Our modern world is filled with superhero movies. Superheroes have become an important part of the world around us. However, are superheroes just entertainment or more? In his book, Supergods, Grant Morrison makes the argument that superheroes have a power we may not actually realize is there. Morrison, in the introduction to Supergods is ______________ because _______________________________.
You need to fill in the blanks:
Deciding whether you agree, disagree, or both
Reasons why you have the position of agreement, disagreement, or both.
_Accessed on 29 Oct. 2018_Date you accessed the material (Date Accessed)—While not required, it is highly recommended, especially when dealing with pages that change frequently or do not have a visible copyright date.
Now, I take this information and write it out as it should appear in the citation, in the order I have it above, omitting the information I marked “NA”.
webster.com/dictionary/superhero. Accessed on 29 Oct. 2018.
To form the in-text citations I simply take what is on the first line, farthest to the left. In this case it is “superhero.” This, when I summarize, paraphrase, or quote from the source will be placed in parenthesis like so: (“superhero”).
On Tuesday (Oct. 30) and Wednesday (Oct. 31), Claflin University is holding its 17th Annual Conference on Contemporary English and Language Arts Pedagogy in Secondary and Post Secondary Institutions her at Claflin University.
Conference will take place in Ministers’ Hall with a Theme focusing on Reading and Writing Across the Curriculum – full schedule below and PDF copy as well.
For you, this means TWO opportunities for BONUS POINTS.
Opportunity 1: Read over the list of presentations and find one that looks interesting to you (Please note that presentations take place in panels with multiple presentations. If you attend, please stay for entire panel. Each panel is roughly 1 hr and 15 min is the length of each panel) and attend it. Take notes during presentation.
Special Note: I am giving a presentation on Wednesday afternoon between 3:45 – 5:00 PM
Afterwards, use this information to write a 1-page summary and analysis of the presentation using the template below.
You will need to then turn this in to Moodle before 11:59 PM on Friday, Nov. 2 to receive the points.
Opportunity 2: During your normal class time on either Tuesday or Wednesday I will bet in the conference. Find me and watch a presentation/panel and sign the roster sheet for additional bonus points. This sign up sheet will be available during my presentation on Wednesday afternoon