--to get familiarized with some of the best short stories of today
--to increase skills of literary analysis and critical evaluation of the works
We will study some American short stories.
The following writers will be included for our discussions: Asimov, Berriault, Brown, Haycox, Jackson, Kinsella, Le Guin, and Mason.
American Short Stories of Today. Ed. Esmor Jones (Nan'Un-Do/Penguin)
Will be introduced in class
Students are required to submit a one-page paper in English every week.
Class attendance, a weekly paper in English, active participation in class discussions
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