Fall 2014 Undergraduate Course Offerings and Descriptions


Recent course offerings: Spring 2012, Fall 2012, Spring 2013, Fall 2013, Spring 2014


 

GAMST 200 Introduction to American Studies (Henigman)
0002 TTh 11:00am-12:15pm, with film screening M 6:30-9pm

GENG 221 Literature/Culture/Ideas
0001 MWF 12:20-1:10pm (Castellano & Hamilton)

GENG221H Literature/Culture/Ideas
0001 TTh 12:30-1:45pm (Canivell)
*note: enrollment restricted to Honors students only*

GENG 222 Genre(s): Gender Studies & Short Stories
0001 TTh 5:00-6:15pm (Goode & Swartzentruber)

GENG 235 Survey of English Literature I (Beowulf to 18th Century)
0001 TTh 6:30-7:45pm (Favila & Sorge Way)

GENG 236 Survey of English Literature II (18th Century to Modern)
0001 TTh 5:00-6:15pm (White & Sorge Way)
0002 MWF 1:25-2:15pm (Pennington)

GENG 239 Studies in World Literature (Mookerjea-Leonard & Levine)
0001 MWF 2:30-3:20pm

GENG 247 Survey of American Literature I
0001 (Harrison & Lawton) MWF 10:10-11:00am

GENG 248 Survey of American Literature II
0001 (Gaughran & Lawton) MWF 1:25-2:15pm

GENG 260 Survey of African American Literature
0001 MWF 11:15am-12:05pm (Fagan, Godfrey, & Hamilton)
0002 TTh 9:30-10:45am (Cavanagh)

GAMST and GHUM courses fulfill General Education Cluster II
requirements; they do not fulfill requirements for the English Major

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ENG 294 Internship in English.
0001 (Bogard) Corresponds to 1-credit internships
0002 (Bogard) Corresponds to 2-credit internships
0003 (Bogard) Corresponds to 3-credit internships

ENG 299 Writing about Literature
0001 (Mookerjea-Leonard) MWF 10:10-11:00am
0002 (Parker) MWF 12:20-1:10pm
0004 (Henigman) TTh 12:30-1:45pm
0005 (Babcock) TTh 2:00-3:15pm

ENG 302 Special Topics in Literature and Language
0001 (Fagan) MWF 9:05-9:55pm: U.S./Mexico Border Literature
0002 (Cote) TTh 2:00-3:15pm
0003 (Mookerjea-Leonard) MWF 12:20-1:10pm. Women, Nation, Violence
0004 (L'Heureux) TTh 11:00am-12:15pm. Sacred Waters in American
          Literature
0005 (Canivell) Tu 4:40-7:10pm. Children's Literature
0006 (Bogard) TTh 12:30-1:45pm. Environmental Imagination
0007 (Pennington) MWF 9:05-9:55pm. Life-Writing and Identity
 
ENG 305 Mythology (Moore) (cross-listed with CLAS 360)
0001 TTh 12:30-1:45pm

ENG 307 Literature and Psychology: A Psychoanalytical Approach to Literary           Readings (Canivell)
0001 Th 2:00-4:30pm

ENG 308 Introduction to Linguistics (Cote)
0001 TTh 5:00-6:15pm

ENG 309 Traditional English Grammar (Johnson)
0001 TTh 12:30-1:45pm

ENG 313 Sixteenth Century British Literature (Rankin)
0001 TTh 11:00am-12:15pm

ENG 317 Shakespeare's Tragedies and Romances (Rankin)
0001 TTh 2:00-3:15pm

ENG 327 Gothic Literature (Castellano)
0001 MW 2:30-3:45pm

ENG 330 The Nineteenth-Century British Novel (Pennington)
0001 MWF 11:15am-12:05pm

ENG 340 Modern British and Irish Literature (White)
0001 TTh 2:00-3:15pm

ENG 341 Contemporary British and Irish Literature (Babcock)
0001 TTh 11:00am-12:15pm

ENG 343 Antebellum American Literature (Rebhorn)
0001 TTh 9:30-10:45am

ENG 344 Late Nineteenth Century American Literature (Hefner)
0001 TTh 9:30-10:45am

ENG 358 Oral Literature (Osotsi)
0001 TTh 9:30-10:45am

ENG 361 African-American Fiction Writers: The African American Novel
          (Godfrey)
0001 MWF 1:25-2:15pm

ENG 362 African-American Poets (Gabbin)
0001 TTh 9:30-10:45am

ENG 366 Contemporary Critical Theory (Castellano)
0001 MW 5:20-6:35pm

ENG 368 Women's Literature (Morey) (cross-listed with WMST 368)
0001 TTh 9:30-10:45am

ENG 370 Queer Literature (Goode) (cross-listed with WMST 370)
0001 TTh 2:00-3:15pm, with required film screening W 6:00-8:30pm

ENG 377 Introduction to African Literature (Osotsi)
0001 TTh 11:00am-12:15pm

ENG 380 Introduction to Film (Parker) (cross-listed with SMAD 380)
0001 MWF 10:10-11am, with required film screening M 2:30-4:30pm

ENG 381 An Introduction to Film to 1960 (Gaughran)
0001 MW 5:20-6:35pm, with required film screening Th 6:30-9:00pm

ENG 385 Special Topics in Film Study: Race in Hollywood (Godfrey)
0001 MW 2:30-3:45pm, with required film screening F 2:30-5pm

ENG 391 Introduction to Creative Writing - Nonfiction
0001 (Cavanagh) TTh 11:00am-12:15pm
0002 (Varner) TTh 12:30-1:45pm
0003 (Varner) TTh 2:00-3:15pm

ENG 392 Introduction to Creative Writing - Poetry
0001 (Kutchins) MW 9:05-10:20am
0002 (S. Facknitz) TTh 9:30-10:45am
0003 (S. Facknitz) TTh 11:00am-12:15pm
0004 (Hoover) TTh 12:30-1:45pm

ENG 393 Introduction to Creative Writing - Fiction
0001 (Majors) M 12:20-2:50pm
0002 (Martin) MWF 12:20-1:10pm
0003 (Martin) MWF 1:25-2:15pm
0004 (Fitzgerald) TTh 9:30-10:45am

ENG 396 Advanced Composition
0001 (Martin) MWF 10:10-11:00am
0002 (L'Heureux) TTh 12:30-1:45pm

ENG 401 Advanced Studies in Medieval Literature: Arthurian Legend
          (Baragona)
0001 TTh 12:30-1:45pm

ENG 402 Advanced Studies in British Literature Before 1700 (Favila)
0001 TTh 3:30-4:45pm

ENG 410 Advanced Studies in Author
0001 (Cash) MW 2:30-3:45pm. Novels of the 20th-Century American South
0002 (Johnson) TTh 9:30-10:45am. John Milton
0003 (Rebhorn) TTh 3:30-4:45pm. Herman Melville

ENG 412 Special Topic Seminar (Holladay)
0001 W 2:30-5:00pm. Modern and Contemporary American Women's Poetry

ENG 414 Advanced Studies in Genre: Narrative, Film, and War 1914-1945
          (M. Facknitz)
0001 TTh 3:30-4:45pm, with required film screening Tu 6:00-8:30pm

ENG 415 Advanced Studies in Textuality and the History of the Book:
          Publishing and Race in 20th-Century America (Fagan)
0001 MWF 1:25-2:15pm

ENG 420 Advanced Studies in Theory and Cultural Studies. Darwin/Marx
          /Freud :Revolutions of Theory & Modernity (Hefner)
0001 TTh 2:00-3:15pm

ENG 432 Advanced Studies in African Literature (Osotsi)
0001 TTh 2:00-3:15pm

ENG 437 Studies in Italian Literature (Fazzion) (cross-listed with ITAL 437)
0001 TTh 3:30-4:45pm

ENG 438 Studies in Russian Literature (Plecker) (cross-listed with RUS 438)
0001 TTh 9:30-10:45am

ENG 493 Advanced Creative Nonfiction (Bogard)
0001 TTh 3:30-4:45pm

ENG 494 Advanced Poetry Writing (Kutchins)
0001 W 2:30-5:00pm

ENG 495 Advanced Fiction Writing (Majors)
0001 W 12:20-2:50pm

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Course descriptions and other information are available in the 2013-14 Undergraduate Catalogue.

 

 

 

 
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