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INIT 100, First-Year Initiatives
TTh 10:00-11:50 AM
Allitt, Patrick. I'm the Teacher, You're the Student.
Bain, Ken. What the Best College Teachers Do.
Bain, Ken. What the Best College Students Do.
Chace, William. One Hundred Semesters.
Emerson, Robert. Writing Ethnographic Fieldnotes.
Kluge, P.F. Final Exam.
Martin, Roger. Brave Noises.
Nathan, Rebekah. My Freshman Year.
Rosovsky, Henry. The University: An Owner's Manual.
Fieldnote notebook (required).
The Chronicle of Higher Education (arrives in bookstore in September)
Landon, Brooks. Building Great Sentences: Exploring the Writer's Craft.
All course books are also available at the reserve desk at the library. Since there are a limited number of each book (usually one or two), please make sure that you plan ahead if you are going to read a book on reserve. Listen in class for "reserve strategies," as well.
Ponder Letter 30%
Final Presentation 25%
Class attendance and participation is expected.
Early Class Meetings
The Discussion and Lecture Routine
Technology and Technique
Papers and Plagiarism
Treats and Tribulations
Radicals and Patriots
The Conscious Professor
Long Dry Spouts and Levels Unheard Of
A Dry Pleasure
Vietnam as Ancient History
First Drafts, Draft Dodgers, and Deadlines
From the Hitler-Stalin Pack to the Peace Treat
Inflated Grades and Sentiments
Finals and Farewells
Appendix: Syllabus, Handouts, and Exam Answers
I Knew Exactly What I Was Doing
Haverford—the Guilty Reminder
And All Will Be Well
The Readiness Is All
Berkeley: Thoroughly Unready
The Discipline of Literature
A New Kind of Proletariat
Reading in Jail
Poetry and Politics
The Storehouse of Knowledge
Unfolding the Origami of Teaching
Tenure and Its Discontents
Teaching and Its Discontents
The English Department in Disarray
Exchanging Reflections for Action
Marching to a Different Drummer
The Puzzle of Leadership
Looking at Success; Looking at Failure
Learning and Then Leaving
A School with Aspirations
Being a Proprietor
Real and Imaginary Power
"A King of Infinite Space"
Writing an Ethnography
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