WEDNESDAY 8/30 -- Introduction
DISCUSSION -- Powers' "Greek Slave"

MONDAY 9/4 -- Stowe's Uncle Tom's Cabin   (CHAPS 1-28)
WEDNESDAY 9/6 -- Uncle Tom's Cabin   (FINISH)
DISCUSSION -- Audio Video

MONDAY 9/11 -- Longfellow's Evangeline
WEDNESDAY 9/13 -- Longfellow: Selected Poems & Kavanagh
DISCUSSION -- Illustrating Evangeline

MONDAY 9/18 -- Douglass' Narrative of the Life
WEDNESDAY 9/20 -- Douglass' Heroic Slave
DISCUSSION --

MONDAY 9/25 -- Wilson's Our Nig
WEDNESDAY 9/27 -- Wilson's Our Nig
DISCUSSION --   FIRST ESSAY DUE
            ADVICE ON WRITING IT       |       ESSAY FORMAT

MONDAY 10/2 -- Emerson's "American Scholar" & "Divinity School Address"
        GET MICROSOFT READER
    GET EMERSON'S ADDRESSES (DOWNLOAD NATURE, ADDRESSES & LECTURES
WEDNESDAY 10/4 -- Emerson's "Self-Reliance" & "Experience"
    GET "SELF-RELIANCE" (DOWNLOAD ESSAYS, FIRST SERIES)
    GET "EXPERIENCE" (DOWNLOAD ESSAYS, SECOND SERIES)
DISCUSSION --

MONDAY 10/9 -- Poe: Selected Essays & Tales (1)
WEDNESDAY 10/11 -- Poe: Selected Tales (2)
DISCUSSION --

MONDAY 10/16 -- Hawthorne's Scarlet Letter   (CHAPS 1-20)
WEDNESDAY 10/18 -- The Scarlet Letter   (FINISH)
DISCUSSION --
          SECOND ESSAY DUE
            ADVICE ON WRITING IT     |     ESSAY FORMAT     |     A GOOD EXAMPLE

MONDAY 10/13 -- FALL BREAK
WEDNESDAY 10/25-- Thoreau's Walden   (CHAPS 1-2)
DISCUSSION -- Emerson's "The Transcendentalist"

MONDAY 10/30 -- Walden   (CHAPS 3-10)
          TWO CABINS
WEDNESDAY 11/1 -- Walden   (FINISH)
DISCUSSION --

MONDAY 11/6 -- Melville's Moby-Dick   (CHAPS 1-25) &
          "Hawthorne and His Mosses"

WEDNESDAY 11/8 -- Moby-Dick   (CHAPS 26-42)
DISCUSSION -- Moby-Dick   (CHAPS 43-60)

MONDAY 11/13 -- Moby-Dick   (CHAPS 61-99)
WEDNESDAY 11/15 -- Moby-Dick   (FINISH)
DISCUSSION -- I said finish!

MONDAY 11/20 -- Emerson's "The Poet"
          THIRD ESSAY DUE (or see below)

WEDNESDAY 11/22 -- THANKSGIVING BREAK

MONDAY 11/27 -- Whitman's "Song of Myself"
WEDNESDAY 11/29 -- Whitman's 1855 "Preface"
DISCUSSION --
          WHITMAN ESSAYS DUE


MONDAY 12/4 -- Dickinson: Selected Poems (1)
WEDNESDAY 12/6 -- Dickinson: Selected Poems (2)
DISCUSSION --
          DICKINSON ESSAYS DUE


MONDAY 12/18 -- FINAL EXAM

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