Week Three 7.24 – 7.30
France, Alan “Assigning Places: The Function of Introductory Composition as Cultural Discourse”
Rowe, John Carlos “The Writing Class” from Politics, Theory, and Contemporary Culture ed. Mark Poster
Bizzell, Patricia “Marxist Ideas in Composition Studies”
(also finish notes on Judith Goleman’s Work Theory)
Crowley, Sharon Composition in the University
Ohmann, Richard The Politics of Letters
Grossberg, Lawrence “Formations of Cultural Studies”
Althusser, Louis “Ideology and Ideological State Apparastuses”
Adorno, Theodor “The Culture Industry: Enlightenment as Mass Deception”
Williams, Raymond Marxism and Literature
**Saturday = catch-up, catch-all day—finishing notes, organizing lists, etc.
also, go see alix olson at the Hooker-Dunham Theater in Brattleboro, VT
**Sunday hit my old stomping grounds--The Brattleboro Food Coop on our way back home…. And back to work.
Week Four 7.31 – 8.6
Marx: German Ideology
“Base and Superstructure Revisited”
“The Contradictions of Postmodernism”
“The Rise of English”
Jameson, Fredric “On ‘Cultural Studies’” from Social Text no. 34 (1993)
--- “Postmodernism, or the Cultural Logic of Late Capitalism”
Williams, Raymond “The Future of Cultural Studies”
Morley, et. al Stuart Hall: Critical Dialogues….
**daily goal of 2-3 pages single spaced summary and integration of other notes, blog entries, etc.