Life is not easy and one tends to lose many people within his or her life. And when you lose someone, they are then out of reach, and away from sight to a point where they can no longer exchange those words that were said the day before.
You are to contact these group members via email. You have the capability to do live chats via the group pages. You will break the group down into pairs, or in a few cases, you may work alone or in threes for the Poetry Festival.
Post your Introduction on the Discussion Board as soon as possible. To access the DB, go to the opening page of this course, click on Communications, then on Discussion Board when the list isgenerated. This is worth 25 points. Post these bios by Sunday night, Week 2 for credit.
Choose your author for a special report and email me your choice. There are 30 choices for author reports. Instructions for the Reports are in the Reports, Papers, and Projects section of this course.
January You should soon be well into the following assigned readings and activities very soon. The course moves fast.
E-texts of these early readings are included in the Course Document section of this course if you do not have a book yet. These articles are links to material which contains what scholars say about the works we read, what the significance is of the author and his work, and guidance as to what the meaning is.
Sometimes there are summaries to allow you to check your comprehension, but these summaries do not take the place of reading the originals. These course documents are extremely important in that they take the place of in-class lectures.
You can have one delivered to the campus nearest you if you wish to see it or have one sent to your computer or your home. You may earn 10 points extra credit if you watch the movie and write a word reaction to it and email it to me before mid-semester.
Repeat Discussion Board 1: This is worth 25 pointsPost these bios by Sunday night, Week 2 for credit. List of all reports there as well.
Choose your author and email me immediately. Choose your author for a special reportand email me your choice. Repeat Whoever chooses an author first prevails. Look at your personal schedule to decide whether you want to present your report early or later in the semester.
All Author reports are due by Wednesday midnight of the week we read that author. January February 6 Read: See Course documents Pope Folder for help with the plot, satire, definition of Mock Epic and meaning of the selection.
Author Report 1on Swift, done by a class member, is also intended to help your understanding of Swift and his World in the England of the Enlightenment. All author reports are due by Wednesday midnight of the week we read these authors.
For example, Swift report is due Wednesday of this week, Week 3. Reports are posted on the Discussion Board under the heading of the author. Reports, Papers, Projects for specific instructions. Post onDiscussion Board, Author Report 1: Swift Week 3, Wednesday midnight Author Report 2: Pope Week 3, Wednesday midnight Take: Voltaire, Candide, — ; 2.
Course Documents in folder on Voltaire and Candide; 3. Candide and Confessions Author Report 3: Voltaire Due Week 4, Wednesday midnight.Winner of the Nobel Prize in , Pablo Neruda is one of the most widely read poets in the world today.
His most popular book, Twenty Love Poems and a Song of Despair, has more than a million. Pablo Neruda’s “Tonight I Can Write the Saddest Lines” explains perfectly how someone’s process of loss can turn out to be.
In the poem, the author mourns over the loss of his love life by visiting past memories and wishing she were with him. The Sea” by Pablo Neruda Pablo Neruda speaks of live and death. He portrays the seas in a dichotomy as it dread by it waves and have a caressing moment at other time.
In addition, the poem shows the synonymous of our life. We experience break ups, but at other time, we sing. Therefore, as [ ]. Pablo Neruda, “Tonight I Can Write,” and “Walking Around” () All these Course Documents in Latin American and Spanish/Portugese Authors Folder Author Report Jorge Luis Borges.
Tonight I can write is the better if not the best english translation of this pablo neruda classic puedo escribir. Ah vastness of pines, murmur of waves breaking, slow play of lights, solitary bell, twilight falling in your eyes, toy doll, earth-shell, in whom the earth sings!