Final GN Workshop

-Roll Call

-GN Drafts

Before we look at our feedback, let's review a couple of things...

MLA Formatting

  • Personal interviews refer to those interviews that you conduct yourself. List the interview by the name of the interviewee. Include the descriptor Personal interview and the date of the interview.
    • (Smith, Jane. Personal interview. 19 May 2014.)
  • In text citations for textual evidence from the book:
    • EX: Is it possible that dreams may express "profound aspects of personality" (Foulkes 184)?
  • Textual citations for the Works Cited page:
    • Last name, First name. "Title of Essay." Title of Collection, edited by Editor's Name(s), Publisher, Year, Page range of entry.
      • EX: Harris, Muriel. "Talk to Me: Engaging Reluctant Writers." A Tutor's Guide: Helping Writers One to One, edited by Ben Rafoth, Heinemann, 2000, pp. 24-34.

What do you need to turn in?

Generational Narrative


  • Draft(s)
  • Two peer-response sheets
  • Prewriting/Outlining sheet
  • Final copy in correct MLA format
  • 3-4 pages

How Will You Turn This In?

1) Blackboard

2) Go to Assignments (NOT DISCUSSION FORUM)

3) Upload all your documents; you can add multiple attachments

4) Make sure to "agree to submit your paper to The Global Reference Database"

5) Hit Submit!

Your Generational Narrative (final product) is due Tuesday, September 20th by 11:59 PM.

Wednesday's Class Plan

ATTENTION: We will not meet in class as usual on Wednesday. We will have a Compinar which is where I will be coming to your Seminar class.

Professor Riley and I will be introducing your next assignment for History.

  • You will be working on source reviews in Composition for your final major writing project in History.
    • DO NOT come to my class on Wednesday. Instead, go to Seminar. You have to be present in Seminar in order to be counted present in both classes.

Take a look at the feedback I gave you on your draft...

-After you have take a look, get into groups and talk about any questions or concerns about your narrative.