RW = Joseph Harris’s Rewriting

Date Major Due Dates; Homework (due day listed); In class
T 8/30 Introduction to Course; Notes and Unit 1 Overview
Th 9/1 Read RW Introduction and Ch. 1 (also available on Moodle); Notes
T 9/6 Read Barrett and Myers (also available on Moodle); Discuss Coming to Terms with Harris and Notes
Th 9/8 Coming to Terms short paper due; Notes
T 9/13 Read Lynch (Moodle) and Ratnayake; Notes
Th 9/15 Coming to Terms short paper due; Notes
T 9/20 Paper 1 due for peer reviews; Notes, discuss Reid, sign up for conferences
Th 9/22 Conferences
T 9/27 Paper 1 revisions due; Notes
Th 9/29 Read RW Ch. 2 and 3 (Moodle); Notes
T 10/4 Read Schalk and Febos; Notes
Th 10/6 Read Loofbourow; Notes
Th 10/13 Midterm Reflection due
T 10/18 Coming to Terms with Culture paper due
Th 10/20 Paper 2 Research due; Mapping Paper 2 activity; Discuss plagiarism resources (here, here, and here)
T 10/25 Paper 2 due for peer reviews in class; Notes and exercises; sign up for conferences
Th 10/27 Conferences
T 11/1 Paper 2 revisions due
Th 11/3 Read RW Ch. 4 and 5; APA Worksheet
T 11/8 Complete draft of Paper 3 reflection; Sign up for conferences
Th 11/10 Discuss reflexivity and metatext; Revisit 10/5 notes and exercises
T 11/15 Conferences
Th 11/17 Paper 3 due by end of Friday
T 11/22 Read “Public Speaking” from Univ. of Pittsburgh; Complete paper reflection; Discuss Tufte, presentations, and Jackson; Sign up for presentations
T 11/29 Presentation outline and visual aid due for peer reviews; Discuss Gershman, sample presentation
Th 12/1 Presentations
T 12/6 Presentations
Th 12/8 Presentations
T 12/13 Final Reflection due