Sunday, December 4, 2011

Week 12-15

Week 12 – November 14-17: Rapunzel and Tangled
Monday: Read: The Complete Fairy Tales, "Rapunzel,” pp. 42-45
Read: L├╝thi: Chapter 8: Rapunzel, pp. 109-119
Tuesday: Film: “Tangled” by Walt Disney, 2010 (100 Min)
Thursday: Guest Speaker: Ms. Mahlia Joyce, ODMA
Discussion of Film and Tale
Blog Entry 10: Find a cartoon on-line with a Rapunzel motif and discuss the cartoon and compare it with either the original tale or the Disney film. Add a copy of the cartoon, name of cartoonist and the source (URL). Blog is due by Sunday, November 20, 5 p.m.

Week 13 – November 21-24: Grimm Pictures: Fairy Tale Archetypes in Horror and Suspense Films
Monday: Grimm Pictures Fairy Tale Archetypes in Horror and Suspense Films
Evening Film: “Silence of the Lambs”
Tuesday: Discussion of film and the Grimm’s tale
READ: Walter Rankin: “The Path of the Resistance,” in: Grimm Pictures Fairy Tale Archetypes in Horror and Suspense Films, pp. 17-39. On Blackboard under Course Documents.
Thursday: No Class – Thanksgiving Recess

Week 14 – November 28 – December 1: Exam 2
Monday: Review Session for Exam 2
Tuesday: Meeting with individual students about their papers
Thursday: Exam 2: All material studied in the second half of the semester.
Blog Entry 11: This is your final Blog. In this blog, please reread all blogs you have written and reflect about what you have done and learned in the semester. Blog is due by Sunday, December 4, 5 p.m.

Week 15 – December 5-8
Monday: No Class
Tuesday: Group Project Presentations
Thursday: Group Project Presentations, Reflections and Evaluation