Introduction and Thesis to Response Essay

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 SupergodsĀ is ______________ because _______________________________.

You need to fill in the blanks:

  1. Deciding whether you agree, disagree, or both

  2. Reasons why you have the position of agreement, disagreement, or both.


Essay 4 ā€“ Thesis and Introduction Exercise


Graphic Novelist on Campus: Bonus Point Opportunity

Freshman College and Art Dept. are hosting Graphic Novelist for both a Workshop on Monday Evening (April 8) and a Lecture on Tuesday (April 9). Please attend.

If you write up a brief summary and response to any of these, bonus points will be applied to your lowest paper grade. I will accept submissions from you in class on Friday, Apr. 12.




This week is CALA Bash here at Claflin University.

I want you to attend events that are taking place. Especially, and this will count towards your attendance for this week, I want you to attend at a minimum TWO events and write me a brief (2 ā€“ 4 paragraph summary and response) about what you witness.

  1. Your summary should be a brief description of what happened at the event

  2. Your response should tell me your opinion or feelings or what you learned at the event.

These will be written up and shared with me next week. You may use your journal for this.

On Tuesday, students from one of my classes will be presenting posters in WVM lobby, a speaker who does my avatar work drawings for this blog will be here and talking at 2 PM in ARM and there will be a comic book jam hosted by me in the GTK writing center at 4 PM.

Below is listed a link and flyer for events.

Full List of Events and Details