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ENGL 1A: Superheroes & Quests (Leuner Fall 2020)

Welcome ENGL 1A Students

Tutorial Goals

Welcome!  Work through this tutorial for to help you establish the social context for your superhero for your second CTW1 essay. Specifically you will:

  • Identify and distinguish different types of sources
  • Establish background social context using specialized encyclopedic sources
  • Locate current conversations relating to the social context using newspapers
  • Deep dive into the social context using books (ebooks in particular).

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Get Started:  Work through Exercise One and Exercise Two, located on the left-hand navigation.