AW1: Week 8, June 7th, 2019

  1. Read the sample essay in the textbook pp. 43-4.
  2. Write out the title and source information for the essay that you discussed in class today,
    1. for the original essay
    2. for the Japanese translation (if you used one)
    3. using the MLA format and email it to me as an attachment by Wednesday midnight. Save the document as “AW1 Essay Citation Your Name” and use the same for the subject line of your email. Everything should be in Roman characters. No Chinese characters.
      1. essay in a book: Last name, First name. “Title of Essay.” Title of Collection, edited by Editor’s Name(s), Publisher, Year, Page range of entry.
      2. a translation, e.g.: Foucault, Michel. Madness and Civilization: A History of Insanity in the Age of Reason. Translated by Richard Howard, Vintage-Random House, 1988.
      3. A page on a web site: For an individual page on a Web site, list the author or alias if known, followed by an indication of the specific page or article being referenced. Usually, the title of the page or article appears in a header at the top of the page. Follow this with the information covered above for entire Web sites. If the publisher is the same as the website name, only list it once. E.g.:
        1. “Athlete’s Foot – Topic Overview.” WebMD, 25 Sept. 2014, www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/tc/athletes-foot-topic-overview.
        2. Lundman, Susan. “How to Make Vegetarian Chili.” eHow, www.ehow.com/how_10727_make-vegetarian-chili.html. Accessed 6 July 2015.
        3. From Purdue Online Writing Lab https://owl.purdue.edu/owl/research_and_citation/mla_style/

      Today’s class

      • Group discussions of the essays read for last week’s homework.
      • Sentence-correction and analysis

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