JOURNAL TOPIC: [today's tunes: "Isn't It Romantic" by Chet Baker; "A Fine Romance" by Ella Fitzgerald; "What I Like About You" by The Romantics]
What do the words romance and romantic mean to you? Have you heard of Romanticism? Do you think it means the same thing(s), or something else in the context of literature? There's no way to get this wrong (yet), so throw in everything you think you know.
2. Vocab/finish writers' conferences
3. Intro to Romanticism (part I: part II will be Wednesday)
4. Your lit analysis book
1. Vocab definitions and sentences
2. Please bring your literature analysis book to class every day, and especially Tuesday 9.25