ENGLISH 124 - Academic Writing and Literature
Section: 023 Outliers
Term: WN 2018
Subject: English Language and Literature (ENGLISH)
Department: LSA English Language & Literature
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
FYWR
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Consent:
With permission of instructor.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Rebels, outcasts, prophets, and madmen—why do these outsiders so often capture our imagination, in literature and in life? In this course, we will examine fiction and non-fiction centering on unforgettable non-conformists in politics, culture, religion, and more. We’ll focus on analyzing complex texts, crafting nuanced and well-supported arguments, writing for a variety of audiences, honing clear and eloquent prose, and developing sound revision habits. In the process, we’ll ask continuous questions about the world we live in. Students will work closely with their peers and the instructor in all these endeavors.

ENGLISH 124 - Academic Writing and Literature
Schedule Listing
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16338
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16339
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11336
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11338
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11340
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TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
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17283
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11341
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11342
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11343
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16853
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11344
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11345
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16344
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MWF 10:00AM - 11:00AM
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20387
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MWF 9:00AM - 10:00AM
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NOTE: Data maintained by department in Wolverine Access. If no textbooks are listed below, check with the department.


ISBN: 9781594483295
The brief wondrous life of Oscar Wao, Author: Junot Diaz., Publisher: Riverhead Books 1st Riverh 2008
Required
ISBN: 9780307276681
Swamplandia!, Author: Karen Russell., Publisher: Vintage Books 1st Vintag 2011
Required
ISBN: 9781319083526
A Pocket Style Manual: Seventh Edition, 2016 MLA Update, Author: Diana Hacker and Nancy Somers, Publisher: Bedford/St. Martin's SEVENTH 2015
Required
Other Textbook Editions OK.
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