Tentative

(1)August 26
Introductions & Review syllabus

(2)August 29
Film/discussion: Blind Spot

(3)September 2
Introduction to Why Worry? Section

(4)September 5
Why Worry? Discussions

(5)September 9
Why Worry? Presentations and posts
Group A

(6)September 12
Why Worry? Presentations and posts
Group B

(7)September 16
Why Worry? Presentations and posts
Group C

(8)September 19
Introduction to The MATRIX section.
Film: The End of the Line

(9)September 23
The Matrix discussion

(10) September 26
Film/discussion: The Corporation

(11) September 30
Film/discussion: The Corporation
Debate papers due

(12) October 3
Debate: Is making a profit the only social responsibility of business? (Groups A and B)

(13) October 7
Due: 5 film annotations
Films: Bill Moyers on The Yes Men, and on Jon Stewart
Debate papers due

(14) October 10
Debate: Can comedy news enhance political and environmental literacy? (Groups B and C)

(15) October 17
Film: The Persuaders
Debate papers due

(16) October 21
Debate: Is American culture a sustainability problem? (Groups A and C)

(17) October 24
Matrix discussions
Matrix presentations and posts
Group C

(18) October 28
Matrix presentations and posts
Group B

(19) October 31
Matrix presentations and posts
Group A

(20) November 4
Matrix presentations and posts
Overflow

(21) November 7
Film/discussion:Fresh

(22) November 11
Finishing Fresh

(23) November 14
Introduction to Go Fix It! Section
Professor's HW
Final version of exam posted

(24) November 18
Go Fix It! Presentations and posts
Group B

(25) November 21
Go Fix It! Presentations and posts
Group A

(26) November 25
No Class
Due: 5 film annotations

(27) December 2
Go Fix It! Presentations and posts
Group C

(28) December 5
Class wrap-up. Due: take home exam