SPCOM/THETR 123: STORYTELLING
Semester Outline - Morning Class
Fall 2013

Class Date

Assignment/Exam

Read chapter(s) before class

Aug. 27

Introduction : What is Storytelling

 

Aug. 29

Discovering Personal stories

Lipman, Ch. 1 & course packet pg. 4

Sept.  3 Developing Personal stories Lipman, Introduction

Sept.  5

Providing Constructive Feedback

Sept. 10

Telling Personal stories

Sept. 12

Oral Tradition Stories/Coaching/Storytelling Triangle/SkyDrive

Test 1 (covers Ch. 1, introduction, & class notes)

 Course packet pg. 6-7

Sept. 17

PERSONAL STORIES DUE

Sept. 19

PERSONAL STORIES & Self-Evaluation DUE

Sept. 24

PERSONAL STORIES & Self-Evaluation DUE

 

Sept. 26

Learning Stories by Heart

Personal story Self-Evaluation DUE

Lipman, Ch. 6

Oct.  1

Structure & Meaning

Blank Oral Tradition Peer Evaluation forms are due by noon in my office

Lipman, Chpts. 7-8

Oct. 3

Writing a Telling Guide

 

Oct. 8

Channeling Anxiety

 Lipman, Ch. 16

Oct. 10

Fantasy Stories Discussed/Imagery Discussion

Test 2 (covers Chpts. 6-8, packet, and class notes)

 Packet pgs. 8-9 & Ch. 2-3

Oct. 15-17

ORAL TRADITION STORIES DUE

PEER EVALUATIONS DUE

Self-Evaluation DUE

 

Oct. 22-24

ORAL TRADITION STORIES DUE

PEER EVALUATIONS DUE

Self-Evaluation DUE

Blank Fantasy Peer Evaluation forms are due by noon in my office

Oct. 29

Understanding the Audience

Oral Tradition Self-Evaluation DUE

Lipman, Ch. 12

Oct. 31

The Four Tasks

Sign Up for Biography Story

Test 3 (covers Chpts. 2-3, 16, and class notes)

Lipman, Ch. 11

Nov.  5

FANTASY STORIES DUE

Peer Evaluations DUE

Nov. 7, 12, 14

FANTASY STORIES / Peer Evaluations / Self Evaluation DUE

Nov. 19

Biography Overview & Characterization

Blank Biography Peer Evaluation forms are due in class

Fantasy Self Evaluation DUE

Test 4 (covers Chpts. 4, 11-12, packet, & class notes)

Lipman, Ch. 4

Nov. 21

Day to perform your Outside Telling!

Nov. 26

BIOGRAPHY STORIES & PEER EVALUATIONS DUE (6 tellers needed)

Nov. 28

THANKSGIVING BREAK

Dec. 3-5

BIOGRAPHY STORIES & PEER EVALUATIONS DUE

Outside Telling Performance Due on 12/3 - late projects will not be accepted

Dec. 12

from 10:30 am 12:50 pm

BIOGRAPHY STORIES & PEER EVALUATIONS DUE

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