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Registrar's listing fall 2017

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Fall 2017 Courses


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Courses Pre-1800

ENG 33a, Shakespeare
William Flesch, MWTh 11-11:50

ENG 50a, Love Poetry
Ramie Targoff, TF 12:30-1:50

ENG 132b, Chaucer
William Flesch, MW 3:30-4:50

Courses Post-1800

ENG 1a,  Introduction to Literary Studies
Jerome Tharaud, MWTh 12-12:50
*Fulfills Post-1800 for the fall 2017 only.

ENG 18b, Writing the Holocaust (writing intensive)
Dawn Skorczewski, TR 5-6:20

ENG 38a, Fantasy Worlds: From Lilliput and Middle Earth to LARPs.
John Plotz, MWR 1-1:50

ENG 38b, Race, Region, and Religion in the Twentieth-Century South (writing intensive)
John Burt, MW 2-3:20
*This course will fulfill the 12+ page paper requirement of the new major. 

ENG 60a, Storytelling Performance (oral communication)
David Sherman, MWR 12-12:50
*This course will fulfill the studio or performing art requirement for the Creative Writing Major.

ENG 105b, After Jane Austen: Sex, Death, and Fiction (writing intensive)
John Plotz, MW 3:30-4:50
*This course will fulfill the 12+ page paper requirement of the new major.

ENG 107a, Women Writing Desire: Caribbean Fiction and Film
Faith Smith, TF 12:30-1:50
*Students will have the option of writing a 12+ page paper in this course to fulfill that requirement of the new major.

COM/ENG 144a, Island Fictions
Jennifer Reed, MWR 1-1:50

Film/Media

ENG 27b, Classic Hollywood Cinema
Paul Morrison, MWR 10-10:50

ENG 160a, Digital Media and Culture
Thomas Nolden, TR 2-3:20

ENG 170a, The Globalization of Nollywood
Emilie Diouf, TR 3:30-4:50

Literary Theory

ENG 151a, Queer Studies
Thomas King, TF 11-12:20

ENG 160a, Digital Media and Culture
Thomas Nolden, TR 2-3:20

Multicultural Literature / World Anglophone

ENG 107a, Women Writing Desire: Caribbean Fiction and Film
Faith Smith, TF 12:30-1:50
*Students will have the option of writing a 12+ page paper in this course to fulfill that requirement of the new major.

ENG 170a, The Globalization of Nollywood
Emilie Diouf, TR 3:30-4:50

Core Course (for major declared before fall 2016)

ENG 1a,  Introduction to Literary Studies
Jerome Tharaud, MWTh 12-12:50

Electives

Any English course can fulfill this requirement.

Creative Writing Courses

Creative Writing Foundational Course (for major declared before fall 2016)

ENG 10b, Poetry: A Basic Course
Paul Morrison, MW 2-3:20

ENG 132b, Chaucer
William Flesch, MW 3:30-4:50

Creative Writing Close Reading Course (for major declared as of fall 2016)

ENG 10b, Poetry: A Basic Course
Paul Morrison, MW 2-3:20
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Creative Writing Workshops
All Creative Writing Workshops are writing intensive.

ENG 19a, Introduction to Creative Writing Workshop
Rebecca Morgan Frank, M 2-4:50

ENG 79a, Screenwriting Workshop: Beginning Screenplay
Marc Weinberg, T 6:30-9:20

ENG 109a, Poetry Workshop
Elizabeth Bradfield, W 2-4:50

ENG 109b, Fiction Workshop: Short Fiction
Stephen McCauley, MW 5-6:20

ENG 119a, Fiction Workshop: Playing with Genre--Horror, Fantasy, and More
Michelle Hoover, R 2-4:50

ENG 149a, Screenwriting Workshop: Writing for Television
Marc Weinberg, T 2-4:50

12+ Page Paper (English Major)

ENG 38b, Race, Region, and Religion in the Twentieth-Century South (writing intensive)
John Burt, MW 2-3:20
*This course will fulfill the 12+ page paper requirement of the new major. 

ENG 105b, After Jane Austen: Sex, Death, and Fiction (writing intensive)
John Plotz, MW 3:30-4:50
*This course will fulfill the 12+ page paper requirement of the new major.

ENG 107a, Women Writing Desire: Caribbean Fiction and Film
Faith Smith, TF 12:30-1:50
*This course will fulfill the 12+ page paper requirement of the new major.

COML/ENG 144a, Island Fictions
Jennifer Reed, MWR 1-1:50
*Students will have the option of writing a 12+ page paper in this course to fulfill that requirement of the new major.