Class 11 (English 25 – Spring2021)

Class Business

  • For Friday, read at least pp. 1-30 of Thomas Pynchon’s The Crying of Lot 49. (Read at to page 88 by if possible).
  • 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 11:

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

Fleuron icon (small) Computer Revolution (3): Emergence of Digital “New Media”