Curricula

Feel free to download and alter the following curricula for use at your own school, college, or university.

Curricula Currently Undergoing Peer Review:  

To provide a peer review, download any or all of these options and mark them up through Word’s Track Changes. Then send your comments to Amy Chen at amy-chen [at] uiowa.edu. Your comments will help improve these prompts. In return, Amy will credit you in the footnote of the curricula, in the credits section of this website, and will provide a link to your comments in the component development section of this site. 

Reflection

  • General Book History
  • National Book History
  • Individual Book
  • Genre
  • Book Value
  • Book Cultural versus Financial Value
  • Curating Collections
  • Libraries (Chance Cards)

Essay

  • General Book History
  • National Book History
  • Individual Book
  • Genre
  • Book Value
  • Book Cultural versus Financial Value
  • Curating Collections
  • Libraries (Chance Cards)

Digital Humanities

  • Mapping Book History
  • Intellectual History Timeline
  • Exhibiting Collections
  • Annotated Bibliography of Digital Book History Sources

Game Design

  • Add a new country
  • Critique the game: Anachronism
  • Critique the game: Western Canon
  • Critique the game: Booklist
  • Critique the game: Representation of History
  • Propose new game component
  • Create your own game

All we ask in return is for you to share whether or not you used any of these curricular offerings as offered or if you altered it. If you changed it, please send a copy of your syllabus to amy-chen [at] uiowa.edu so that we can post it here with your name, department, and institution.