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Literature Assignment

How We Got to Now  Book Cover

The 2017 Literature Selection is When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi. The literature assignment discussion in Canvas is due by 9 a.m. the first day of Connections, August 23, 2017.

If you are taking a 7-week version of Connections, your assignment will be due during the semester.

Before you begin reading the book:

  1. Listen to the followingpodcasts to get a better sense of this year's selection:
  2. Watch a few interviews to get a better sense of the author's voice and character:

2017 Common Literature Assignment