Author: English Department Assistant

ENGL 1018-002 – Freshman Seminar: The Literature of Pride and Protest

Instructor: Reutter TR 9:30 AM – 10:50 AM “Lift every voice and sing/ till earth and heaven ring;/ Ring with the harmony/of liberty.” Readers may first encounter these…

ENGL 1018 001 Freshman Seminar: Social Justice Literature

001 Instructor: Person MWF 9:05 AM – 10:00 AM A first-year course devoted to social justice topics, especially racial and environmental justice. For the topic “racial justice,” we…

ENGL 2159: Intro to Rhetoric and Professional Writing

Instructor: Wilson Mon 10:10 AM – 11:05 AM (HYBRID) This course, required for English majors in the Rhetoric and Professional writing track, answers the oft-asked question “What can I…

ENGL 2080: Ethnic Literatures of the United States

Instructor: Luckett TR 12:30 PM – 1:50 PM An introduction to the literature of selected ethnic groups (e.g., African American, Asian American, Chicano/a, Native American).

ENGL 7154 History of the Novel

Instructor: Schiff Thurs 3:30 PM – 6:20 PM Not so much a historical survey as an investigation of extraordinary novels. This is a chance to read, and study…

ENGL 7104 Introduction to Theory

Instructor: Ash Mon 1:25 PM – 4:15 PM This course provides an introduction to the many literary and critical theories that have shaped central and contemporary conversations about…

ENGL 7038 Topics in Composition: Critical Pedagogy

Instructor: Durst Wed 4:00 PM – 6:50 PM Radical educators such as Paulo Friere, bell hooks, Asao Inoue, and Ira Shor have worked for decades to develop pedagogies…

ENGL 5112 – Senior Writing Workshop: Fiction

Instructor: Griffith TR 11:00 AM – 12:20 PM Students write, read, and critique fiction at an advanced level, analyzing the various elements of fiction as those elements interact…

ENGL 3132: Toni Morrison

Instructor: Norton MWF 10:10 AM – 11:05 AM SYNC This course is an intensive study of the writing of Toni Morrison, 1993 Nobel Laureate and major American novelist….

ENGL 3101: Reading & Writing Memoir

Instructor: Drury TR 11:00 AM – 12:20 PM Memoir gives writers the opportunity to explore personal experience within a narrative structure that draws from the techniques of fiction,…

ENGL 3082: Environment in Literature and Film

Instructor: Sherrill TR 2:00 PM – 3:20 PMThis course explores relationships between human beings, animals, and the natural environments in which they live through how they are depicted…

ENGL 2074 – Social Media and Society

Instructor: Wilson Mon 12:20 PM – 1:15 PM (HYBRID)Learning to use social media effectively is essential to being a productive professional and informed member of society in this…

ENGL 2093: Cross-Cultural Communication

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

ENGL 2073 Writing for Justice

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

ENGL 7018 Graduate Poetry Workshop

Instructor: Drury Tues 12:30 PM – 3:20 PM In this workshop, the instructor will encourage students to develop ongoing projects and to launch new ones. Our approach will…

ENGL 2184: Comics and Graphic Novels

Instructor: Hennessey TR 11:00 AM – 12:20 PM Long before humans could express themselves through words, they documented their lives through pictures. Thousands of years later, in a…

ENGL 2100 – Ways of Reading Literature

001 Instructor: Carlson TR 11:00 AM – 12:20 PM002 Instructor: Carlson TR 2:00 PM – 3:20 PM This course is an introduction to engaging various genres of literature,…

ENGL 2070 – Desktop Publishing

Instructor: Cook Tues 11:00 AM – 12:20 PM (HYRBID) 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: Wilson Tues HYBR 11:00 AM – 12:20 PM Copyeditors are not the stars of the show when it comes to writing and publishing, but the glow of…

ENGL 5095 / PWRT 7095: Professional Writing Capstone

Instructor: Cook Mon 4:40 PM – 7:30 PM The capstone course is required for students completing the Rhetoric and Professional Writing track in the English major and for…

ENGL 7012: Graduate Fiction Workshop

Instructor: Bachelder Thurs 12:30 PM – 3:20 PM This fiction-writing workshop will usually focus on short stories, occasionally on novels in progress, with the aim of producing publishable…

AFST / ENGL / WGS 2161 – Black Women Writers

Instructor: SavannahTR 9:30 AM – 10:50 PM This course covers literature written by women of African descent in the Americas and elsewhere and is intended to provide students…

ENGL 2006 – Topics in Literature, Health & Society: Illness and Pandemic

Instructor: Dees MWF 12:20 PM – 1:15 PM “In Brave New World, Aldous Huxley writes, “Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly – they’ll go through…

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 basic principles…

ENGL 3046: Modern English Grammar

Instructor: Durst MWF 10:10 AM – 11:05 AM The purpose of this course is to help students improve their command of English grammar to become more knowledgeable about…

ENGL 7015 – The Literary Essay

Instructor: Lindenberg Tues 3:30 PM – 6:20 PM This course will focus on the hybrid genre of the literary essay, via both the study of published work and…