English Language and Literature Department
This course aims to teach students how to apply the fundamentals of rhetoric to the research process. It teaches methods of research; the rhetorical nature of research; elements, strategies...
This course introduces students to the most famous playwright in English Literature: William Shakespeare. Through the study of at least one history play, one comedy, and one tragedy, the...
This course offers practice in producing longer essays of several paragraphs. Attention is given two types of essay writing, mainly the example and comparison contrast essays. Students are...
As a significant ethnic group in the United States, Arab American poets have always used the personal to tackle larger political themes in their poetry. Many writers have reacted to the...
In this article, I examine two autobiographies by first generation Arab American writers, specifically Syrian Yankee by Salom Rizk and Which Way to Mecca Jack by Peter Blatty, who is also...
It is no secret that the teaching of the graphic novel is growing in the academy. Although Jared Gardner and David Herman states that comic scholars had to “claim alliance” with other...