CALENDAR OF CLASSES

This calendar is for our full-class meetings MONDAYS and WEDNESDAYS in 201 Clemons Library. In addition we'll meet THURSDAYS or FRIDAYS in one of the following discussion sessions:
           THURSDAY 4 - 4:50   |   224 Cabell
           THURSDAY 5 - 5:50   |   331 Cabell
            FRIDAY 11 - 11:50   |   212 Randall
Unless I tell you otherwise, there won't be any additional assignments for these discussions.
WED 1/17 -- INTRODUCTION
                        WHAT ARE THE RACES?

MON 1/22 -- BLACKFACE MINSTRELSY
        PLAY MINSTREL SONGS
WED 1/24 -- (continued)

MON 1/29 -- READ Stowe's Uncle Tom's Cabin (CHAPTERS 1-27)
                STOWE'S 1852 PREFACE   |   IMAGES &c.
WED 1/31 -- FINISH Uncle Tom's Cabin
MON 2/5 -- (continued)
            IMAGES &c.

WED 2/7 -- READ DOUGLASS' HEROIC SLAVE

      CLOSE READING|WRITING ASSIGNMENT #1 (due in discussion)

MON 2/12 -- "Uncle Tomming"?
WED 2/14 -- (continued)
MON 2/19 -- (continued)

WED 2/21 -- "Tomming"
            IMAGES &c.

MON 2/26 -- READ Twain's Huckleberry Finn (CHAPTERS 1-32)
WED 2/28 -- FINISH Huckleberry Finn
MON 3/5 -- (continued)
            IMAGES &c.

      FIRST ESSAY DUE

WED 3/7 -- (continued)
            READINGS &c.

SPRING BREAK

MON 3/19 -- PLANTATION TALES
            PAGE'S "MARSE CHAN"
            HARRIS' "STORY OF THE WAR"

WED 3/21 -- RE-CONSTRUCTING THE PLANTATION
      GOV. GILMORE'S PROCLAMATION, 20 MARCH 2001
      RACE RELATIONS AT U.VA. -- 2000 SURVEY
      WOMEN & MINORITY U.VA. TOURS
            READ Chesnutt's Conjure Woman (PAGES 1-161)

      CLOSE READING|WRITING ASSIGNMENT #2 (due in discussion)

MON 3/26 -- FINISH The Conjure Woman
WED 3/28 -- (continued)

MON 4/2 -- READ SELECTIONS FROM DIXON
            IMAGES
WED 4/4 -- (continued)

MON 4/9 -- READ Hurston's Their Eyes Were Watching God
            A COUPLE REVIEWS
WED 4/11 -- (continued)
MON 4/16 -- (continued)

WED 4/18 -- READ Wright's Native Son (PARTS 1 & 2)
            THE NIXON CASE
MON 4/23 -- FINISH Native Son
WED 4/25 -- (continued)

      SECOND ESSAY (due in discussion)

MON 4/30 -- INSTEAD OF A CONCLUSION

TUES 5/8 -- FINAL EXAM