ENGLISH 326 LITERARY DIMENSIONS OF FILM
Course Outline
Date Classwork Course Preparation
Jan 14 Course Introduction Journal 1 in Class
Jan 19 The Elements of Film EWLF ch. 4
Jan 21 Alexander Nevsky Film Showing       
Jan 26 The Elements of Drama EWLF ch. 3; Journal 2
Jan 28 Henry V as Drama Henry V 1, 2; Journal 3
Feb 2 Henry V as Drama  Henry V 3, 4, 5; Journal 4
Feb 4 Henry V Film Showing #1  
Feb 9 Henry V Film Showing #2 Journal 5   
Feb 11 Henry V as Drama and Film Journal 6
Feb 16 Henry V as Drama and Film  
Feb 18 Joan of Arc as History and Drama Joan of Lorraine; Journal 7
Feb 23 Joan the Maid: The Prisons Film Showing  
Feb 25 Passion of Joan of Arc Film Showing Journal 8
Mar 1 Joan of Arc in Drama and Film Journal 9; PAPER # 1 DUE
Mar 3 Midterm Examination  
Mar 6-14 SPRING RECESS/NO CLASS MEETING  
Mar 15 Elements of the Screenplay; Screenwriting/Novelizing Handouts
Mar 17 NO CLASS MEETING Rent and View Casablanca
Mar 22 The Stranger The Stranger; Journals 10 and 11
Mar 24 NO CLASS MEETING
Mar 29 The Elements of Fiction ELWF ch. 1; Handouts
Mar 31 "Hills Like White Elephants," "A Rose for Emily" Journal 12
Apr 5 "Emily" and "Elephant" as Fiction and Film Journal 13
Apr 7 "Rear Window" as Fiction "Rear Window" (Omnibus); Journal 14
Apr 12 Rear Window Film Showing  
Apr 14 Rear Window as Fiction and Film Journal 15 
Apr 19 Slaughterhouse Five as Novel  Slaughterhouse Five ; Journal 16
Apr 21 Slaughterhouse Five Film Showing  
Apr 26 Slaughterhouse Five as Fiction and Film Journal 17; SCREENPLAY/NOVEL DUE
Apr 28 Course Review  Journal 18; 25 JOURNAL ENTRIES DUE
May 3 Final Examination: Anspach 255 2-3:50 p.m.  

 Film Showings

FILM LENGTH DATE
Alexander Nevsky 108 min (1:48) 1/21/04
Henry V (1944) 137 min (2:17)  2/2-4/04
Henry V (1989) 138 min (2:18) 2/9-11/04
Joan the Maid: The Prisons 116 min (1:56) 2/18-23/04

Passion of Joan of Arc

97 min (1:37)  2/25/04
Casablanca [To be viewed independently outside of Class] 122 min (2:02) 3/15-22/04
A Rose For Emily; Hills Like White Elephants    90 min (1:30) 3/31-4/5/04
Rear Window 112 min (1:52) 4/12/04
Slaughter-House Five 105 min (1:45)  4/21/04

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