ENAM 482F: American Studies Seminar (S99)

The Guide to the Old Dominion

Project Objective:

Text: Guide to the Old Dominion (optional/ ASLAB Reserve)

Calendar: 1/20: Organizational Meeting

    Bryan 423, 1:00-2:30 p.m.

2/1: The WPA Guide

  • Objective:
    • Organize digitizing The Guide.
    • For next week, each individual should have read their section of the Essays, prepared a 500 word analytical synopsis, and post it to their homepage (before 5:00 p.m. Sunday.)
    • Before next class, read the synopses of the Essays.

2/8:

  • Objective:
    • Review synopses;
    • For Next week, read your section of the Cities,
      post a 500 word commentary to your homepage, and append a list of electronic resources.

2/15:

    Objective: Review commentaries;
  • For Next week, read your section of the Tours and post a 500 word commentary to your homepage.

2/22: Design Conference:

  • Overall design for the electronic version of The Guide to the Old Dominion
  • Organization of Projects and Project Teams.

3/1: No Meeting

3/8: Progress Reports.

  • Post Project proposal, bibliography (text and electronic resources), and work schedule to your home page.
  • NOTE: Digitized sections of The Guide are due 3/12.

SPRING BREAK

3/22: Workshop I:

3/29: Workshop II:

4/5: Workshop III:

4/12: Workshop IV:

4/19: Workshop V:

4/26: Workshop VI:

5:/3: Workshp VII:

NOTE: Hypertext extensions are due: 5/14

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