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Art of the Essay will examine the prose of writers like Frederick Douglas, Ida B. Wells-Barnett, W.E. B. Du Bois, and Anna Julia Cooper.  Students will critically analyze excerpts from selected texts and work to compose a short research paper. With reading and writing at the center of the course, participants will use their own life and real world experiences to develop a thesis and explore essential ideas on paper.
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Section Title
Art of the Essay
Type
Discussion
Days
T
Time
5:30PM to 7:00PM
Dates
Oct 02, 2018 to Nov 20, 2018
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
12.0
Location
Course Fee(s)
Course Fee non-credit $25.00
Section Notes
Art of the Essay will examine the prose of writers like Frederick Douglas, Ida B. Wells-Barnett, W.E. B. Du Bois, and Anna Julia Cooper.  Students will critically analyze excerpts from selected texts and work to compose a short research paper. With reading and writing at the center of the course, participants will use their own life and real world experiences to develop a thesis and explore essential ideas on paper.
Section Title
Art of the Essay
Type
Discussion
Days
W
Time
5:30PM to 7:00PM
Dates
Jan 30, 2019 to Mar 20, 2019
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
12.0
Location
Course Fee(s)
Course Fee non-credit $25.00
Section Notes

Art of the Essay PASCEP 0042      (8 weeks)

Art of the Essay will examine the prose of writers like Frederick Douglas, Ida B. Wells-Barnett, W.E. B. Du Bois, and Anna Julia Cooper.  Students will critically analyze excerpts from selected texts and work to compose a short research paper. With reading and writing at the center of the course, participants will use their own life and real world experiences to develop a thesis and explore essential ideas on paper.