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Spring 2017, English 101 online sections #7459 and #7506 syllabus . first assignments

Cain, Susan. Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking. Broadway Books, 2013.
 
Jahren, Hope. Lab Girl. Knopf Books, 2016.
 
Shakespeare, William. King Lear. Dover Publications, 1994.
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Fall 2016, English 101 syllabus . first assignments
Drury, A. Advise and Consent.
Gladwell, M. David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants.
Shakespeare, W. Richard III.

Summer 2016, English 101 5-week syllabus . . .8-week syllabus . first assignments
Gladwell, M. David and Goliath: underdogs, misfits, and the art of battling giants.
Shakespeare, W. Othello.
Shakespeare, W. Richard III.

Spring 2016, English 101 16-wk syllabus . 1st assignments . . . late-start 8-wk syllabus . 1st assignments
Cicero, M. T. and P. Freeman. How to run a country: an ancient guide for modern leaders.
Drury, A. Advise and consent.
Shakespeare, W. Richard III.

Fall 2015, English 101 syllabus . 1st assignments
Gee, J. P. The anti-education era: creating smarter students through digital learning
Shakespeare, W. I and II Henry IV

Summer 2015, English 101 syllabus . 1st assignments
Gee, J. P. The anti-education era: creating smarter students through digital learning
Shakespeare, W. As you like it and Much ado about nothing

Spring 2015, English 101 syllabus . 1st assignments
Christian, B. The most human human
Dick, P. K. Do androids dream of electric sheep?
Shakespeare, W. The tempest

Fall 2014, English 101 syllabus . 1st assignments
Ellroy, J. LA Confidential
Lopez, S. Dreams and schemes: my decade of fun in the sun
Shakespeare, W. Pericles, Prince of Tyre

Summer 2014, English 28 syllabus
Ellroy, J. LA Confidential
Lopez, S. Dreams and schemes: my decade of fun in the sun

Spring 2014, English 101 syllabus. 1st assignments
Baum, L. F. The wonderful wizard of Oz
Lewis, P. The secret world of sleep: the surprising science of the mind at rest
Shakespeare, W. Macbeth

Fall 2013, English 101 syllabus
Euripides. Iphigenia at Aulis
Sacks, O. Hallucinations
Shakespeare, W. A midsummer night’s dream

Spring 2013, English 101 syllabus
Meyer Spacks, P. On rereading
Shakespeare, W. A midsummer night’s dream
Wilde, O. The importance of being earnest

Fall 2012, English 101 syllabus
Cicero, Q. T. and P. Freeman. How to win an election: an ancient guide for modern politicians
Shakespeare, W. Coriolanus
Wilde, O. An ideal husband

Spring 2012, English 28 syllabus and English 101 syllabus
Fall 2011, English 101
syllabus
Chandler, R. The big sleep
Denevi, D. and J. Campbell, eds. Profilers: leading investigators take you inside the criminal mind
Shakespeare, W. King Lear (optional for Eng 28)

Spring 2011, English 28 syllabus English 101 syllabus
Winter 2011, English 103
syllabus
Eggers, D. Zeitoun
Hitchens, C. god is not great: how religion poisons everything
Shakespeare, W. The merchant of Venice (optional for Eng 28)

Fall 2010, English 101 syllabus
Spring 2010, English 101
syllabus
Goldhagen, D. Worse than war: genocide, eliminationism, and the ongoing assault on humanity
Shakespeare, W. Titus Andronicus

Fall 2009, English 101 syllabus
Summer 2009, English 101
syllabus
Bacevich, A. The limits of power
Shakepeare, W. Timon of Athens
Wilde, O. The picture of Dorian Gray

 

Spring 2009, English 101 syllabus
Winter 2009, English 101
syllabus
Ehrenreich, B. Blood rites: origins and history of the passions of war
Shakespeare, W. Troilus and Cressida
Shaw, G. B. The devil’s disciple

 

Fall 2008, English 101 syllabus
Summer 2008, English 101
syllabus
Murphy, C. Are we Rome?
Shakespeare, W. Antony and Cleopatra
Shaw, G. B. Caesar and Cleopatra

 
Spring 2008, English 101 syllabus
Winter 2008, English 101
syllabus
Johnson, C. Nemesis
Shakespeare, W. Titus Andronicus
Vonnegut, K. Mother night
 

Fall 2007, English 101 syllabus
Summer 2007, English 101
syllabus
Lakoff, G. Thinking points: communicating our American values and vision
Sayles, J. Silver City
Shakespeare, W. Coriolanus

 
meAfter Spring 2007, English 101 syllabus
Winter 2007, English 101
syllabus
Chomsky, N. Failed states
Mosley, W. White butterfly
Shakespeare, W. Richard III

Fall 2006, English 101 syllabus
Davis, M. Planet of slums
Mosley, W. A red death
Shakespeare, W. III Henry VI

Summer 2006, English 103 syllabus
Farmer, P. Pathologies of power
Hitchens, C. Thomas Jefferson
Shakespeare, W. II Henry VI

Spring 2006, English 101 syllabus
Kozol, J. Shame of the nation: the restoration of apartheid schooling in America
Shakespeare, W. I Henry VI