ENG 2163: Intro to Literature: Jane Austen
Course is an introduction to Jane Austen, covering a selection of her major novels and some of their film adaptations. Course will also study the surrounding cultural and historical milieu that shaped her while also examining her enduring popularity into the 21stcentury.
Dr. O’Neal, TR 11:00AM – 12:15PM
ENG 2151: Children’s Literature
This course is an introduction to genres of children’s literature, including fairy tales, picture books, poetry, children’s media, and historical, multicultural, and current prose. The purpose of this course is to expose students to a variety of texts, genres, and literary theories relating to the field of Children’s Literature and to instruct students in how to analyze them critically. Students will develop their ability to read, write, and think critically and to consider multiple viewpoints on the way we think about children and childhood.
Dr. Julie Pond, TR 12:30-1:45
ENG 2190: Intro to Literature: Spanish & Latin American Literature
These courses introduce students to the study of literature in various genres. Students will develop a skill set for
interpreting and contextualizing literature and will learn to demonstrate those skills both orally and in writing.
TR 12:30 – 1:45, D. Beard
ENG 2111: Intro to Literature: French Influences in African-American Literature
African-American authors have been crossing the Atlantic since the end of the 18th century. This course will retrace the steps, contacts, impressions, and influences authors such as F. Douglass, W. E. Dubois, R. Wright, J. Baldwin, A. Walker had during their visit to Europe, France, and notably Paris, the city of Lights.
Dr. Poussin. MWF 10:00AM – 10:50AM
ENG 3110: British Literature I
As an introductory survey of English literature from approximately 700 to 1650, one of the principal aims of the course is to situate the literature of this period in its historical and cultural context, examining its engagement with a changing world. This course is divided into three historical sections: Medieval literature, Renaissance literature, and literature of the early 17th century. We will study the multiple genres of poetry, drama, and short fiction, paying close attention to the ways in which these texts are culturally and historically significant and how they speak across the centuries to our current cultural condition.
Dr. O’Neal, TR 9:30AM – 10:45AM
ENG 3272: Creative Writing: Intro to Creative Writing
For this course, we will be reading the work of some of our greatest contemporary writers including Ted Kooser and Cormac McCarthy. We will also be sharing and workshopping our own work, as well as discussing what it means to be a writer in the world today, in the hope of further unlocking our creative potential.
Dr. Strait, TR 3:30PM – 4:45PM
ENG 3275/4275: Creative Writing: Creative Non-Fiction
For this course, we will be reading the work of some of our greatest contemporary non-fiction writers, including Joann Didion and Hunter S. Thompson. We will also be sharing and workshopping our own work, as well as discussing what it means to be a non-fiction writer in the world today, in the hope of further unlocking our creative potential.
Dr. Strait, TR 12:30PM – 1:45PM
ENG 3350: Editing & Publishing
Do you want to see your name in print but do not know how to get started or how the process works? This course examines, gives examples of, and allows students to practice the professional process of preparing diverse literary materials for publication and/or for public presentation. No prior knowledge of editing or publishing is required.
Mrs. Goad, MWF 1:30PM – 2:20PM
HON 2000/3000: French Arthurian Legends
Chretien de Troyes, French author of the late 12th century may be considered as the father of the Arthurian legends we know it today. The course will study the origins of the legend, and show the influences it has had until the present day in literature and most other art forms since the first manuscripts bore some of the world’s most striking illuminations.
Dr. Poussin. TR 11:00AM – 12:15PM
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Megan Selvig (Class of 2016) is in her second year at Forsyth Central High School in Cumming, Georgia, teaching 9th and 10th grade English. She is the current FCA sponsor for the school, and the assistant coach for the Varsity Girls soccer team. This past summer she went on a mission trip to Nicaragua.
Since graduating, Becca Newell (Class of 2015) has worked at a non-profit children’s home before deciding to travel. She moved to Sydney, Australia where she met different people, and self-reflected. Home from Australia, she is volunteering for CASA while working at Greenway Health. Becca is applying to graduate school to earn a degree in counseling psychology.
After graduating, Mia Jones (Class of 2012) received a Professional MAMC from the University of Florida, then worked as a Technical Writer for the Department of Defense. She recently accepted a position as a Federal Consultant with Deloitte Consulting in the Washington, DC area. She’s engaged to be married early next year!
Hannah (Fowler) Rushing
Hannah (Fowler) Rushing (Class of 2012) received a Master’s in Digital Media and Public Relations from Georgia State University. After working at the Georgia Aquarium as a Digital Production Coordinator, she became a Digital Marketing Strategist at TrustWorkz, Inc., in Atlanta. She is the granddaughter of the inimitable Dr. Terry Morris!
Ashley-Grace Jaberi (Class of 2010) has worked for Midtown Alliance since 2012, currently as Manager, Marketing & Communications. She obtained a Master’s of Science in Integrated Marketing Communications from Northwestern University earlier this year. She and her husband Milad just welcomed their first baby in August, a daughter named Nasreen Vera-Grace Jaberi!