Frankenstein's Daughters:
Women and Science Fiction
E 350 (550) Dr. Lynn Alexander
Women and Literature  Office:  131C, x7281
Spring 2001  E-mail: lalexand@utm.edu
TR 11:00-12:15; Humanities 314 Hours:  MWF 9-11; TR 2-3
University of Tennessee at Martin

Schedule:

January       9    Introduction
                      11    Frankenstein

                     16    Frankenstein
                     18    Frankenstein

                    23    Wuthering Heights
                    25    Wuthering Heights

                    30   Wuthering Heights
February    1     Wuthering Heights

                     6    Herland
                     8    Herland
                       Paper 1 due

                    13    Herland
                    15    Orlando

                   20    Orlando
                   22    Orlando
                       Critical review 1 due

                   27     Orlando
                       Mid-terms due
March         1      Haunting of Hill House

                     6     Haunting of Hill House
                     8     Haunting of Hill House

                    13    Spring break
                    15    Spring break

                    20    Wide Sargasso Sea
                    22    Wide Sargasso Sea

                    27    Wide Sargasso Sea
                    29     House of Spirits
                        Critical review 2 due

April             3     House of Spirits
                      5    House of Spirits
                         Paper 2 due

                    10    House of Spirits
                    12    The Handmaid's Tale

                    17    The Handmaid's Tale
                    19    The Handmaid's Tale
                        Critical review 3 due

                    24    Mama Day
                    26    Mama Day
                       Take-home final due
Final Exam:  Monday, May 7, 10 am.  We will finish the oral presentations and I will return the finals.

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