The Modernist era
November 28: Victorian to modern
Charles Dickens, Great Expectations (until the end); read the original ending (Appendix A; pg. 443)
Thomas Hardy, "The Convergence of the Twain" (2104)
VOICES FROM WORLD WAR I
Wilfred Owen, "Dulce Et Decorum Est" (2037)
Siegfried Sassoon, "Glory of Women" (2025) - Deseree
Isaac Rosenberg, "Dead Man's Dump" (2032) - Hector
MODERNIST MANIFESTOS - IMAGISM / vorticism / futurism
T.E. Hulme, "Romanticism and Classicism" (handouts)
F.S. Flint and Ezra Pound, "Imagisme"
Ezra Pound, "A Few Don'ts by an Imagiste"
T.E. Hulme, Pound, H.D., An Imagist Cluster, Blast
Marinetti, The Futurist Manifesto
December 5: The modernist novel
George Orwell, Shooting an Elephant (2567) -Sharon
THE BLOOMSBURY GROUP
Virginia Woolf, from Mrs. Dalloway (2337-2344 only)
Virginia Woolf, A Room of One's Own (2442, especially starting 2454: Chapter 3)
James Joyce, "Penelope" from Ulysses (link), 1933 U.S. District Court Decision (2279)
December 12: CONCLUSIONS & modernism review
Check your email and fill out the Course Evaluation before it expires! A link should have been sent to you from the Vice Provost.
T.S. Eliot, "The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock" (2287) - Jeniffer
W.H. Auden, "Musée des Beaux Arts" (2621) - Kayla
W.B. Yeats, "The Second Coming" (2183) - Haja, "Sailing to Byzantium" (2185) - Angelica
Final EXAM Review
Start making a study guide and bring it to class with you!
December 19: FInal Exam
The final will cover everything since the midterm (Victorian and Modernist Eras) and will take place during our regular class time at 6:00 p.m. in our usual room.