On the reading material assigned for each session you are required to write one page and a half of critical response of the reading. This should include the following: 1) a summary of the main ideas/themes presented in the reading 2) your critical reflections on the reading: how the reading improved your knowledge; if the reading was imbalanced covering certain issues and leaving others; or any critique or insights that that was provoked in your mind 3) what kind of questions or issues have raised in your mind after reading the material.