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Lecture schedule

Jan 10Introduction
Jan 12Tennyson, “Home they brought her warrior dead”
Harbach, “Smoke Gets in Your Eyes”
Frost, “For Once, Then, Something”
Jan 17Grammar and writing
Jan 19Eliot, “Preludes”
Jan 24Wordsworth, “The Solitary Reaper”
Browning, “My Star”
Jan 26Austen, Emma, volume I
Jan 31Austen, Emma, volume IIfirst essay due: topic 1
Feb 2Austen, Emma, volume II
Feb 7Grammar test
Austen, Emma, volume III
first essay due: topic 2
Feb 9Austen, Emma, volume III
Feb 14Livesay, “Bartok and the Geranium”
McKay, “Recipe for Divertimento in D, K: 136”
first essay due: topic 3
Feb 16Mid-term test
Feb 28Goldsmith, She Stoops to Conquer
Mar 2Goldsmith, She Stoops to Conquer
Mar 7Unknown, “Lady Isabel”
Unknown, “Eppie Morrie”
Mar 9Browning, “Porphyria’s Lover”
Mar 14Grammar test
Ibsen, Hedda Gabler
second essay due: topics 1 and 2
Mar 16Ibsen, Hedda Gabler
Mar 21Keats, “Bright Star”
Frost, “Choose Something Like a Star”
second essay due: topics 3 and 4
Mar 23Wilde, “Symphony in Yellow”
Clampitt, “Fog”
Mar 28Hornby, About a Boy
Mar 30Hornby, About a Boy
Apr 4Hornby, About a Boy
Apr 6Review

Seminar schedule

week of Jan 10Angelouguide sheet
week of Jan 17grammar and writingguide sheet
week of Jan 24Yeatsguide sheet
week of Jan 31grammar and writingguide sheet
week of Feb 7Emmaguide sheet
week of Feb 14grammar and writingguide sheet
week of Feb 28She Stoops to Conquerguide sheet
week of Mar 7grammar and writingguide sheet
week of Mar 14Hedda Gablerguide sheet
week of Mar 21exam prep: poetryguide sheet
week of Mar 28About a Boyguide sheet
week of Apr 4exam writingguide sheet

Marc R. Plamondon, Ph.D. Department of English Studies Nipissing University