ENGLISH 124 - College Writing: Writing and Literature
Section: 012
Term: WN 2011
Subject: English Language and Literature (ENGLISH)
Department: LSA English Language & Literature
Course Note:
This course studies the intersection between critical thinking and persuasive writing, and, using literary texts as the point of reference, takes as its goal the development of the student's skill at writing cogent expository and argumentative prose.
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
FYWR
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Consent:
With permission of instructor.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Meet Guilliver, Gregor Samsa, and a whole host of characters who witness or experience literal body transformations. Through close reading and research, students will have the opportunity to investigate how and why these different changes take place in addition to thinking about the general transformative role of literature. Students will write several short assignments and for the final project will write a transformative short story of their own accompanied by an introductory essay.

ENGLISH 124 - College Writing: Writing and Literature
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NOTE: Data maintained by department in Wolverine Access. If no textbooks are listed below, check with the department.


ISBN: 037575721X
The legend of Sleepy Hollow and other tales, or, The sketchbook of Geoffrey Crayon, gent., Author: Washington Irving ; introduction by Alice Hoffman ; notes by William Etter., Publisher: Modern Library Modern Lib 2001
Required
ISBN: 0679743464
Hard-boiled wonderland and the end of the world : a novel, Author: Haruki Murakami ; translated by Alfred Birnbaum., Publisher: Vintage Books 1st Vintag 1993
Required
ISBN: 0307276678
St. Lucy's home for girls raised by wolves : stories, Author: Karen Russell, Publisher: Vintage Books 1st Vintag 2007
Required
ISBN: 0394728815
Blow-up, and other stories, Author: Julio Cortazar ; translated from the Spanish by Paul Blackburn., Publisher: Pantheon Books 1985
Required
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