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ERH203: Ways of Reading

This course research guide is created for MAJ Hodde's ERH203 class taught in the Fall of 2019.


This library guide contains resources in support of ERH 203: Ways of Reading, taught by MAJ Hodde in the Fall of 2020. Cadets will have the opportunity to give close attention to literary form in narrative, poetry and drama. Cadets will analyze tone and irony, the use of figurative language and rhetorical figures.  Assignments will focus on relationships between writers, texts, and readers. 

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Authors explored in this course:

Alice Walker, Flannery O'Conner, James Baldwin, Raymond Carver, Jack London, and Kate Chopin

Assignment Details:

Essay 1: Analysis of Short Story Techniques
# of Sources: 1 short story + 1 literary criticism

Length: 3-5 pages
Citation Style: MLA


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