Courses

This is an introductory writing skills course that emphasizes writing as a process that involves prewriting, drafting, revising, and editing. The course focuses on introducing foundational rhetorical concepts and strategies, generating and...
The course offers a fairly comprehensive introduction to the exquisitely complex literature of the British Romantic Period (1789-1830). The students will be introduced to a broad selection of texts by the most prominent poets, novelists, and...
This survey course is divided into two sections. The first section introduces the history of literary criticism and major influences starting with the Classical, Renaissance, Neo-Classical, Romantics, andarriving at the transitional Victorian....
The course is mainly designed for BA, graduating seniors but also caters to the needs of literature, language, and writing students. It will focus on diverse realizations of linguistics in both literary and nonliterary texts and attempts to...
This course offers intensive study and practice of methods of inquiry, rhetorical terminology and documentation conventions associated with critical writing about literature. The course focuses on the writing process and common writing assignments...