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WEEK # TOPICS READINGS IMPORTANT DATES
1 Introduction
2 Two Views of American Revolution: Blake and Washington William Blake. America: A Prophecy.

George Washington. "The Farewell Address." (Handout)
Melville. "Etymology," "Extracts." Ch. 1-23
3 Melville Ch. 24-50
Melville Ch. 51-79
4 Melville Ch. 80-108
5 Melville Ch. 109-Epilogue
Hawthorne. "Rapaccini's Daughter." (Handout) Essay 1 (5 pages)
6 Hawthorne Preface-Ch. 14
Hawthorne Ch. 15-29
7 Stowe Ch. 1-11 Revision (Required)
8 Stowe Ch. 12-20
Stowe Ch. 21-34
9 Stowe Ch. 35-45
10 William Wells Brown Ch. 1-29
Essay 2 (5 pages)
11 Sarah Orne Jewett Ch. 1-18
12 Jewett Ch. 19-24 Revision (Optional)
Faulkner Ch. 1-4
13 Faulkner Ch. 5-7
Faulkner Ch. 8-9
14 Morrison pp. 3-165
Morrison pp. 169-235
Conference Day
15 Morrison pp. 239-275
Conclusion Essay (10 pages)