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A writing assignment based on Woolf

Talk Curriculum

… to enjoy learning from it.

So our first assignment was as follows:

Read Virginia Woolf’s essay Street Haunting. I recognize that this reading will likely be unusual for you since it is a literary essay written in the 1930s. I ask that you read at least the first five paragraphs several times–if not the entire essay. Then write your own version of “haunting.” Go walking or sit in a room or do some other activity. Pay attention to what you notice and what you remember and think about. Write half to a full page and bring it to our first class.

Woolf, V. (1927). Street Haunting: A London Adventure.

And here is my attempt at aping Adeline Virginia Woolf (1882-1941), and I thoroughly enjoyed the whole process, this is shaping up to be a great course…

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