|ENGL4642||MCCASKILL, BARBARA||T R||9:30 AM||0259|
We will screen and discuss 13-15 feature-length films and documentaries, including silent films, focused on the culture and literature of the American South. Attendance at weekly two-hour screenings outside of the regular class time is mandatory (screening day/time to be announced shortly). Students should expect to compose 3-4 essays, as well as a final assignment consisting of a five-minute cellphone video, topic to be announced. Check back later this semester for details about grade breakdown and specific reading assignments.