This week we will be reading Edgar Alan Poe’s, “Fall of the House of Usher”. Please bring the text to class. Here is the prezihttp://prezi.com/2jjs-taru1sl/the-fall-of-the-house-of-usher/
This is a British Library lecture on the notion of “The Gothic” in literature https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gNohDegnaOQ#t=244
We will also talk about the first half of “A Brave New World” and hopefully get everyone on the same page as far as their understanding of the book is concerned. You will be asked to complete the following anticipation guide regarding the themes of the text and hand it in by the last day of class.
Here are youtube links exploring some of the themes in the text
A prophetic speech from Huxley https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V4C6xkjMqdg
Social Engineering https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tNkG_PaMSvE
Social Conditioning https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H6LEcM0E0io
COMM 7 This week we will attempt to understand various approaches to fallacious arguments based on errors in reasoning.
3. Debate http://prezi.com/0szmzfinqiol/?utm_campaign=share&utm_medium=copy&rc=ex0share
A youtube playlist covering several of the major fallacies http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EJp4bZhhYfw&list=PL48296651F7CF74CB
ENG 10 Journal writing this week will be geared towards flash fiction horror stories. See below for examples and prezis.
Argumentative Essay Playlist https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tAmgEa1B1vI&index=2&list=PLDF3C877967DFDEC6