THERE IS NO CLASS ON SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 24TH! PLEASE HAVE A WONDERFUL BREAK!
1). Full draft of Research Paper due in triplicate for Peer Review Saturday, December 1st!
2). Print, read, and annotate The Atlantic Monthly excerpt of Ta-Nehisi Coates’s Between the World and Me
–Who is Coates addressing in this essay?
–How does Coates view the experience of growing up a black male in America?
–What strategies and/or communities did Coates discover to help him navigate through these perils?
–Find one passage you find particularly evocative or even provocative and analyze Coates’s message before explaining why this is meaningful to you. Practice sentence-level clarity, transitions, and metacommentary. It doesn’t need to be typed, but be prepared to read this passage aloud.