What you'll find on this page: workshop docket, conference docket, absence/tardy tally, blog post tally, and a corral of submission/event dates (and any other deets I deem "important"). It's a good page to visit!
WORKSHOP (in order of occurrence):
MW 4: Ryan, Louise, Aliyah, Dan, Marina, Jac, Dominique, Alex, Sierra, Colleenie, Kola, Rachel, Crystal, Gene, Jenny, Day, Ilana, Sara, Michelle, Maggie, Samantha, Becky
F 4, 5: Sam A. (2), Zakiya, Brian, Benji, Bao, Rachel (2), Susan, Aishik, Melissa (2), Richard, Michael, Kai, Leah, Victoria, Emily, Kadie (2), Kalvin, Siming, Chris,
CONFERENCES: *Amy Pond (Mm), Pablo (Mm), Emily, Capt. U. (YA), Kalvin (YA)
ABSENCES (x) & TARDIES (t):
MW 4: Ryan (xx), Dominique (x), Becky (x), Michelle, Sierra (x), Aliyah, Sara (xx), Day (x), Jenny (xx, tt), Crystal (t), Jac, Maggie (t), Alex (the Greater; xxxx, ex, t), Marina (x), Louise (x), Daniel (x), Gene (xxx), Kola (x), Ilana (ex, x), Colleenie, Rachel, Samantha (ex, ex)
F 4, 5: Sam A. (xxxx), Zakiya (xx), Bao (Capt. U; x, office), Rachel (Your Grace), Susan, Aishik (Speedy; xx), Emily (ex), Melissa (The Inquisitor), Richard (Henry the 13th), Kadie (x), Michael (Nobody), Leah (Lady Morgana), Brian (xx), Benji (xx), Victoria (tt, xxx), Kalvin (Kanye; x), Chris (Deliciosa; xxx), Kai (xx, tt), Siming (xx)
F 4, 5: .
SUBMISSIONS: First submission due - Mon. Feb 27 (MW 4); Fri. March 3 (F 4, 5). Second submission due Weds. April 26 (MW 4; Mon. May 1 at the latest) & Fri. April 28 (F 4, 5; Mon. May 1 at the latest). The submission is to be a reasonably polished five
page (double-spaced, Times New Roman, 12 point font, 1" margins) writing
sample (that is, an excerpt from an MG or YA short story or novel).
PUBLIC READING: Students are to prepare 5 minutes (3 pages) of work
ostensibly geared toward the MG or YA demographic. Participation
required. Open to family and friends. RU Barnes & Noble. 1:10 PM, Weds. April 19 (MW 4); Labryinth Books in Princeton (meet in my office parking lot, 36 Union, at 1:00 PM to caravan down) 1:00 - 4:00 PM, Fri. April 21 (F 4, 5).
MARATHON READING:Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, 10 AM - 4 PM, Sat. April 29, Voorhees Mall. Click HERE for more info.
INSIDE THE WRITERS HOUSE: Candid Conversations with Acclaimed Authors. Sessions meet in the Plangere Culture Lab, Murray Hall 302, and occur at a variety of times. Click HERE for more info. Students must attend a minimum of THREE sessions (TWO sessions are included during your regular class session; that means you must seek out a third session convenient to your schedule). Additional attendance will serve as extra credit.
Again, any IWH session above the required three (two of which occur during your class period) counts as an extra credit.