Current Homework - Satire

Satire Projects Due April 10
(Assignment sheet attached)

In Class Essay due Monday, March 23
(Assignment sheet attached)

For Wednesday, March 18
Quiz worth double on "Great Joy" and "The Fliers of Gy"

For Monday, March 16
Reread "The Royals of Hegn" if necessary
Read "Great Joy"

For Friday, March 13
Read the following three chapters in Changing Planes:
"Sita Dulip's Method," "The Silence of the Asonu," and "The Royals of Hegn."
Expect quiz

For Wednesday, March 11
Brief written response:  Based on everything we've read and viewed so far, how might you define satire?

For Friday, March 6
Finish "The True Story of Ah Q"
1/2 page response:  did your feelings about Ah Q change in the last chapters?  Why/why not?

For Wednesday, March 4
Read chapters 5 - 7 in "The True Story of Ah Q"
Expect a quiz

For Monday, March 2
Read chapters 1 - 4 in "The True Story of Ah Q"
Expect a quiz

For Friday, February 27
One page response to "The Nose"
Based on what you know of satire, do you see satire in this story?  If so, what might Gogol be satirizing?  Show that your analysis is text-based!
Honors/extra credit:  Discuss the theory that "The Nose" is a dream.  Do you buy it?  Why/why not?

For Wednesday, February 25
Finish reading "The Nose"

For Monday, February 23
Read "The Nose" part one (to the break on page 207)
Expect a quiz!

DUE TO MONDAY'S SNOW DAY, MARKETING PITCHES WILL TAKE PLACE ON WEDNESDAY, FEB 11.  HOMEWORK IS TO WORK ON YOUR GROUP PRESENTATION.

For Wednesday, January 22

List satirical strategies you see being used in the clip(Include any that are already on our list as well as any new ones you notice.)


For Wednesday, January 15

Read "A Modest Proposal"
Please answer the following questions in a written response:
1.    What questions do you have about this reading?
2.    What do you think Jonathan Swift is trying to say?
3.    How did reading this make you feel?
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Thomas Hinkle,
Mar 20, 2015, 10:28 AM
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Thomas Hinkle,
Mar 20, 2015, 10:27 AM
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Thomas Hinkle,
Mar 27, 2015, 5:24 AM
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