Overview ButtonLab ButtonForum Button
(Caveat: Potentially volatile! The readings, and discussion response dates are subject to change, please refer to the Laboratory Update Page each week.)

Unless otherwise noted, the readings listed bellow will be our focus for the laboratory. Be aware, I may provide additional, and supplemental material to the laboratory reader, however, our focus will be the texts listed.

Hellos and Housekeeping


Web Buttons Week (1)
The Lost Art of Letter Writing.
Course Reader: Soko, Pratury, Purdue University: Writing The Business Letter, King, Excerpts from The Daily Chronicle
(Discussion response due Saturday, 8pm)


Web Buttons Week (2)
Tuesday .
Course Reader: Biondo, Soto, University of Iowa, Daily Mail, Huffington Post, Lynch (Discussion response due Saturday, 8pm)


Web Buttons Week (3)
Tuesday
Nonfiction Prose, Setting/Place.
Course Reader: Weigel, Teague, Austin
(Discussion response due Saturday, 8pm)


Web Buttons Week (4)
Tuesday
People.
Course Reader: Banksy, Menjivar
(Discussion response due Saturday, 8pm)


Saturday Group Meet @ Getty Center.

DOWNLOADABLE ITINERARY:
MRDLA WRITING LAB GOES TO THE GETTY– AN OPEN INVITATION.


Web Buttons Week (5)
Tuesday.
Poetry: Form
Course Reader: Gibran, Menjivar, Radford, Hahn
(Discussion response due Saturday, 8pm)


Web Buttons Week (6)
Tuesday.
Poetry: Writing Outside of the Box
Course Reader: Grubb, The Matrix, Niemöller, Williams, Gibson, Hill
(Discussion response due Saturday, 8pm)


Web Buttons Week (7)
Tuesday.
Prose: The Order and Sequence of Events
Menjivar, Gingerich, Porter, Alaux et al,
(Discussion response due Saturday, 8pm)


Web Buttons Week (8)
Tuesday.
Conflict
Emerson, Wickman, Menjivar
(Discussion response due Saturday, 8pm)


Web Buttons Week (9)
Tuesday.
The Editing Process
Vries, Tretheway
(Discussion response due Saturday, 8pm)


Saturday Group Meet @ Tia Chuchas Centro Cultural


Web Buttons Week (10)
Tuesday August 12th.
Publishing Your Work
TBA, see course reader.
(Portfolio due Saturday, 8pm)


Advertisements