Author Archives: Edissa Nicolas-Huntsman

Final Tuesday, Dec. 16 10:30am, MUB 255

Dear Students, I’m going to reserve the first half hour of class for the final presentation. If you all don’t want to do it, we’ll work something out tomorrow. Otherwise, be ready!   Again: journals, research paper and other outstanding … Continue reading

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Homework for the Week of December 2 and 4

  Dear Students,   Happy Thanksgiving! Be safe, and get some rest. Here’s the homework for next week:   Read the next section, Part Three, of Dreams from My Father by Barack Obama, “Kenya.” Optional/make-up journal: for Tuesday, write a … Continue reading

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Homework for the Week of November 25 and THANKSGIVING (but you’ll be the only one there!)

  Dear Students,   People, please stay strong. We’re almost done! You can do it. Here’s the homework for next week:   Optional: Watch this short video interview of the great Toni Morrison and Stephen Colbert: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=onuMdF-iJIE&feature=youtu.be Read the next … Continue reading

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Research and Autobiography Assignment

  This is an 8-10-page Research and Analysis assignment. The goal of this assignment is to interrogate your own origins—to fundamentally ask yourself who you are, where you come from, and what influences shape your psyche, personality and mindset— all … Continue reading

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1A Journal Assignment

10 journals, as assigned, are due December 18, 2014 during our final examination period. They are worth up to 20 points each for a total 200 possible points. Each journal entry may be handwritten or typed and must include the … Continue reading

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Homework for the Week of November 18 and 20

  Dear Students,   We’re on the home stretch now. Keep going! Here’s the homework for next week:   Read the first section of Dreams from My Father by Barack Obama, pages xii-129, “Introduction” and “Origins.” Optional/make-up journal: for Thursday, … Continue reading

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Research Link:

http://ccsf.libguides.com/autobiography

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