In ECS 100 we were asked to do a “topic exploration paper”. Here I decided to follow my dream of teaching English in Japan and wrote about why it is difficult to teach English in Japan. Here is a .pdf of my paper to download: ECS Topic Exploration Paper Garrett Bates

My most recent English essay was an analysis of the hunting scenes in the Arthurian literature book known as “Gawain and the Green Knight”. Here is said essay: Sir Gawain and the Green Knight Essay. It appears there was a bit of a formatting error when converting it from .doc to a .pdf file. Please ignore that if possible!

In my “creative technologies processes” class, we mostly worked with digital art tools. Here is an art manifesto that I am particularly proud of: The Modest Manifesto - Garrett Bates