Category: Literary and Cultural Studies

ENGL 7166: Romantic Literature

Instructor: Carlson R 2:00 PM – 4:50 PM For the last two centuries, poets have ranged their discourse against the ideologies of industrial capitalism that drive the Anthropocene. Today’s…

ENGL 7058: Disability Studies in Theory & Lit

Instructor: Glaser M 12:30 PM – 3:30 PM Disability and Lit will focus on disability and illness in literature and culture (with a primary focus on literature of the…

ENGL 3117: Nineteenth-Century Gothic Literature

Instructor: Heller TR 11:00 AM – 12:20 PM Vampires, ghosts, detectives, and double lives: in this class, we’ll explore how nineteenth-century Gothic texts dramatize the fears and transgressions…

ENGL 2026: Intro to Disability Lit

Instructor: Reutter TR 12:30 PM – 1:50 PM Disability Studies began as an academic field in the latter 20th century in response to activist challenges to legal and…

ENGL 2080: Ethnic Literatures of the United States: Asian American Literature

Instructor: Hunt MWF 1:25 PM – 2:20 PM This course offers an introduction to key themes in Asian American Literature. “Asian” is a broad category, and as such…

ENGL 2100: Ways of Reading Literature

001 Instructor: Andersen MWF 10:10 AM – 11:05 AM002 Instructor: Hogeland TR 9:30 AM – 10:50 AM003 Instructor: Andersen MWF 1:25PM- 2:20PM This course explores ways of experiencing,…

ENGL/EVST 2030: Literature and the Environment

Instructor: CarlsonTR 11:00 AM 12:20 PM How did “nature” and “ecology” get imagined into being? How can we reimagine them today? What is the role of cultural texts…

ENGL 2021: World Literature I

Instructor: Ozias MWF 1:25 PM 2:20 PM In this course, students will explore World Literature of the 20th and 21st centuries. We will read the likes of Sui Sin…

ENGL 2006: Topics in Literature, Health and Society: Madness and Neurodiversity

Instructor: Dorsten  MWF    2:30 PM – 3:25 PM How much do we really know about the mind and mental illness? We think we know what madness means, but…

ENGL 1010: Amazing Books!

Instructor: Hennessey TR 9:30 AM – 10:50 AM How better to encounter literature than through a series of absorbing, moving, and thought-provoking books, experienced and analyzed in discussion…

ENGL 2047: Introduction to Linguistics

Instructor: Leech MWF 12:20 PM – 1:15 PM This course is designed to introduce students to the basic principles in the study of linguistics. Students will study the…

ENGL 3125: Introduction to Critical Theory

Instructor: Weissman TR 2:00 PM – 3:20 PM This survey of contemporary critical theory is an introduction to major schools of thought that have shaped the study of literature…

ENGL 2134: Survey of English Literature I

Instructor: Andersen MWF 12:20 PM – 1:15 PM This course will introduce students to works in English Literature from the Old English Period to 1789, focusing on the…

ENGL 1026 – Health, Well-being, and Happiness in Narrative, Communication and Culture

Instructor: Reutter | TR 11:00 AM – 12:20 PM National news has buzzed with health and wellness-related debates on issues including widespread opioid abuse, pharmaceutical price-fixing, healthcare disparities,…

ENGL 2001 Topics in Literature: The “King of Horror”: Novels and Film/Television Adaptations of Stephen King 

Instructor: Bullins MWF 11:15 AM – 12:10 PM Stephen King is a giant in American literary fiction. His novels have sold over 350 million copies, he has written…

ENGL 2066: Topics in Musicals and Literature: History and Herstory in the Modern Musical

Instructor: Heller | TR 2:00 PM – 3:20 PM Just as musicals include both ensemble numbers and solos, the genre tells stories of both communities and individuals.  In fact,…

ENGL 2007: American Literature Survey I

Instructor: Ozias MWF 12:20 PM – 1:15 PM In this course, students will examine major works and ideas in American literature from 1776-1865. Centered on themes reimagined by…

ENGL 3090: Literature & Medicine

Instructor: Reutter TR 9:30 AM – 10:50 AM As individuals, members of communities, and citizens of nations and the world, our health and well-being depend on personal, social,…

ENGL 3006: Introduction to Shakespeare

Instructor: Leech | MWF 1:25 PM – 2:20 PM Centuries after his death, Shakespeare is still studied, performed, filmed, and adapted by artists all over the world. Shakespeare’s…