Goals: To use discussion and personal reflection to find meaning in the metaphors and symbols within a text
Opener: Philosophy Phriday! BESIDES ENTERTAINMENT, what is the purpose of fiction? What social and/or personal purposes does storytelling serve? What would be missing from the world if we didn’t have fiction? You may include novels [which are fictional books], fictional graphic novels and comics, fictional films, songs and poetry that tell fictional tales, and any other form of fiction that you can think of.
Handouts in Class: Seminar packet
Terms and Vocabulary: none
Work Assigned and Collected:
a. I did a quick review of symbols and metaphors
b. I checked your 17-20 notes
1. Please prepare your notes for the seminar on Monday.