Today in class (Mon./Tues.)
After the quiz on "The Dystopian Imagination" I'll be giving a brief introduction to Brave New World, which you can download below:
DOWNLOAD: Introduction to Brave New World (PowerPoint)
If we have time, we'll also be working on something called "The Dystopian Chain Gang" in class today. If not...
For next class (Wed./Thu.)
Read Chapters 1-3 and be prepared for a quiz
- Prepare two analytical questions based on the reading, for class discussion
Complete LRJ #1 on Mood-Altering Drugs & Happiness
DOWNLOAD: Brave New World LRJ prompts (PDF)
N.B. Although I will not collect and grade the LRJ assignments until the date of the unit exam, you are required to complete these prompts when assigned. We will be discussing each of these LRJ assignments and the articles included. Do not be surprised to find questions regarding the LRJ assignments on the daily BNW quizzes.