- Discuss Reading Rhetorically in small groups and as a class
- Review Easybib.com and the Purdue Online Writing Lab
- Review Critical Analysis Essay Prompt
Small Group Activity: Discuss the main ideas from Reading Rhetorically pg. 133-153.
Be prepared to discuss the following topics:
- Summary/Paraphrase/Direct Quotation
- Attributive Tags
- Parenthetical Citations
- MLA In-Text Citations
Online Resources for Citing Sources:
Easybib.com Work’s Cited Generator
Purdue Online Writing Lab MLA Formatting and Style Guide
Zombie Paper: Assignment Prompt
Homework Due: Reading only.
Homework Assigned: Read Deborah Christie’s “Dead New World” and write a Reading Response on your blog. Reading Responses (RR) are a mixture of summary and personal response that begins with a direct quotation from the reading. RRs have a 400 word minimum, which does not include the direct quotation at the beginning of the text. Refer back to my example of a Reading Reponse here. Due Monday 3/18/13 before class.
Midterm will be Wednesday 3/20/13, and first draft of the Night of the Living Dead paper will be due Friday 3/21/13.