ENGL 7115 Critical Writing & Publishing

Instructor: Micciche Monday 9:05 AM – 11:55 AM This writing workshop is focused on conceptualizing, planning, drafting, formalizing, and submitting an article appropriate for publication in a scholarly…

ENGL 7016 Graduate Translation Seminar

Instructor: Machado Monday 12:25 PM – 4:15 PM A course in the theory and practice of literary translation, including workshops on individual translation projects in poetry and prose,…

ENGL 4006/6000 Advanced Topics: Medical Humanities

Instructor: Reutter TR 2:00 PM – 3:20 PM In both the grad and undergrad versions of this advanced topics in medical humanities course, students will focus on works…

ENGL 3107 Creative Writing in Contemporary Context: Queer Art as Resistance

Instructor: Webb MWF 9:05 AM – 10:00 AM To queer, the verb, means to trouble or disrupt. As a method, it is an act of resistance. It disrupts…

ENGL 3061 Romantic Literature

The modern world was made during the Romantic era, a time of mass war, revolution, campaigns against slavery, travel and exploration followed by colonialism and empire, the rise…

ENGL 9011 Academic Job Market Preparation

Instructor: Carter Tuesday 4:40 PM – 7:30 PM Online Synchronous In this job preparation course for humanities graduate students, participants will conduct informational interviews with people who have…

ENGL 7075 Intro to Digital Humanities

Instructor: Lee Tuesday 2:00 PM – 4:50 PM This course is an introduction to the theory and methods of the digital humanities (DH), with particular focus on how…

ENGL 2067 Topics in Film: Star Wars

Instructor: Leech MWF 12:20 PM – 1:15 PM In 1977, the film Star Wars (subtitled as A New Hope) changed the film industry and the structure of film…

INTR 5001 Interdisciplinary Capstone

001 Instructor: Beckelhimer   online  002 Instructor: Sherrill   online  003 Instructor: Reutter   online  004 Instructor: Logan    online  Students will propose, develop, and complete an independent interdisciplinary capstone project….

ENGL 2026 Intro to Disability Lit

Instructor: Cole TR 11:00 AM – 12:20 PM Disability studies began as an academic field in the latter 20th century in response to activist challenges to legal and…

INTR 1001 Introduction to Interdisciplinary Studies

Instructor: Brolley online  This course is intended to introduce students to interdisciplinary thinking: what it is, how it is studied, how we apply it to various questions and…

INTR 3001 Interdisciplinary Research

Instructor: Brolley online  This course will introduce students to the essentials of interdisciplinary research. The course emphasizes the problem-centered nature of interdisciplinary studies; the history and development of…

ENGL 2159 Intro to Rhetoric and Professional Writing

Instructor: Powell Tues 11:00 AM – 12:20 PM (HYBRID)Instructor: Cook Online This course, required for English majors in the Rhetoric and Professional writing track, answers the oft-asked question “What…

ENGL 2080 Ethnic Literatures of the United States

Instructor: Weissman Tuesday 2:00 PM – 3:20 PM HYBRID An introduction to the literature of selected ethnic groups (e.g., African American, Asian American, Chicano/a, Native American).

ENGL 7038 Topics in Composition: Writing Across Contexts

Instructor: LaVecchia Thursday 9:30 AM – 12:20 PM This course explores two distinct yet related areas of inquiry and practice: what do we know about how writing happens…

ENGL 5112 Senior Writing Workshop: Fiction

Instructor: Griffith TR 3:30 PM – 4:50 PM Students write, read, and critique fiction at an advanced level, analyzing the various elements of fiction as those elements interact…

ENGL 3097 Book Arts

Instructor: Prochaska and Weissman Thursday 9:30 AM – 12:20 PM In this lively and intimate course, which meets in Langsam Library and enrolls just a dozen students, you…

ENGL 2193 Introduction to Environmental Writing

Instructor: Patterson TR 12:30 PM – 1:50 PM This course introduces students to the fundamental principles and practices of writing on topics related to environmental issues that intersect…

ENGL 2074 Social Media and Society

Instructor: Wilson MW 12:20 PM – 1:15 PM HYBRIDService Learning Learning to use social media effectively is essential to being a productive professional and informed member of society…

ENGL 2093 Cross-Cultural Communication

Instructor: Cheng Thursday 2:00 PM – 3:20 PM HYBRID This course teaches the theory and practice of cross-cultural communication and explores the social, cultural, economic, and educational implications…

ENGL 2073 Writing for Justice

Instructor: Hyland TR 9:30 AM – 10:50 AMService Learning This course introduces students to the varieties, strategies, and ethics of public discourse. After reviewing foundational rhetorical and discursive…

ENGL 4192 Technical and Scientific Writing for Non-Native Speakers

Instructor: Cheng TR 12:30 PM – 1:50 PM This course readies students for the kinds and purposes of professional writing they will do in their professional careers in…

ENGL 2184 Comics and Graphic Novels

Instructor: Beckerman TR 9:30 AM – 10:50 AM In Understanding Comics, Scott McCloud argues that “Comics offers tremendous resources to all writers and artists: faithfulness, control, a chance to…

ENGL 2114: Abnormal Psychology and Literature

Instructor: Ash             T/R             12:30-1:50pm Why are audiences not just repulsed but also attracted (even seduced by) depictions…

ENGL 2100 Ways of Reading Literature

001 Instructor: Carlson TR 12:30 PM – 1:50 PM002 Instructor: Hogeland TR 9:30 AM – 10:50 AM This course explores ways of experiencing, analyzing, and making sense of…

ENGL 2070 Desktop Publishing

Instructor: Cook Tuesdays 12:30 PM – 1:50 PM HYBRID In this course, students will learn to use the digital tools of the 21st century to publish professional documents…

ENGL 2004 Intro to Copyediting and Publishing

Instructor: WilsonMW 10:10 AM – 11:05 AM HYBRID Copyeditors are not the stars of the show when it comes to writing and publishing, but the glow of writing…

ENGL 5095 Professional Writing Capstone

Instructor: Cook and Wilson Wednesday 4:40 PM – 7:30 PM Service Learning The capstone course is required for students completing the Rhetoric and Professional Writing track in the…

ENGL 7018 Graduate Poetry Workshop

Instructor: Zamora Tuesday 11:00 AM – 1:50 PM Communion. Who or what does your art commune with? How does your art commune? Where and when does your art…

ENGL 7012 Graduate Fiction Workshop

Instructor: Griffith Tuesday 11:00 AM – 1:50 PM This fiction-writing workshop will usually focus on short stories, occasionally on novels in progress, with the aim of producing publishable…

ENGL 2047 Introduction to Linguistics

001 – Instructor: Leech MWF 10:10 AM – 11:05 AM002 – Instructor: Leech MWF 1:25 PM – 2:20 PM This course is designed to introduce students to the…

ENGL 3046 Modern English Grammar

Instructor: Davis MWF 12:20 PM – 1:15 PM The purpose of this course is to help students improve their command of English grammar to become more knowledgeable about…

ENGL 4100: LCS Capstone – Contemporary America in Fiction and Film

Instructor: Schiff TR 11:00 AM – 12:20 PM A seminar focused on depictions of contemporary America in novels, short stories, and films. Films will be determined in part…

ENGL 3125 Introduction to Critical Theory

Instructor: Ash TR 9:30 AM – 10:50 AM We study major theories for analyzing texts (broadly construed) in Literary and Cultural studies. Some of the theories that we…

ENGL 3096 Creative Writing and Literary Publishing

Instructor: Beymer TR 9:30 AM – 10:50 AM Students in this course will develop practical, hands-on skills related to editing, producing, and promoting the online literary magazine Short Vine,…

ENGL 3079 Creative Writing and the Environment

Instructor: Zamora TR 9:30 AM – 10:50 AM Humans have a deep and complex relationship with the Earth. We are natural beings living in a natural world. Our…

ENGL 2134 Survey of English Literature I

Instructor: Andersen MWF 1:25 PM – 2:20 PM This course will introduce students to works in English Literature from the Old English Period to 1780, focusing on the…

ENGL 1002 Freshman Seminar: Writing the Outdoors

Instructor: FrankelTR 11:00 AM – 12:20 PM In recent years, the subculture of “writing the outdoors” has exploded. People spend months traveling, exploring, and fulfilling wanderlust–often in pursuit…

ENGL 7091 Contemporary American Fiction

Instructor: Schiff Wednesday 1:25 PM – 4:15 PM Recent events — the George Floyd killing, social and racial justice protests, Black Lives Matter and the #Me Too Movement,…

ENGL 5114 Senior Writing Seminar: Creative Writing and Research

Instructor: Machado TR 3:30 PM – 4:50 PM In this capstone course, students will learn to incorporate research into a semester-long creative project (a series of poems, a…

ENGL 3062 Writing in Behavioral Sciences

001 Instructor: Hyland     TR 11:00 AM – 12:20 PM  Service Learning  002 Instructor: Powell     TR 12:30 PM – 1:50 PM  Service Learning Behavioral scientists depend on…

ENGL 3049 Creative Writing and Social Change

Instructor: Lindenberg TR 2:00 PM – 3:20 PM Service Learning How does your art, your creative writing, work beyond the self to enter into the realm of the…

ENGL 3010 American Fiction, 1860-1910

Instructor: Person MWF 10:10 AM – 11:05 AM A course devoted to selected works of American fiction published roughly between the Civil War and First World War.  To…

ENGL 2017 Introduction to Poetry: Mapping Prosody via Music + Poetics

Instructor: Stephens MWF 1:25 PM – 2:20 PM In this class, we will explore the inseparable bond between poetry and music. In this class we’ll ask questions like: What…

ENGL 3069 Web Authoring

Instructor: Ulm MWF 11:15 AM – 12:10 PM Service Learning Students will create tools for evaluating web materials; they will study the theory behind web authoring to help build…

ENGL 2022 World Literature II

Instructor: Ozias MWF 1:25 PM – 2:20 PM This course is a comparative study of literature from Africa, the Americas, Asia as well as Europe. The class will…

ENGL 5124 Editing Professional Documents

Instructor: Patterson TR 2:00 PM – 3:20 PM Would you like to learn about the different types of editing out there and what each entails? Would you like…

ENGL 3032 Music and Poetry

Instructor: Yeager MWF 12:20 PM – 1:15 PM Music has an essential connection to poetry, a shared dependence on rhythm, but too often the genres are separated and…

ENGL 5123 Reports and Proposals

Instructor: Larkin Monday 4:40 PM – 7:30 PM Students will learn about the genre and process of writing grants and proposals. They will be introduced to the content…

ENGL 4092 Technical & Scientific Writing

001 Instructor: TBD   online002 Instructor: Spada  online 003 Instructor: Spada  online 004 Instructor: Powell  online 005 Instructor: Powell  online 006 Instructor: Blevins  online 007 Instructor: Stephens  online 008 Instructor: Stephens  online 009 Instructor: Specter  online 010…

ENGL 4091 Writing for Business

001 Instructor: Kissling | online 002 Instructor: Kissling | online 003 Instructor: Kissling | online If you want to feel more comfortable meeting the writing challenges you’ll face…

ENGL 2003 The Magic of Harry Potter

Instructor: Heller TR 2:00 PM – 3:20 PM In this course we will read the Harry Potter novels to examine their major themes and to explore why the…

ENGL 2007 American Literature Survey I

Instructor: Person MWF 9:05 AM – 10:00 AM English 2007 surveys pre-20th-Century American literature: from Puritan prose to literature of the early republic to well-known writers and texts…

ENGL 2008 Survey of American Literature II

Instructor: Schiff TR 9:30 AM – 10:50 AM Recent events — the Covid-19 pandemic, the George Floyd killing, social and racial justice protests, QAnon and the proliferation of…

ENGL 3086 Forms of Fiction

Instructor: Bachelder TR 11:00 AM – 12:20 PM Broadly speaking, the goal of a Forms course is to learn how to approach literary texts from the perspective of…

ENGL 3022 Writing Science Fiction & Fantasy

001 Instructor: Henley | online  002 Instructor: Henley | online In this course we will focus on the construction of imaginative narratives that fit roughly into the genres…

ENGL 2011 Intro to Fiction

001 Instructor: Davenport    MWF 11:15 AM – 12:10 PM002 Instructor: Ibrahim    online003 Instructor: Schwartz    TR 12:30 PM – 1:50 PM This course will launch students…

ENGL 3076 Writing with Style

001 Instructor: Hammond MWF 10:10 AM – 11:05 AM 002 Instructor: Stone TR 12:30 PM – 1:50 PM Writing with Style is an upper-level writing course that will…

ENGL 3006 Introduction to Shakespeare

Instructor: Huh MWF 10:10 AM – 11:05 AM In the wake of Black Lives Matter protests across the nation, the rise of what Michelle Alexander calls The New Jim…