ENAM 802:Introduction to American Studies:

Syllabus

Alan B. Howard

427 Bryan Hall

Office Hours: MW 2:00-3:30

1-804-924-6644 or abh9h@virginia.edu


syllabus version 1.2; last updated 10/09/95.

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Texts (available at The University of Virginia Bookstore):

General Statement of Purpose:


Calendar of Meetings

9/1:Organization and Introduction

Begin working on The American Hypertext Workshop

Suggested:

9/4: Review of Summer Reading I

9/11: Review of Summer Reading II

* ask me about this text at the begining of the week!

NOTE: by 9/18 you should have

  1. built and linked your HomePage;
  2. selected one article for scanning from the archive in the lab;
  3. selected one chapter from Crevecouer's Letters to tag;
  4. chosen the area of The Yellow Pages you want to work with;
  5. selected the scholarly journal you want to synopsize.

9/18: Classic Paradigms I: In the Beginning.

NOTE: (R) refers to a xerox collection of materials while (C) refers to individual books, all on reserve in Clemons. A highlighted word or phrase, of course, indicates that the text is available from this page.

Suggested: