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Department of English Graduate Seminars

Graduate Seminars

Click the semester and year to download a .pdf of the Graduate Bulletin for that semester. The Bulletin includes a full description of the courses offered.

  • Fall 2016
    • 501: Seminar in the Teaching of Writing: Methodology of Composition (P. Ericsson)
    • 507: Shakespeare, Knowing and Believing in Shakespeare’s England (W. Hamlin)
    • 508: Seminar in the Assessment of Writing (W. Condon)
    • 514: Seminar in 20th Century American Literature, African American Literature and the Rhetoric of Hip Hop (T. Lewis)
    • 543: Phonology (L. Gordon)
    • 554: History of the English Language (L. Gordon)
    • 595: Topics in English, Nonhumanisms (J. Hegglund)
  • Spring 2016
    • 502: Seminar in the Teaching of Writing: Contemporary Theories of Composition (W. Olson)
    • 515: Contemporary Theories of Rhetoric (V. Villanueva)
    • 544: Syntax (L. Gordon)
    • 546: Topics in Teaching English as a Second Language (N. Bell)
    • 549: Seminar in 20th Century British Literature (D. Potts)
    • 560: Critical Theories, Methods, and Practice in Digital Humanities (R. Whitson)
    • 580: Seminar in Middle English Literature: Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales (M. Hanly)
  • Fall 2015
    • 501: Seminar in the Teaching of Writing: Methodology of Composition (P. Ericsson)
    • 509: Seminar in Classical Rhetoric and Its Influences (V. Villanueva)
    • 525: Seminar in English Literature, 17th Century: Memories of the Reformation in Early Modern Europe (T. Butler)
    • 543: Phonology (L. Gordon)
    • 548: Seminar in Critical and Cultural Theory: Critical Theory, Literacy, and Pedagogy (A. Boyd)
    • 567: Seminar in Prose Fiction, Transatlantic Naturalisms (D. Campbell)
    • 591: Topics in Pedagogy, Teaching with Technology (K. Arola)
    • 595: Topics in English, Literature, the Global South, and Environmental and Social Justice (P. Narayanan)
  • Spring 2015
    • 502: Seminar in the Teaching of Writing, Contemporary Theories of Composition (W. Olson)
    • 514: Seminar in 20th Century American Literature (T. Lewis)
    • 522: Seminar in Victorian Literature, Steampunk and the 19th Century (R. Whitson)
    • 531: Administering a Writing Program (V. Villanueva)
    • 544: Syntax (L. Gordon)
    • 548: Seminar in Critical and Cultural Theory, Postclassical Narrative Theory (J. Hegglund)
    • 554: History of the English Language (L. Gordon)
    • 591: Topics in Pedagogy, Teaching Literature (D. Potts)
    • 595: Topics in English, The Composed Life (D. Lee)
    • 595: Topic in English, Critical Theories, Methods and Practice in Digital Humanities (K. Christen)
    • 597: Topics in Composition and Rhetoric: Rhetorics of the Western Hemisphere (V. Villanueva)