Remember, we’ll be meeting this Monday to talk about White Noise. Be sure to read up to Chapter 21.
Remember: we are now in Book Club mode. That means no class this Wed., May 3. We’ll meet again on Monday, May 8.
For Monday, May 8, read up to through Chapter 21 in White Noise, i.e. finish the second part of the novel, “The Airborne Toxic Event.”
The BBC documentary on Delillo (see above) is well worth watching.
Let’s read up to Chapter 16 in Quicksand.
Let’s read up to Chapter 11 in Nella Larsen’s Quicksand.
Let’s read the first four chapters of Nella Larsen’s Quicksand (1928).
More T.S. Eliot! Prepare for a rapid-fire, in-class decoding of fragments by re-reading the poem!
Let’s push on with “The Waste Land.” Finish reading the whole poem. Don’t worry about annotations.