Elements of Literary Study: The Physics of Writing about Literature

EN200 has thus far been rather consumed by close discussion about the literature we've read thus far--I've been attempting to model some methods of analysis, as well as to stimulate debate and discussion. We are moving into our first major assignment, now, and I feel we've got a good set of basic vocabularies and discourses …

Day One…

What's on the agenda for EN102 and EN200 today? Well, I'd like to start thinking about the coursework right off the bat--it's always best, in my book, to begin challenging the class so as to set a productive tone. Especially in composition 2, where students generally need practice with managing time and approaching tasks effectively. …