Section M
Last taught Winter 2006-07

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English 111 M Winter Quarter 2006-07 Readings

The following are handouts, informational sheets, and readings that will be assigned or used over the course of the quarter. Each student will recieve a copy of each as a handout in class during the appropriate week. If you miss a sheet, feel free to print out a new copy.


ENGL111 Student Info Sheet & Release Form

ENGL111 Computer Integrated Classroom LAN Primer

Ed's Top Ten Ways to Survive University

Ed's Top Ten Rules of Writing

Time Management Tips

Top Ten Traps of Studying

     Example of a Short Paper Assignment (Formatting)

Claims, Claims, Claims

Toulmin's Ideas About Argument

MLA Parenthetical Documentation & Bibliography

     Example of an Annotated Bibliography (Formatting)

Quoting, Paraphrasing, and Summarizing

Introductions & Conclusions

     Example of a Major Paper Assignment (Formatting)

Revision Strategies


The readings for class are available via the course website, through the university’s online course reserves (, or directly from the web. Refer to the class calendar for when specific readings are due. The following is a full bibliographical list of the class readings:

"Episode 4: Davis vs. Tyrie." Real World: Denver. 28 Dec. 2006.

Gibson, William. “Burning Chrome.” 19 Sep. 2006.
     (Also available via e-reserve.)

Identity. Perf. Penn Jillette. 28 Dec. 2006.

Lister, Martin and Liz Wells. “Seeing Beyond Belief: Cultural Studies as an Approach to Analysing the Visual.”
     Reading Contexts. Ed. Gail Stygall. New York: Thomson Wadsworth, 2005: 431-479.      (Available via e-reserve.)

McBride, Dwight. “Why I Hate Abercrombie and Fitch.” Why I Hate Abercrombie and Fitch. New York: NYU Press,
     2005: 59-87. (Available via e-reserve.)

Nakamura, Lisa. “Race in the Construct and the Construction of Race.” Cybertypes. New York: Routledge, 2000: 61-85.
     (Available via e-reserve.)

Orwell, George. “Such, Such Were the Joys.” A Collection of Essays. New York: Harvest Book, Harcourt, Inc., 1946:
     1-47. (Available via e-reserve.)

Proulx, Annie. “Brokeback Mountain.” Close Range: Wyoming Stories. New York: Scribner, 1999: 255-285.
     (Available via e-reserve.)

"Reality Television." 23 Dec. 2006. 28 Dec. 2006.

Rowling, J.K. “The Potions Master.” Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. New York: Scholastic, Inc., 1997:
     131-142. (Available via e-reserve.)

Stygall, Gail. “Argument in College Writing.” Reading Contexts. New York: Thomson Wadsworth, 2005: 67-102.      (Available via e-reserve.)

Stygall, Gail. “Rhetorical Reading: Reading for Writing.” Reading Contexts. New York: Thomson Wadsworth, 2005: 21-31.
     (Available via e-reserve.)