17th Century

Weeks 10-13

Week 10

Monday, October 26: Milton, Book 1; Lady Mary Wroth, all. [CN: damnation, suicidal ideation]

Wednesday, October 28: Milton, Book 3 lines 1-134, Book 4; Andrew Marvell’s “To His Coy Mistress.” [CN: misogyny, sexual coercion]

Week 11

Monday, November 2: Milton, Book 9, Book 12 lines 466-649; Wollstonecraft‘s Vindication of the Rights of Woman, Chap. II. “The Prevailing Opinion of a Sexual Character Discussed,” para. 1-8. [CN: misogyny]

Wednesday, November 4: Cavendish’s The Blazing World, 1-59; “It is Hard to Believe There Are Other Worlds in this World” and “Similizing the Brain to a Garden.” [CN: colonization]

Week 12

Monday, November 9: Cavendish’s The Blazing World, 60-160. [CN: colonization]

Wednesday, November 11: No class!

Week 13

Monday – Wednesday, November 16-18: No synchronous class meetings! Instead, book and attend a one-on-one Teams Conferences and a small group Peer Review for our Third Projects.

Third Projects due by the end of the day on Sunday, November 23.

Finalized posts

All finalized posts are due by the end of the day on Monday, November 30.