Section 1: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 10:00-10:50 AM Professor: Rai Peterson An introduction to the nature and interpretation of literary works and to reading and writing critically about literature.
Section 1: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 11:00-11:50 AM Professor: Ben Bascom Hermits, wanderers, and other figures of solitude. feature prominently in nineteenth-century American literature. From the writings of Henry David Thoreau and Emily Dickinson to invented characters by Washington... Continue Reading →
Section 1: Tuesday and Thursday 2:00-3:15 PM Professor: Pamela Hartman Readers today face the difficult challenge of choosing between and making sense of numerous competing texts, in many different forms. In this course we will investigate theories concerning both... Continue Reading →
Section 3: Tuesday and Thursday 9:30-10:45 AM Topic: Rhetorics of Social Justice Professor: G Patterson In this seminar, we will explore contemporary U.S. social justice movements that work at the intersections of race, class, gender, citizenship, sexuality, and gender identity.... Continue Reading →
Section 2: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 10:00-10:50 AM Professor: Todd McKinney As an introduction to Creative Writing, this class will provide the students with the opportunity to write fiction, poetry, and creative nonfiction. To do this, we will explore the... Continue Reading →
Section 3: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 11:00-11:50 AM Section 5: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 2:00-2:50 PM Professor: Beth Dalton This class provides an introduction to the craft of writing fiction, poetry, and creative nonfiction. Writers must read, so in order... Continue Reading →
Section 4: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 1:00-1:50 PM Professor: Michael Begnal Introduction to the craft, terminology, and techniques of multiple genres, including fiction, poetry, and creative nonfiction. Creative writing is more than just “making stuff up”—it requires making choices, taking... Continue Reading →
Section 1: Monday and Wednesday 6:30-7:45 PM Professor: Silas Hansen This advanced creative nonfiction writing class will build on the skills/knowledge from ENG 306 in order to ask--and answer--questions like, “What stories/ideas do I really need to tell/explore?” and “What... Continue Reading →