Graduate Work

Shakespeare: Text, Translation, Transmediation

Dr. Cheri Ross
Fall 2009

Reflections on this course

Readings: Romeo and Juliet, Hamlet, Twelfth Night, King Lear, The Tempest; each paired with readings such as  Twilight (Meyer), The Story of Edgar Sawtelle (Wroblewski), Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead (Stoppard), A Thousand Acres (Smiley), and A Tempest (Cesaire)

Contemporary American Writers

Dr. Victor Strandberg
Spring 2010

Reflections on this course

Readings: The Centaur (Updike), Confessions of Nat Turner (Styron), Sula (Morrison), The Shawl (Ozick), A Book of Common Prayer (Didion), You Must Remember This (Oates), Blood Meridian (McCarthy), The Italian Actress (Lentricchia), and Collected Poems (Price)

Teaching Writing

Dr. Joe Harris
Spring 2010

Reflections on this course

Readings: Rhetoric and Reality: Writing Instruction in American Colleges (Berlin), Writing Without Teachers (Elbow), They Say/I Say: The Moves that Matter in Academic Writing (Graff and Birkenstein), Teaching with Student Texts: Essays Toward an Informed Practice (Harris, Miles, Paine, eds), The Norton Book of Composition Studies (Miller), and The Elements of Style (Strunk and White)

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