January 22


Published on

Published in: Sports, Technology
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Total views
On SlideShare
From Embeds
Number of Embeds
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

January 22

  1. 1. welcome back to class
  2. 2. “Being a professor is the easiest thing in the world--you just have to act like you know all the answers. Being a student is much harder because you not only have to wring the answers from the cryptic professor, but you also have to make sense of them.” --John Maeda
  3. 3. thinking time
  4. 4. 25.00 18.75 12.50 6.25 0 lecture discussion projects visual/ppts writing notes survey results plus: notes on board, fish bowl, pair share and stories
  5. 5. A. E. Housman on the causes of obscurity in poetr y: When the meaning of a poem is obscure , it is due to one of three causes. Either the author through lack of skill has failed to express his meaning; or he has concealed it intentionally; or he has no meaning either to conceal or express. In none of these cases does he like to be asked about it. In the first case it makes him feel humiliated; in the second it makes him feel embarrassed; in the third it makes him feel found out. The real meaning of a poem is what it means to the reader.
  6. 6. When I was One and Twenty --A.E. Houseman When I was one-and-twenty I heard a wise man say, 'Give crowns and pounds and guineas But not your heart away; Give pearls away and rubies But keep your fancy free.' But I was one-and-twenty, No use to talk to me. When I was one-and-twenty I heard him say again, 'The heart out of the bosom Was never given in vain; 'Tis paid with sighs a plenty And sold for endless rue.' And I am two-and-twenty, And oh, 'tis true, 'tis true.
  7. 7. metonym: a word, name, or expression used as a substitute for something else with which it is closely associated. For example, Washington is a metonym for the federal government of the U.S.
  8. 8. Metonymy: the substitution of the name of an attribute or adjunct for that of the thing meant, for example suit for business executive, or the track for horse racing.
  9. 9. more recently, metonymy has received some critical attention...
  10. 10. Juno’s “pseudo-witty dialogue” relies on metonymy
  11. 11. explain metonymy in three sentences to your eight year old nephew
  12. 12. third quarter RP + JC bring Julius Caesar on Thursday
  13. 13. generating paper topics: an arguable question examples: ideal size for a church? what makes a great con artist? how has the use of ____ word changed?
  14. 14. start broad then narrow: let’s try to find some decent questions: wikipedia random article aldaily.com
  15. 15. For Thursday: a list of 5 possible research paper questions