Dr. Kristi Siegel
Assistant Professor
English Department
Mount Mary College
Note: Although you may call me at the college or at home or contact me by e-mail at any time, my specific office hours for the online class will be from 1:00-3:00pm on Mondays and from 5:00-600pm on Tuesday evenings.
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...distance learning
Module One - August 28 to September 19

Personal Essay Paper
Weekly Schedule and Assignments for Module One

Writing Links:
Developing a Thesis
Using a Hook
Common Grammatical Terms
Engfish Handout
Sample Narrative (Kippi Story)
Pre-Writing Techniques
Using Effective Description
Pacing Your Narrative
Using Dialogue Effectively
Eliminating Cliches
Module Two - September 19 to October 17

Literary Analysis Paper

Writing Links:

Poetry Terms
Narrative (Short Story) Terms
Modern Literary Theory (recommended only if you're feeling ambitiious!)
Jane Thompson site for Literary Study - On-Book
Emily Dickinson
Edith Wharton
Nathaniel Hawthorne
Flannery O'Connor
Writing the Literary Analysis (Seamus Cooney's page)
Getting Started (advice from the College of William and Mary

Weekly Schedule and Assignments
Module Three - October 17 to November 9

Research Paper on Women's Leadership
Weekly Schedule and Assignments

Writing Links:

Writing Research Papers - A Step-by-Step List
Backing Up Assertions
Interviews - Effective Questions and Incorporating the Interview into your Paper
Using Quotations Correctly and Effectively
Evaluating Sources on the Internet
Evaluating Content in the Source
APA Format - Internal Citations and Bibliography
MLA Format - Internal Citations and Works Cited Page
Quoting, Paraphrasing, and Summarizing
Module Four - November 9 to December 4

Cultural Critique Paper
Writing Links
Weekly Schedule and Assignments
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