US101US: First Year Seminar Reading List
Fall 2019 Reading List ~ Under Construction
Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi. “The Danger of a Single Story.” TEDTalks, July 2009. www.ted.com/talks/chimamanda_adichie_the_danger_of_a_single_story.
King, Martin Luther, Jr. “Letter from Birmingham Jail.” Africa.upenn.edu, 21 May 2015.
Plato. “Apology” and “Crito.” Last Days of Socrates. Penguin Books, 2003.
Sandel, Michael. “Doing the Right Thing.” Justice: What’s the Right Thing to do? Farrar, Strauss & Giroux, 2009, pp. 3-30.
Stevenson, Bryan. Just Mercy: a Story of Justice and Redemption. Spiegel & Grau, 2015.
Wyckoff, William. How to Read the American West: a Field Guide. University of Washington Press, 2014.
Instructor Choice Recommendations:
Headlee, Celeste. “10 Ways to have a Better Conversation.” TED.com, May 2015. https://www.ted.com/talks/celeste_headlee_10_ways_to_have_a_better_conversation#t-690034
Mooney, Chris. “Made-Up Minds.” The Week, May 13, 2011, www.theweeks.com/articles/484765/madeup-minds. Accessed 19 December 2016.
Talarico, Donna. “Kids, have you seen my backpack…?” and Other Inspirational Stories of Non-Traditional Students: An Adult Learner Anthology. iUniverse, 2005.