Class, Mon, 2/13

Media Feeds

In groups: Review our course feeds on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Pick one post that you’d like to talk about with the larger class—that either makes a interesting point about the issues we’ve been discussing, or makes an effective use of the platform.

Lakoff on Trump on Twitter

lakoff-2017-trump-taxonomy
George Lakoff. 2017. A Taxonomy of Trump Tweets.

Writing: First Response to Carr

Questions About Course

To Do

  1. Wed, 2/15, class: Read Carr to p. 114. Before class, tweet one passage from the book you’d like us to discuss. Note the page you’re quoting, and remember to use #e397dr. Please also read Fenton and Lee to p. 9. Note any ways their advice might help you with writing your first response to Carr.
  2. Thurs, 2/16, 10:00 am: Post your first response to Carr to this site.
  3. Fri, 2/17, class: Read and write a brief comment on the posts from each member of your group. You’ll discuss each other’s writing in class.
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Author: Joe Harris

I teach composition, creative nonfiction, and digital writing at the University of Delaware.

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