*   Day of the Locust (1939)
Nathanael West
  *   Lolita (1955)
Vladimir Nobokov
  *   Confederacy of Dunces (1980)
John Kennedy Toole
  *   Gravity's Rainbow (1973)
Thomas Pynchon
  *   Song of Solomon (1977)
Toni Morrison
  *   A Naked Singularity (2008)
Sergio de la Pava
   
       
       
       
     

1/8
INTRODUCTIONS
1/10
Day of the Locust 59-103
(CH 1-12)

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1/15
Day of the Locust 103-185
(CH 13-27)


"Snob! Sexist! Anti-Semite!"
1/17
Lolita 3-32
(Foreword - PT 1, CH 8)

Links
Nabakov on Lolita - P1
Nabakov on Lolita - P2

1/22
Lolita 32-142
(PT 1, CH 9 - PT 1, CH 33)

1/24
Lolita 145-180
(PT 2, CH 1 - PT 2, CH 5)

Dixon - "Milk Is Very Good" (HO)

Links


1/29
Lolita 181-309
(PT 2, CH 6 - PT 2, CH 36)

1/31
Article / Annotation Due
Links
"Masscult & Midcult"

2/5
Confed of Dunces 1-103
(CH 1-4)

2/7
Confed of Dunces 104-151
(CH 5-6)

Links


2/12
Confed of Dunces 152-260
(CH 7-10)

2/14
Confed of Dunces 261-335
(CH 11-12)

Links
Sontag - "Notes on Camp"

2/19
Confed of Dunces 336-394
(CH 13-14)


Article / Annotation Due
2/21
MIDTERM EXAM
Links


2/26
Gravity's Rainbow 3-116
2/28
Gravity's Rainbow 116-180

Links
Gravity's Rainbow Wiki


3/5
NO CLASS
MARDI GRAS

3/7
Gravity's Rainbow 183-282
Links


3/12
Gravity's Rainbow 285-389
3/14
LIBRARY DAY
Links


3/19
NO CLASS
SPRING BREAK

3/21
NO CLASS
SPRING BREAK

Links

3/26
Gravity's Rainbow 389-627
3/28
Gravity's Rainbow 631-687
Links


4/2
Gravity's Rainbow 687-776

Article / Annotation Due
4/4
Song of Solomon 3-55
(CH 1-2)
Links


4/9
Song of Solomon 56-172
(CH 3-7)
4/11
Song of Solomon 173-216
(CH 8-9)
Links


4/16
Song of Solomon 219-337
(CH 10-14)

Article / Annotation Due
4/18
Naked Singularity 2-59
(CH 1-2)
Links


4/23
Naked Singularity 60-198
(CH 3-7)
4/25
REVIEW

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4/30
FINAL EXAM
1.00 to 3.00pm



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