Year 1 Course Syllabus

 

ENGL 332 Syllabus, Spring 2014, MW 12:30                                               

Jonathan P. Lamb, Professor

 

J. 22.  Introductions; course policies; how to read a Shakespeare play.

 

     27.  The Merchant of Venice, Acts 1-3

     29.  The Merchant of Venice, Acts 4-5; Bevington Intro, xi-xix; quiz

 

F.   3.  The Merchant of Venice                            Short Paper 1: rhetorical analysis

       5.  Snow day!

 

     10.  Henry IV, Part One, Acts 1-3

     12.  Henry IV, Part One, Acts 4-5; quiz

 

     17.  Henry IV, Part One                                Short Paper 2: OED lookup

     19.  Henry V, Acts 1-3; quiz

 

     24.  Henry V, Acts 4-5; Bevington Intro, xix-xxvi; quiz

     26.  Henry V                                               Short Paper 3: rhetorical analysis

 

M.  3.  As You Like It, Acts 1-3

       5.  As You Like It, Acts 4-5; Bevington Intro, lxi-lxx; quiz

 

     10.  Finish As You Like It; Review for Midterm Exam

     12.  Midterm Exam

 

     17.  Spring Break

     19.  Spring Break

 

     24.  Hamlet, Acts 1-3, Bevington Intro, lxx-lxxvi; quiz

     26.  No class.

 

     31.  Hamlet, Acts 4-5; quiz

A.   2.  Hamlet                                                  Short Paper 4: early text lookup

 

       7.  Hamlet                                                 

       9.  Othello, Acts 1-3, Bevington Intro, xxvi-xxxi; quiz

 

     14.  Othello, Acts 4-5; quiz

     16.  No class.

 

     21.  Othello                                                  Short Paper 5: rhetorical analysis

     23.  The Winter's Tale, Acts 1-3; Bevington Intro, lxxvi-lxxxii; quiz

 

     28.  The Winter's Tale, Acts 4-5; quiz

     30.  The Winter's Tale

 

M.  5.  The Winter's Tale                                   Final Project due

       7.  Last class day; review for final exam; closing discussion.

 

Final exam: Wednesday, May 14, 1:30-4:00 PM