Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Week Ten

Petruchio forcing Kate to kiss him at their wedding ceremony.
Image from Franco Zefirelli's 1967 film version of
Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew found in TV Tropes
Peace! I will stop your mouth.
Kissing Beatrice.
A. Much Ado Jeopardy! for a Token:
  • Open the Introductory Presentation on Much Ado HERE.
  • Open the Literary Terms III: Drama Presentation HERE.

B. Work on Journal 9.

Online Work for Week Ten

Note: items marked with an asterisk will count as your hour of online attendance for Week Ten.

By Tuesday, June 6 at 9:00AM:

1. Read
  • The Battle of the Sexes: Male and Female Reputation HERE.
  • Happy Endings? Marriage, or The Taming of the Shrew HERE.
2. *Write Journal 10.

3. Complete the Quiz on Literary Terms III on Blackboard.

4. At the beginning of class on June 6: Turn in take-home portion of Final Exam.

By Thursday, June 8 at 12:00 midday: Revise Essay 1; (Optional) Revise Essay 3
  • Read "Guidelines for Revising Essays" (packet, page 58). If you do not follow these guidelines to the letter, I will not accept your revision.
  • Check a sample revision of Essay 1 (packet, pages 59-62).
  • Submit your revisions to me or my box in E-103
**As per the syllabus, if you have turned in a draft late, it cannot be revised for a new grade.**

By Sunday, June 11 at 9:00AM: Journals 8-11. 

By Tuesday, June 13 learn one of the following sonnets by heart:
  • Shakespeare's "Sonnet 130," 
  • Donne's "Holy Sonnet X," 
  • Millay's What lips my lips.."