Seminar #4 Directions
HUM 211 - Winter 2010 - Prof. Cora Agatucci
Seminar #4 Points possible:
Please label your assignment using MLA style heading in upper left hand corner of page 1:
Seminar #4 Written Prep – Do ALL:
Part 1: Olaudah Equiano
--Based on your reading/s (e.g. 4.3), what is the significance of Olaudah Equiano and his slave narrative?
Part 2 Film & Poetry:
I Is a Long Memoried Woman – Do ALL:
--Select two significant aspects of the film and/or poetry (e.g. title, scene, poem/s, theme, image, character, Nichols' commentary, etc.) that seem to you important in understanding I Is a Long Memoried Woman.
--Illustrate these two aspects with specific examples from the film and/or poetry.
--Briefly explain why you think the two film aspects are important to helping us better understand/appreciate I Is a Long-Memoried Woman.
--Pose any questions raised by the film and/or poetry that you’d like to discuss further in seminar.
UNIT 4 Backgrounds & Required
HUM 211 Online Course Pack
--4.1 African Holocaust & Diaspora ONLINE:
--4.2 African Timelines Part III: African Slave Trade & European Imperialism
--4.3 Olaudah Equiano ONLINE:
--4.4 I Is a Long Memoried Woman Film Notes & Viewing Guide ONLINE:
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Last updated: 21 January 2010