Paper #1. 4 pages. 15%

Midterm in class essay on Antigone by Sophocles 15%

Paper 2, 5 pages 15%

Research paper 8-10 pages = revision of paper 1 or paper 2 with additional supporting research and supplementary materials.  30%

*Group presentation: each student must join a group of 3 and make a 5- 10 minute presentation on one of the readings, or part of a reading; 10%

In class final essay 15% (paper #4); students must pass final exam to pass class


Required format for papers. Grades will be based on grammar, argument, correct citation. Revisions will be accepted and added to final grade.


Late papers will be accepted up to one week of due date. Revisions will be accepted one week after returned.