Visiting Assistant Professor
By appointment only
Spring 2017 Courses
|ENG 210/800||MWF||10:20-11:15||306 Marano CC|
|ENG 304/830||MWF||12:40-1:35||208 Marano CC|
|MWF||11:30-12:25||306 Marano CC|
|ENG 587/800||MW||3:00-4:20||323 Marano CC|
ENG 210-The course introduces students to the works of acknowledged literary masters from the age of Homer to the beginnings of the Renaissance, selected to reflect varied genres, literary movements, and cultural back-grounds.
ENG 304-Designed to develop skills in critical thinking through interpretation and evaluation, this course will study in several theoretical contexts, drawn mainly from Modernist and Contemporary trends in critical theory.
Prerequisite: ENG 204 and minimum sophomore standing, or instructor permission.
ENG 376-An exploration of the mythic, philosophic, and poetic roots of the science fiction genre, this course surveys the field in the work of selected authors such as Leigh Brackett, Edgar Rice Burroughs, Philip K. Dick, Stanislaw Lem, H. P. Lovecraft, Catherine Louise Moore, William Olaf Stapledon, H. G. Wells, and others. Topics include science fiction as mythopoeia, as visionary experience, as anthropological speculation, and as metaphysics and theology. The course integrates key science fiction films, emphasizing the 1930s, 40s, and 50s.