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  Back to Basics 2012

Back to Basics Summer Institute 2013 Syllabus

"Can We Talk: Connections and Disconnections: Multi-Ethnic American Literature and Technology"

June 19

Social Media: Web 2.0 

 

June 20

PowerPoint

 

June 21

Website Design

 

June 24

Digital Storytelling (including Podcasting and Blogging)

 

June 25

Digital Storytelling (including Podcasting and Blogging)

 

June 26

Kate Chopin’s “Story of an Hour”

Tobias Wolff’s “Bullet in the Brain”

Keiko Nozoe’s “The Japanese Syndrome”

 

June 27

Elizabeth Brown-Guillory’s “Beacon Hill”

Mario Suarez’s “El Hoyo”

 

June 28

Josefina Lopez’s Simply Maria

Alice Childress’ Florence

 

July 1

Paul Laurence Dunbar’s “We Wear the Mask”

Countee Cullen’s “Incident”

Sterling Brown’s “Strong Men”

Langston Hughes’ “Mother to Son”

Albert Rios’ “Nani”

Mei-Mei Berssenbrugge’s “Chronicle”

Langston Hughes’ “ I, Too”

Langston Hughes’ “Harlem”

Cathy Song’s “Heaven”

Margaret Walker’s “For My People”

Maya Angelou’s “Still I Rise”

Alice Walker’s “Women”

 

July 2

Closing Ceremony: Performances of Literature and Technology