UNIV 112 Fall 2015 Jackson Unit 2 Schedule: Unit 2 is a four-week unit. The schedule below is subject to change—but only if necessary. Monday September 28 - Introduction to Unit 2. - Introduce Summary. Wednesday 30 - Discuss Dillard (summary and analysis). HW for next class: - Read Unit 2 Overview - Read Annie Dillard, Living Like Weasels” (p. 146). - Prepare for Dillard discussion (see U2 Overview, “Readings”). HW for next class: - Read Ta-Nehisi Coates, “Acting French” (p. 105). - Prepare for Coates discussion. 5 - Discuss Wallace (summary, analysis, and response). 7 - Discuss Wallace. - Introduce Synthesis. - Discuss Dillard, Coates, and Wallace. HW for next class: - Prepare analysis questions on Wallace. - Write on what themes Dillard, Coates, and Wallace have in common. 12 - Discuss Unit 1 Text. - Introduce Core Assignment and Video Draft Assignment. - Take stock of our 4 texts. HW for next class: - Review the four FI Reader texts from Unit 1. Friday October 2 - Discuss Coates (summary and analysis). - Introduce Analysis and Response. HW for next class: - Blog Post #5. - Read David Foster Wallace, “Consider the Lobster” (p. 360). - Prep. Wallace discussion. 9 - The class will select 1 text from Unit 1. HW for next class: - Blog Post #6 14 - Flex Time (work on draft). 16 - Video Draft Due. HW for next class: - TBA. HW for next class: - Blog Post #7. 21 - Workshopping and Revision. 23 - Unit 2 Essay Due. HW for next class: - Work on your draft. 19 - Workshopping and Revision. HW for next class: - Blog Post #8.