September Week 4

ENG 20 This week we will review “The Rule of Names” by going over questions 1-8 and summarizing the text. This will be collected for a monthly grade. We will also begin our ongoing discussion of “A Brave New World” by Aldous Huxley.

A useful historical overview Prezi by Daniel Lopez

A general Overview

Movie Trailer

Audio Book

A recent Huffington Post article on the relation between our world and that of Brave New World

An interview with the author

A movie trailer for “The Island” another film based on a book by Huxley

COMM7 This week will be dedicated to working on your visual analysis project as well as a lecture the basic tenets of Marxism, our first theory for contextualizing political and economic rhetoric. Visual Analysis projects will be presented in the 1st week of October. Please see me if you have any questions.

Overview of socialism

8-bit Video What is Marxism? Crash Course

ENG 10 This week we will be finishing response essays and beginning a new text from Steve Jobs. Below you will find a link to his speech as well as 4 other speeches. Please watch or rea them if they seem interesting to you.

An article in disagreement with Jobs’ core message


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