English Course Descriptions

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Spring 2018 COURSE DESCRIPTIONS*

*this schedule is subject to change

Course

Course Title

Instructor

Time

2201.020

Literary Heritage: Intro to LGBTQ Lit

Wilson, Brandy

TR 9:40

3104.001

Special Topics: Rediscovering Harry Potter: Sources, Landscapes, and Legacies

Jones, Tammy and Dice, Cathy

T 2:40

3210.001

British Lit to 1750

Cervone, Cristina

MW 12:40

3210.002/.350

British Lit to 1750 with Honors embedded

Cervone, Cristina

TR 11:20

3212.001

16th Century Literature

Phillips, Josh

TR 9:40

3220.001

British Lit Since 1750

Mickalites, Carey

MW 12:40

3220.002

British Lit Since 1750

Gal, Grace

TR 1:00

3220.M50

British Lit Since 1750 WEB

Martin, Catherine

WEB

3224.001

20th Century British Lit

Mickalites, Carey

MW 2:20

3325.001

Af/Am Lit Through Harlem Renaissance

Crosby, Shelby

TR 1:00

3326.001

Af/Am Lit After Harlem Renaissance

Tucker, Terrence

MWF 9:10

3326.M50

Af/Am Lit After Harlem Renaissance WEB

Tucker, Terrence

WEB

3327.001

American Lit to 1865

Harris, Donal

MW 2:20

3327.002/.350

American Lit to 1865 with Honors embedded

Miles, John

TR 9:40

3329.001

Major Authors in American Lit

Britt, Theron

MWF 11:30

3401.001

Children's Lit

Dice, Cathy and Jones, Tammy

TR 11:20

3401.002

Children's Lit

Smith, Stacy

TR 9:40

3401.003

Children's Lit

Cohoon, Lori

MW 2:20

3401.501

Children's Lit MILLINGTON 2nd Session

TBA

T 5:00-9:45

3500.001

Practical English Grammar

Barlow, Greg

MWF 11:30

3501.M50

Modern English Grammar WEB

Dalle, Teresa

WEB

3601.001

Technical and Prof Writing

Kessler, Molly

MW 12:40

3601.002

Technical and Prof Writing

Lane, Liz

TR 1:00

3601.M50

Technical and Prof Writing WEB

Kessler, Molly

WEB

3603.001

Engineering Communication

Kim, Loel

MW 2:20

3603.002

Engineering Communication

Kim, Loel

MW 12:40

3603.003

Engineering Communication

Adams, Ayanna

TR 9:40

3604.001

Persuasive Writing

Duffy, Will

TR 9:40

3604.002

Persuasive Writing

Duffy, Will

TR 1:00

3604.003 

Persuasive Writing 

Verbist, Calen

MW 2:20

3604.M50

Persuasive Writing WEB

Jones, Joseph

WEB

3606.001

Poetry Writing

TBA

MW 2:20

3606.002

Poetry Writing

TBA

TR 11:20

3607.001

Fiction Writing

TBA

TR 9:40

3607.002

Fiction Writing

Santo, Courtney

MW 12:40

3607.003

Fiction Writing

TBA

TR 2:40

3608.001

Creative Non-Fiction Writing

Bolin, Alice

TR 11:20

4104.001

Special Topics: Wilson and the Af/Am Dramatic Tradition

Menson-Furr, Ladrica

TR 11:20

4243.001

Studies in British Lit

Tabachnick, Steve

TR 1:00

4346.001

Studies in American Lit

Miles, John and Scraba, Jeff

TR 11:20

4373.M50

Af/Am Author since Harlem Renaissance WEB

Mitchell, Verner

WEB

4456.001

Reading in Literary Nonfiction

Harris, Donal

MW 12:40

4501.001

History of the English Language

Adams, Rebecca

MW 12:40

4530.001

Practicum in ESL

TBA

TBA

4531.001

Methods and Techniques in ESL

Jones, Tammy

MW 2:20

4531.002

Methods and Techniques in ESL

Jones, Tammy

MW 12:40

4531.M50

Methods and Techniques in ESL WEB

Fuentes, Ron

WEB

4531.M51

Methods and Techniques in ESL WEB

TBA

WEB

4532.001

Skills App and Assessment in ESL

Swan, Jessica

TR 1:00

4599.001

Forms of Creative Non-Fiction

Bolin, Alice

TR 1:00

4601.001

Poetry Workshop

Wicker, Marcus

MW 12:40

4603.001

Fiction Workshop

Santo, Courtney

MW 2:20

4625.001

History of Rhetoric

McAdon, Brad

TR 11:20

4630.001

Internship in Prof. Writing

Dice, Cathy

TBA

4640.001

English Internship

Dice, Cathy

TBA

4996.001

Honors Thesis

Miles, John

TBA

4/6619.001

Web/Online Writing WEB

Lane, Liz

WEB

7/8012.001

Seminar Health Communications

Young, Amanda

T 5:30

7/8020.001

Writing and Comm Center Theory

Sundvall, Scott

M 5:30

7/8211.001

Medieval Lit

Cervone, Cristina

R 5:30

7/8329.001

Af/Am Lit Beginnings to 1850

Crosby, Shelby

W 5:30

7/8338.001

Baraka & the Black Arts Movement

Schultz, Kathy Lou

T 1-4

7/8391.001

American Novel

Miles, John and Scraba, Jeff

W 1-4

7/8393.001

American Drama

Plunka, Gene

T 5:30

7471.001

Forms of Fiction

Wilson, Brandy

W 1-4

7/8473.001

Verbal/Visual Texts

Tabachnick, Steve

TR 11:20

7475.001

Literary Publishing

Santo, Courtney

R 1-4

7/8480.001

Cultural Texts and Theory

Cohoon, Lori

M 5:30

7/8514.M50

Sociolinguistics

Wright, Lyn

WEB

7/8515.001

Language and Literature

Wright, Lyn

W 1-4

7/8530.001/M50

Field Experience and Practicum

TBA

TBA

7/8531.001

Theory and History of ESL

Thrush, Emily

W 5:30

7/8532.M50

Theories of Skills Assessment in ESL WEB

Dalle, Teresa

WEB

7/8534.001

Second Language Acquisition

Adams, Rebecca

M 5:30

7/8536.001

Second Language Writing

Thrush, Emily

T 1-4

7/8590.001

Topics in Linguistics

Graham, Sage

R 5:30

7601.001

Creative Non-Fiction Workshop

Bolin, Alice

W 5:30

7602.001

Fiction Workshop

Holladay, Cary

T 5:30

7603.001

Poetry Workshop

Wicker, Marcus

M 5:30

7/8801.001

History of Composition

McAdon, Brad

T 5:30

7/8805.001

Foundations of Writing Studies

Duffy, Will

W 5:30

7/8820.001

Topics in Rhetoric

Fredlund, Katie

M 1-4

7900.001 

CW Colloquium

Holladay, Cary

TBA 

8900.001 

Colloquium

Scraba, Jeff 

TBA