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  • EGL 111: Masterpieces/World Lit:Ancient

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    Prerequisite: WRT 101 or equivalent or Corequisite: WRT 102

    DEC: B SBC: GLO; HUM

    Offers an introduction to world literature from the earliest recorded literary history through the medieval period. Students will study divergent global literary traditions, including a focus on their relationship to English literature; they will also discuss the histories of cross-cultural contact, influence, and exchange through which such traditions encountered and shaped each other.

    Session Class # Section Instructor Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 26536830Robert WeitzerFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open +
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    Note: FOR HELP WITH PREREQS, PLEASE CONTACT THE ENGLISH DEPARTMENT

  • EGL 112: World Lit:Modern/Contemporary

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    Prerequisite: WRT 101 or equivalent or Corequisite: WRT 102

    DEC: B SBC: GLO; HUM

    Offers an introduction to world literature of the modern and contemporary periods, focusing especially on the nineteenth, twentieth, and/or twenty-first centuries. Students will study divergent global literary traditions, including a focus on their relationship to English literature; they will also discuss the histories of cross-cultural contact, colonization, and exchange through which such traditions encountered and shaped each other.

    Session Class # Section Instructor Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 16536930Stephen PallasFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open +
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    Note: FOR HELP WITH PREREQS, PLEASE CONTACT THE ENGLISH DEPARTMENT

  • EGL 121: Global Film Traditions

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    Prerequisite: WRT 101 or equivalent or Corequisite: WRT 102

    DEC: B SBC: GLO; HUM

    An introductory film course with a focus on the cross-cultural study of film from multiple world traditions. Students will learn the basics of film analysis and terminology. They will also develop a familiarity with film traditions outside the US, including (but not necessarily limited to) parts of Europe, Senegal and other parts of Africa, South Asia (India, Pakistan, and elsewhere), Iran, China, Korea, Japan, and elsewhere.

    Session Class # Section Instructor Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 266131L30Kerry CowanFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open
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  • EGL 130: Literature, Science&Technology

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    Prerequisite: WRT 101 or equivalent or Corequisite: WRT 102

    DEC: H SBC: CER; STAS

    This course introduces students to the status and role of literature as it engages with scientific and/or technological concepts. Students will consider the principles and concepts that form the basis of knowledge in the humanities and develop awareness of the contexts (historical, social, ethical and disciplinary) in which literature and scientific knowledge emerge. Students will also develop the verbal and written skills to articulate valid arguments on the relationship between literature, science and technology.

    Session Class # Section Instructor Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 16261530Jessica HautschFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open +
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    Note: FOR HELP WITH PRE-REQS, PLEASE CONTACT ENGLISH DEPARTMENT 631-632-7400

  • EGL 192: Fiction: The Art of the Story

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    Prerequisite: WRT 101 or equivalent or Corequisite: WRT 102

    DEC: B SBC: HUM

    An analysis of fictional prose in terms of each section's specific theme. A goal of each section is to interpret various pieces of literature in relation to a political or historical view, or a particular literary technique. Descriptions available from the English Department. Not for English major credit.

    Session Class # Section Topic Instructor Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 26537030Graphic Memoirs Sohini KumarFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open +
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    Note: FOR HELP WITH PRE-REQS, PLEASE CONTACT THE ENGLISH DEPARTMENT

  • EGL 194: Film: Mastering the Movies

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    Prerequisite: WRT 101 or equivalent or Corequisite: WRT 102

    DEC: B SBC: GLO; HUM

    Offers an introduction to film, including a basic familiarity with the terminology of film production and with techniques of film analysis. The course emphasizes critical viewing and writing, with attention to cinematography, editing, sound, narrative, authorship, genre and ideology. The course also offers an introduction to multiple cinematic traditions from across the globe.

    Session Class # Section Instructor Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 26610130Andrew RimbyFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open
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    Session 266100L30Andrew RimbyFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open
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  • EGL 205: Survey British Literature I

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    Prerequisite: WRT 102 or equivalent

    DEC: I SBC: HFA+

    The study of British literature from the Old English period to Milton.

    Session Class # Section Instructor Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 1 Extended6514730Bernard KrummFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open +
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    Note: FOR HELP WITH PRE-REQS, PLEASE CONTACT ENGLISH DEPARTMENT

  • EGL 220: Critical Approaches/Cinema

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    DEC: B SBC: ARTS; HUM

    Analysis of film content and style through screenings and substantial readings in film history and theory. Considers social issues, cultural artifacts, and forms of artistic expression. Students learn how to recognize, read, and analyze visual media. Formerly offered as CCS 101; not for credit in addition to CCS 101.

    Session Class # Section Instructor Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 26539830Emily GillcristFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Closed +
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    Note: FOR INFORMATION ABOUT PRE-REQS, PLEASE CONTACT THE ENGLISH DEPARTMENT

  • EGL 226: 20th-Century American Lit

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    Prerequisite: WRT 102 or equivalent

    DEC: K SBC: HUM; USA

    A survey of major works reflecting the regional, ethnic, and traditional interests of American writers, with emphasis on the post-1945 period.

    Session Class # Section Instructor Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 1 Extended6517030Caitlin DuffyFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open +
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    Note: FOR HELP WITH PRE-REQS, PLEASE CONTACT ENGLISH DEPARTMENT

  • EGL 276: Feminism: Lit & Cultrl Contxts

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    Prerequisite: WRT 102 or equivalent

    DEC: B SBC: DIV; HUM

    An examination of works written by or about women reflecting conceptions of women in drama, poetry, and fiction. The course focuses on literature seen in relation to women's sociocultural and historical position. This course is offered as both EGL 276 and WST 276.

    Session Class # Section Instructor Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 1 Extended6537230Jon HeggestadFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open +
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    Note: FOR HELP WITH PRE-REQ, PLEASE CONTACT ENGLISH DEPARTMENT

  • EGL 309: Interdisciplinary Study of Lit

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    Prerequisite: WRT 102 and EGL 204

    SBC: HFA+

    The study of literature in English as it affects and is affected by other disciplines such as anthropology, science, sociology, sustainability, the history of ideas, theology, and psychology. May be repeated as the topic changes.

    Session Class # Section Topic Instructor Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 16537430Activism & American Drama Brian HartwigFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open +
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    Note: FOR HELP WITH PRE-REQS PLEASE CONTACT THE ENGLISH DEPARTMENT

  • EGL 320: Modern and Contemporary Lit

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    Pre- or Corequisite: EGL 204 Advisory Prerequisite: EGL 218, 224, or 226

    DEC: G SBC: HFA+

    The study of literature in English from the year 1900 to the present; material may be drawn from British literature, American literature, or any other area that produces literature written in English. May be repeated as the topic changes.

    Session Class # Section Topic Instructor Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 16537630The Literature Of War Meghan BuckleyFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open +
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    Note: FOR HELP WITH PRE-REQS PLEASE CONTACT THE ENGLISH DEPARTMENT

  • EGL 389: Science Fiction

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    Prerequisite: WRT 102; one D.E.C. B or HUM course; one D.E.C. E or SNW course

    DEC: H SBC: CER; STAS

    The literary genre called Science Fiction enables us to explore our nature, and that of the universe we inhabit, by postulating worlds, cultures and technologies that do not (yet) exist, but could, and the consequences thereof. This course focuses on the sub-genre called hard science fiction, in which the science/technology is more or less plausible. Students should be prepared to address the genre from both its scientific and literary sides. This course is offered as both AST 389 and EGL 389.

    Session Class # Section Instructor Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 26421330Sara SantosFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Closed +
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    Note: FOR HELP WITH PRE-REQS, PLEASE CONTACT ENGLISH DEPARTMENT

  • EGL 584: Topics in Genre Studies

    Graduate 3 credits

    Prerequisite: enrollment in the English MA, Ph.D. or MAT programs.

    Changing issues in the historical study of particular genres, such as the novel, lyric poetry, film, drama, etc. Fall, Spring, Summer,

    Session Class # Section Topic Instructor Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 26421130Shakespeare's Drama Daniel LeeFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open
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  • EGL 587: Topics in Race, Ethnic Studies

    Graduate 3 credits

    Prerequisite: enrollment in the English MA, Ph.D. or MAT programs.

    Changing historical or theoretical focus on issues of race or ethnicity, on U.S., British, or global ethnic literatures, or on experiences, histories, or theories of colonization, decolonization, empire, globalism, or diaspora. Fall, Spring, Summer,

    Session Class # Section Topic Instructor Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 16249330Magical Realism In Global Sout Nicole GalanteFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open
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  • EGL 588: Writing Workshop

    Graduate 3 credits

    Prerequisite: enrollment in the English MA, Ph.D. or MAT programs.

    Changing focus on various forms of writing, including poetry, drama, fiction, the essay, etc. Fall, Spring, Summer

    Session Class # Section Instructor Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 16536330Heidi HutnerWednesday06:00-08:50PMWest (Main Campus)Open
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    Session 16536330TBAFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open
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