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Gateway Course

ENG 1a,  Introduction to Literary Studies
David Sherman, MWTh 12-12:50

Courses Pre-1800

ENG 53b,  The Poetics of Plague Writing
Jodie Austin, MW 5-6:20

ENG 64b,  From Libertinism to Sensibility: Pleasure and the Theatre, 1660-1800
Tom King, TF 11-12:20

ENG 132b,  Chaucer
Mary Baine Campbell,  TF 12:30-1:50

Courses Post-1800

ENG 36b,  Moving on Up: The Fiction of Merit and Mobility
Scott Moore, MW 3:30-4:50

ENG 46a, Rebelling in Print: Women, Reform, and the 19th-Century Novel
Faye Halpern, MWTh 9-9:50

ENG 88a,  European Encounters
Kathy Lawrence, TTh 5-6:20

FYS 50b, JustBooks: Trash
Mary Baine Campbell, TTh 3:30-4:50
(Class open to first-year students only.)

ENG 117b,  Faulkner
John Burt, TF 11-12:20


ENG 20a,  Bollywood
Ulka Anjaria, TTh 3:30-4:50

ENG 60b,  Disney
Caren Irr, MWTh 11-11:50

ENG 177a, Hitchcock
Paul Morrison, MWTh 1-1:50
Screening: M 6:30-8:30


ENG 111a,  Narrative Theory
Susan Lanser, MW 2-3:20

ENG 111b,  Postcolonial Theory
Ulka Anjaria, TF 12:30-1:50

Multicultural Literature / World Anglophone

ENG 20a,  Bollywood
Ulka Anjaria, TTh 3:30-4:50

ENG 32b,  The Black Transnational Romance
Gina Pugliese, TF 9:30-10:50

ENG new, Our Bondage & Our Freedom: Representing Slavery, 1789-2013
Faye Halpern, MWTh 12-12:50


ENG 10b, Poetry: A Basic Course
Paul Morrison, MWTh 10-10:50

ENG 68b,  Anne Frank
Dawn Skorczewski, MW 8:30-9:50

COML/ENG 140, Children's Literature and Constructions of Childhood
Robin Feuer Miller, MW 2-3:20

COML/ENG 148a,  Fiction of the Second World War
John Burt, TTh 2-3:20

Creative Writing Foundational Course

ENG 10b, Poetry: A Basic Course
Paul Morrison, MWTh 10-10:50
(This course can also be taken as an elective by English Majors and Minors.)

Creative Writing Courses

ENG 79b, Writing Workshop: From Memory to Craft
Elizabeth Bradfield, W 5-7:50

ENG 109a,  Directed Writing: Poetry 
Olga Broumas, T 2-4:50

ENG 109b,  Directed Writing
: Short Fiction 
Michelle Hoover, Th 2-4:50
ENG 119a,  Directed Writing: Fiction 
Stephen McCauley, M 2-4:50

ENG 119b, Directed Writing: Poetry
Olga Broumas, W 2-4:50

ENG 139b,  Intermediate Screenwriting
Marc Weinberg, T 6:30-9:20