I’m teaching four courses this semester. Here are some of the essays and stories I am excited to get to teach: “The Fourth State of Matter” by Jo Ann Beard “What You Pawn I Will Redeem” by Sherman Alexie* “The Hell-Raiser” by Kelefa Sanneh* “Facts of Life: The Case for Sexuality Education” by Amy Frykohlm* “15 Reasons I Left Church” and “15 Reasons I Returned to the Church” by Rachel Held Evans* “Becoming Adolph” by Rich Cohen “The Feminine Mystique” (first chapter) by Betty Friedan *something I’m teaching for the first time