Class 10 (English 25 – Spring2021)

Class Business

  • Upcoming readings and assignments: see Schedule
    • Get started reading the novel, Thomas Pynchon’s The Crying of Lot 49. (Read at to page 88 by Friday’s class if possible. If not, a minimum is the first two chapters, pp. 1-30.)
  • First essay assignment
    • Common formatting problems to avoid:
      • Lack of an essay title (provide a title that is specific for your paper, not just “Paper 1”)
      • Single-line spacing (use double spacing)
      • Lack of quote marks for direct quotations (use quote marks around direct quotations)
    • Reminder: Intellectual Property & Academic Integrity Guidelines
  • Midterm exam: 60-minute exam on Monday May 3.

Lecture 10:

Fleuron icon (small) Computer Revolution (1): History of the Computer (continued)

Fleuron icon (small) Computer Revolution (2): Rise of the Network