Watch/Read: Barry Levinson’s film “Rain Man” and read Mark Haddon’s Curious Incident of the Dog at Nighttime
Connect one key concept between two different source to challenge a stereotype or an uncontested assumption.
Write a 1 page journal that connects Mark Haddon’s book Curious Incident of the Dog at Nighttime to any key concept or idea presented in Barry Levinson’s film “Rain Man.” For example, think about how relationship or normalcy is presented in the film and how Mark Haddon’s book describes it.
Please do not summarize the readings but focus on issues you find difficult or interesting or connect to another work or to yourself. You can use journals as a springboard for generating ideas for your formal essays.