> Remainder (2007)
Tom McCarthy
  > Satin Island (2016)
Tom McCarthy
  > Chronic City (2009)
Jonathan Lethem
  > A Gambler's Anatomy (2016)
Jonathan Lethem
  > Tenth of December (2014)
George Saunders
  > Lincoln in the Bardo (2017)
George Saunders
  > Wolf in White Van (2015)
John Darnielle
  > Universal Harvester (2017)
John Darnielle
  > How to Be Both (2015)
Ali Smith
  > Autumn (2017)
Ali Smith
     
     

8/21
Introductions
Tom McCarthy - Remainder
(CH 1-6; pp 3-109)
Links
Intl Necronautical Society

8/28
Tom McCarthy - Remainder (CH 7-16; pp 111-308)
Zadie Smith - "Two Paths"

P: David
S: Danielle
Links
Propellerheads - "History Repeating"

9/4
NO CLASS - LABOR DAY
Links


9/11
Tom McCarthy - Satin Island
Baudrillard - "Simulacra and Simulations" (HO)


S: Natalie
Links


9/18
Jonathan Lethem - Chronic City
(CH 1-17; pp 1-293)


P: Zack
Links
Sandy Bull - "Blend"

9/25
J. Lethem - Chronic City (CH 18-28; pp 294-467)
Barthes - "Death of the Author"
Tomasula - "Apology for Postmodern Prose"


P: Danielle
S: Kate
Links
Rolling Stones - "Shattered"

10/2
Jonathan Lethem - A Gambler's Anatomy
Geyh - "Assembling Postmodernism"

S: David
Links


10/9
George Saunders - Tenth of December (3-167)
Lethem - "The Ecstacy of Influence"

P: Natalie
S: Zack
Links


10/16
George Saunders - Tenth of December (169-251)
Morris - "Beyond Irony"

P: Danielle
S: Deyetta
Links


10/23
George Saunders - Lincoln in the Bardo (P1; 3-176)
Saunders - "Who Are All These Trump Supporters?"

P: Kate
S: Deyetta
Links
Saunders Wins Man Booker (NYT)
Lincoln in the Bardo on Prairie Home

10/30
George Saunders - Lincoln in the Bardo (P2; 179-343)

P: David
S: Zack
Links


11/6
John Darnielle - Wolf in White Van

P: Kate
Links


11/13
TERM PAPER LIBRARY DAY
Links


11/20
John Darnielle - Universal Harvester

P: Natalie
Links


11/27
Ali Smith - Autumn

P: Deyetta

Links


12/4
FINAL PROJECT DUE
Links