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Week 1

Monday (1/20): Martin Luther King Holiday.

Wednesday (1/22): Welcome to English 1A!  Read Updike, “A & P” Prose v1.


Week 2

Monday (1/27): Read Joyce, “Araby” Prose v1.    

Wednesday (1/29): Outline of Essay #1 Due.  Read Munro, “The Found Boat” Prose v2.

Friday, January 31, is the last day to add classes.  

Friday, January 31, is the last day to drop and be eligible for a refund.  

Friday, January 31, is the last day to drop and not receive a "W" on your transcript.  


Week 3

Monday (2/3): Read Frank OConnor “First Confession” Prose v2.

Wednesday (2/5): Draft of Essay #1 Due.  Read Hawthorne, “Young Goodman Brown” Prose v1.


Week 4

Monday (2/10):  Read Mansfield, “Miss Brill” Prose v2. 

Wednesday (2/12): Essay #1 Due.  Read Mansfield, “Bliss” Prose v1. 


Week 5

Monday (2/17): Washington's Day Holiday.

Wednesday (2/19): Outline for Essay #2 Due.  Read Maupassant, “The Necklace” Prose v1.


Week 6

Monday (2/24): Read Faulkner, “Barn Burning” Prose v2.

Wednesday (2/26): Draft of Essay #2 Due.  Read Steinbeck, “The Chrysanthemums” Prose v1. Read Poe, “The Tell-Tale Heart” Prose v2.


Week 7

Monday (3/3): Read Hemingway, “A Clean, Well-Lighted Place” Prose v2.  

Wednesday (3/5): Essay #2 Due.  Pass out questions for Midterm Socratic.  Read Hemingway, “The Killers” Prose v1. 


Week 8

Monday (3/10):  Review for Midterm Socratic.         

Wednesday (3/12): Midterm Socratic.  Read Glaspell, “Trifles” Prose v2.


March 15-21: Spring Break


Week 9  

Monday (3/24): Read Chopin, “The Story of an Hour” Prose v2.

Wednesday (3/26): Outline for Essay #3 Due.  Read Gilman, “The Yellow Wallpaper” Prose v2.


Week 10

Monday (3/31): Read Olsen, “I Stand Here Ironing” Prose v2.  

Wednesday (4/2): Annotated Works Cited for Essay #3 Due.  Read Atwood, “Rape Fantasies” Prose v2.


Week 11

Monday (4/7): Read Porter, “Flowering Judas” Prose v1.

Wednesday (4/9): Draft of Essay #3 Due.  Read Faulkner, “A Rose for Emily” Prose v1.


Week 12

Monday (4/14):

Wednesday (4/16): Essay #3 Due.  Read Flannery OConnor, “A Good Man is Hard to Find” Prose v1. 

Friday, April 18, is the last day to drop with a "W" on your transcript.



Week 13

Monday (4/21): Read Jackson, “The Lottery” Prose v2.  

Wednesday (4/23): Outline of Essay #4 Due. Read Lawrence, “The Rocking Horse Winner” Prose v1.  



Week 14

Monday (4/28): Read Walker, “Everyday Use” Prose v2. 

Wednesday (4/30): Draft of Essay #4 Due.  Read Baldwin, “Going to Meet the Man” Prose v1.   


Week 15  

Monday (5/5): Read Singer, “Gimpel the Fool” Prose v2 23-36.

Wednesday (5/7):  Essay #4 Due.  Pass out questions for Final Examination.  Read Malamud, “The Magic Barrel” Prose v1.  

Week 16

Monday (5/12): Review for Final Examination.  

Wednesday (12/14): Final Examination


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