heights 10/22 Emily Bront�, Wuthering Heights 10/24 Emily Bront�, Wuthering Heights 10/26 [Fall Break] 10/29 Emily Bront�, Wuthering Heights Paper #3 due 10/31 Alfred Tennyson 11/2 Alfred Tennyson 11/5 Robert Browning 11/7 Robert Browning, Christina Rossetti 11/9 Christina Rossetti 11/12 Thomas Hardy, Tess Paper #4 due 11/14 Thomas Hardy, Tess 11/16 Thomas Hardy, Tess 11/19 Thomas Hardy, Tess 11/21 Thomas Hardy, Tess 11/23 [Thanksgiving Recess] 11/26 Wilfred Owen, Siegfried Sassoon 11/28 Wilfred Owen, Siegfried Sassoon 11/30 T. S. Eliot 12/3 [no class] 12/5 Conclusion Final paper due