Participation/Attendance (10%): You should do all the reading before coming to class or discussion section. Perhaps take some notes as you read to help you focus on relevant themes, questions, and ideas. Attendance is mandatory in this class for both lecture and discussion.
3 X 2-Page Essays (30%): Over the course of the semester, you will hand in THREE 2-page essays in response to assignments. The first assignment will be due in class during WEEK 4 (Jan. 30). Two other short assignments will follow in WEEK 7 (Feb 27) and 12 (March 31).