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For Monday (April 3)

Let’s tackle the first nine chapters of Steinbeck’s The Grapes of Wrath (1939) in class. One good introduction to the situation of the Joads can be found in the video above – – Pare Lorentz’s The Plow That Broke the Plains (1937). … Continue reading

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For Wed. (March 29)

It’s presentation day!  Remember: 20 minutes per group.  Time limits will be ruthlessly enforced. Also, your three (3) page (approximate) write-up on your subgroup’s research is due.  Write this in a google doc and send me the link.

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For Monday (3/1)

Finish reading In Dubious Battle. And, be sure to post your research questions for your group along with a tentative research plan, e.g. where you’re going to look for further material and what kind of material you’ll be looking for.

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