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Workshop: Reading the Syllabus

  • Date: Tuesday, June 11, 2019
  • Time: 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
  • Location: Loyalty Hall, Conference Room 100

Working toward a more cohesive semester on the new Paideia 111 enduring question, “What Connects and Divides Us,” this two-day workshop provides interested faculty and staff time to read Fall 2019 semester texts and discuss the thematic connections between those texts. The readings include Cantú’s The Line Becomes a River (summer reading), Fugard’s “Master Harold”…and the boys, Hurston’s Their Eyes Were Watching God, chapters from Neurotribes: The Legacy of Autism and the Future of Neurodiversity, Hao’s “Folding Beijing,” Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue, and materials from the architectural firm Snöhetta. Faculty participants will receive a $100 stipend. Facilitators: Marie Drews, Martin Klammer, Kathy Reed, and Stephanie Travers

Questions? Contact Sean Burke, 563-387-2110