Have you ever been told to learn something for yourself? Describe the experience and the results.
Report on your efforts to understand Emerson's essay on self-reliance. How are you approaching the task? How much time are you spending? How hard are you trying? Which ideas of Emerson's are clear and which are confusing? What is the point of his essay and how does it relate to what you're being asked to do this week?
2. Self-directed study of Emerson's "Self-Reliance"
1. Self-directed study of Emerson's "Self-Reliance"