Week 14 Nov 27–Dec 3

Monday November 28

  • Sequence Essay#2 posted on your blog before class
  • Editorial Workshop:  Sequence essays will be posted on your blog before class. Our editorial attention will focus at the sentence-level and will consider both style and mechanics

Wednesday November 30

  • Editorial Workshop: Sequence essays will be posted on your blog before class. We will be using Hypothes.is for the in-class editorial work. The guidelines for the editing will be focused at the sentence-level and will consider both style and mechanics
  • Preview Reading next week

Friday December 2

  • Sequence essay #3 posted on blog. If you are writing more than three essays, the other essays are due during finals’ week
  • Choose an essay that you plan to read aloud in class during the final two class meetings. Send Mark the title of the essay so that he can write up the program and schedule for the in-class readings next week

Featured Essay Writer (Optional reading): Joyce Carol Oates, They All Just Went Away. Kiana suggests that the essay has a good balance for people looking to use personal experience without having the essay be a personal narrative. (Thank you to Kiana for this featured writer and essay.) Also consider reading two more from Scott Russell Sanders, Stillness and The Men We Carry in Our Minds