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Love That Surpasses Knowledge
Readings for Research and Writing ("Path 2")


"Do nothing out of selfish ambition or vain conceit, but in humility consider others better
than yourselves. Each of you should look not only to your own interests,
but to the interests of others."
(Philippians 2:3-4)


 
Grp 1: Aurora Leigh (1856)
Grp 2: Adam Bede (1859)
Grp 3: The Mill on the Floss (1860)
Grp 4: Sons and Lovers (1913)
Grp 5: The Rainbow (1915)
Grp 6: James Joyce's works (1904-1916)
Grp 7: Flannery O'Connor's works (1950s)
Week One
             
Week Two
Aurora Leigh (1856): Books 1 & 2 Adam Bede (1859): chps 1-8 The Mill on the Floss (1860): chps 1-9 (Bk 1: chps 1-9) Sons and Lovers (1913): chps 1-3 The Rainbow (1915), chps 1-3 (5-95) "Two Gallants" (1914) & "The Boarding House" (1914), 49-60 & 61-69 "A Good Man Is Hard to Find" (1953), 137-53; "The Life You Save May Be Your Own" (1955), 172-83
Week Three
Aurora Leigh (1856): Book 3 Adam Bede (1859): chps 9-16 The Mill on the Floss (1860): chps 10-20 (Bk 1: chps 10-13 & Bk 2: chps 1-7) Sons and Lovers (1913): chps 4-6 The Rainbow (1915), chps 4-6 (96-194) "A Mother" (1914) & "Grace" (1914), 136-49, 150-74 "The Displaced Person" (___), 285-327

Week Four

Aurora Leigh (1856): Books 4-5 Adam Bede (1859): chps 17-22 The Mill on the Floss (1860): chps 21-29 (Bk 3: chps 1-9) Sons and Lovers (1913): chps 7-8 The Rainbow (1915), chps 7-9 (195-258) "The Dead" (1914), 175-224 Wise Blood (1952), chps 1-8 (1-81)

Week Five

Aurora Leigh (1856): Books 6-7 Adam Bede (1859): chps 23-31 The Mill on the Floss (1860): chps 30-39 (Bks 4 & 5) Sons and Lovers (1913): chp 9-10 The Rainbow (1915), chps 10-11 (259-331) A Portrait of the Artist (1916), chps 1-2 Wise Blood (1952), chps 9-14 (82-131)
Week Six
Aurora Leigh (1856): Book 8 Adam Bede (1859): chps 32-42 The Mill on the Floss (1860): chps 40-49 (Bk 6: chps 1-10) Sons and Lovers (1913): chps 11-12 The Rainbow (1915), chps 12-13 (332-410) A Portrait of the Artist (1916), chps 3-4 The Violent Bear It Away (1960), chps 1-4
Week Seven
Aurora Leigh (1856): Book 9 Adam Bede (1859): 43-epilogue The Mill on the Floss (1860): chps 50-end (Bk 6: chps 11-14, Bk 7)

Sons and Lovers (1913): chps 13-15

The Rainbow (1915), chps 14-16 (411-494)

A Portrait of the Artist (1916), chps 5

The Violent Bear It Away (1960), chps 5-12
Week Eight
           
Week Nine
PAPER CONFERENCES occur late Week Nine and early Week Ten
submit 2-4 page outline to Blackboard ahead of time
Week Eleven
TERM PAPER DUE Wednesday, Nov. 30
bring hard copy of paper to class



"Venus and Sailor" (1925)
Salvador Dalí


Dr. Paul Marchbanks
pmarchba@calpoly.edu