Michael Delahoyde, PhD

Professor of English

Shakespeare / Delahoyde

English 205
Section 01 [H]
Fall 2011
SLN 18366
MWF 10:10 am – 11:00 am.
Todd 334
Dr. Michael Delahoyde
Avery Hall 355 — Washington State University
Hours: MWF 9:00-10:00, and by appointment.
Phone: 509-335-4832
E-mail: delahoyd@wsu.edu


Shakespeare Syllabus

[We will be reading plays selected by the class.
So the syllabus will develop and change throughout the semester.]


August 22 — Introductions and Images.
August 24 — Background; Twelfth Night, Act I.
August 26 — Twelfth Night, Act II.

August 30 — Twelfth Night, Act III.
September 1 — Twelfth Night, Act IV.
September 3 — Twelfth Night, Act V.

[September 5 — Holy Day.]
September 7 — The Shakespeare Authorship Controversy.
September 9 — The Shakespeare Authorship Controversy.

September 12 — Othello, Act I.
September 14 — Othello, Act II.
September 16 — Othello, Act III.

September 19 — Othello, Act IV.
September 21 — Othello, Act V.
September 23 — Exam #1.

September 26 — Research Tips; “Thule, the Period of Cosmography.”
September 28 — Writing Tips.
September 30 — Project #1 Due; The Taming of the Shrew, Induction.

October 3 — The Taming of the Shrew, Act I.
October 5 — The Taming of the Shrew, Acts II & III.
October 7 — The Taming of the Shrew, Acts III & IV.

October 10 — The Taming of the Shrew, Act V.
October 12 — Hamlet, Act I.
October 14 — Hamlet, Acts I & II.

October 17 — Hamlet, Act II.
October 19 — Hamlet, Acts II & III.
October 21 — Hamlet, Acts III & IV.

October 24 — Hamlet, Acts IV & V.
October 26 — Hamlet, Act V.
October 28 — Exam #2.

October 31 — Hamlet II and General Discussion.
November 2 — The Winter’s Tale, Act I.
November 4 — The Winter’s Tale, Acts II & III.

November 7 — The Winter’s Tale, Act IV.
November 9 — The Winter’s Tale, Act V.
[November 11 — Sacred War Day. No Learning.]

November 14 — A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Act I.
November 16 — Project #2 Due; A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Act II.
November 18 — Shakespeare Considerations.

[November 21 – 25 — Thanksgiving Holiday.]

November 28 — A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Acts III & IV.
November 30 — A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Act V.
December 2 — Exam #3.

December 5 — Shakespeare Games.
December 7 — Shakespeare Games.
December 9 — The rest is silence.



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This page last updated 9 November 2011.