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Gateway Course

ENG 1a   Introduction to Literary Studies              
John Plotz    MWR 10-11     

Courses Pre 1800

ENG 80b   The Tale
Mary Baine Campbell     TR 5-6

ENG 50a   Love Poetry from Sappho to Neruda
Ramie Targoff     MW 2-3:30

ENG 64b   From Libertinism to Sensibility: Pleasure & the Theater, 1660-1800
Thomas King     TF 3-4:30

ENG 73a   Witchcraft & Magic in the Renaissance
Ramie Targoff     MWR 11-12

ENG 148b   Me, Myself, & I: The Theme of Self-Conflict
Laura Quinney     TF 10:30-12

ENG/HIST 118b   London from Restoration to Regency: People, Culture, City
Lanser/Kamensky     TF 12-1:30

ENG 104a   18th-Century Poetry
William Flesch     TF 1:30-3

Courses Post 1800

ENG 17b   Poetry & Social Crisis: 20th-Century British Verse
David Sherman     MW 3:30-5

ENG 46b   American Gothic Romantic Fiction
John Burt     MW 2-3:30

ENG 87b   Queer Readings: Beyond Stonewall
Thomas King     TF 12-1:30

ENG 107b   Literary Witnessing & the Poetics of Memory
David Sherman     MWR 12-1

ENG 177b     The Rock and Roll Novel
Caren Irr     MWR 11-12


ENG 20a   Bollywood: Popular Film, Genre, and Society
Ulka Anjaria     TF 10:30-12

ENG 70a   Magic Lanterns to Movies: The Origins of Narrative Film
John Plotz     MWR 1-2

Literary Theory

ENG 121a   Sex and Culture
Paul Morrison     MWR 12-1

Multicultural Literature / World Anglophone

ENG 167a   Decolonizing Fictions
Ulka Anjaria     TF 3-4:30

ENG 107a   Women Writing Desire: Caribbean Fiction & Film
Faith Smith     MW 5-6:30


HUM 10a   Western Canon
William Flesch     TF 9-10:30 (fulfills foundational course for creative writing)

Creative Writing Courses

ENG 79a   Directed Writing: Beginning Screenplay       
Marc Weinberg     M 6:30-9:30

ENG 79b   Writing Workshop:From Memory to Craft                    
Elizabeth Benedict     T 9-12

ENG 109a   Directed Writing: Poetry               
Melanie Braverman     T 1:30-4:30

ENG 109b   Directed Writing: Short Fiction           
Elizabeth Benedict     M 5-8        

ENG 119a   Directed Writing: Fiction                
Stephen McCauley     R 2-5

ENG 119b   Directed Writing: Poetry                
Olga Broumas     W 2-5


ENG 200a   Methods of Literary Studies
Caren Irr     M 2-5

ENG 208a   American Fins de Siecles
Michael Gilmore     T 9-12

ENG 208b   Dreaming & Meaning, 1200-1750
Mary Baine Campbell     W 2-5

Graduate Consortium Courses