August 19, 2015
Courses and Syllabi
Dr. Laura L. Runge
Office: CPR 360 D
ENL 6236 18th Century Women Authors in the Digital Archive
Review digital resources
Review authors and have students look through the dictionary/encyclopedia entries
Notes and Discussion Questions:
In-class writing (5 min.): What experience do you have with eighteenth-century women authors?
Share answers with a neighbor. After five minutes, we will go around the class and introduce ourselves and
share ideas on the subject of eighteenth-century women authors.
Syllabus and course resources
- Course Syllabus
- Course page in Canvas
- The google share drive: https://drive.google.com/folderview?id=0BymeDERnNAhbfi1OSWl3dE4tYTVJMFFBRjJIR1A1QUpnWWZRZ2haN2ltVUlQWmNIanBjbmc&usp=sharing
course Wikipedia page: http://dashboard.wikiedu.org/courses/University_of_South_Florida/ENL6236_18thC_Women_Authors_(Fall_2015).
Why Wikipedia: Tackling the Gender Gap in Wikipedia and Wadewitz/Stinson
Review schedule; get registered and do training ASAP
Authors and Bios
Review list of authors on syllabus
Examine the Wikipedia book of author articles, the Blackwell Encyclopedia articles and the ODNB articles
Assign each student an author and ask them to review the articles (20 minutes)
Discuss general differences and observations
Review materials and assignments for next week.
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