Thursday, September 28, 2017

Chinese Poetry
As we will note when we reach Confucius and The Analects, poetry has enormous influence in Chinese culture: particularly, a body of work known as The Classic of Chinese Poetry.

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

ENGL 2013 Assignments Sept 26 - Oct 17

Tuesday Sept 26: Chinese Poetry 759-763

ENGL 2013: The Bhagavad-Gita


The Bhagavad-Gita is a very small part of the immense Hindu epic the Mahabharata. (Basically an epic about a war of succession between two inter-related royal families in India.)

ENGL 2013: Plato, The Symposium

Plato, The Symposium

A little background: Plato is a student of Socrates – one of the main speakers here. In all of the dialogues Plato wrote, he uses Socrates as his main speaker.

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Global Lit Assignments September 21 - October 17

Thursday September 21: Read The Bhagavad-Gita 727-739.

Tuesday Sept 26: Chinese Poetry 759-763

Friday, September 1, 2017