Category: 500 level

ENGL 59700 Contemporary Black Feminist Literature

Wednesday, September 27th, 2017


• 59700-001-19375 Contemporary Black Feminist Literature, TR 10:30 AM-11:45 AM, Professor Freeman Marshall • An intense examination of recent literary works by black women along with various critical theories constructed about black women’s literature, beginning with the premise that black feminism is a “sign to be interrogated, a locus of contradictions.”

ENGL 59600 Writing The Divine

Wednesday, September 27th, 2017


• 59600-016-20408 Writing The Divine, M 06:30 PM-09:20 PM, Professor Akbar

ENGL 59600 Tragedy & Philosophy

Wednesday, September 27th, 2017


• 59600-015-19382 Tragedy & Philosophy, W 06:30 PM-09:20 PM, Professor Goodhart

ENGL 59600 Second Language Writing Method

Wednesday, September 27th, 2017


• 59600-014-19076 Second Language Writing Method, T 05:30 PM-08:20 PM, Harris Bras • No description of this course is available at this time.  Please check with the instructor at hbras@purdue.edu

ENGL 58500 Creative Nonfiction Writing

Wednesday, September 27th, 2017


• 58500-001-19087 Creative Nonfiction Writing, TR 03:00 PM-04:15 PM, Professor Adcox • Creative nonfiction workshop, with emphasis on students’ own work submitted frequently during the semester; discussion of creative nonfiction texts. Workshop criticism.

ENGL 57000 Introduction To Semiotics

Wednesday, September 27th, 2017


• 57000-001-19635 Introduction To Semiotics, TR 12:00 PM-01:15 PM, Myrdene Anderson • The study of languages, literatures, and other systems of human communication. Includes a wide range of phenomena which can be brought together by means of a general theory of signs. The course deals with three fundamental areas: 1) verbal communication, 2) nonverbal communication […]

ENGL 56300 Historical Linguistics

Wednesday, September 27th, 2017


• 56300-001-20162 Historical Linguistics, TR 12:00 PM-01:15 PM, Professor Sundquist • A survey of mechanisms and motivations of linguistic change. Topics include: phonological, morphological, semantic and syntactic change, comparative and internal reconstruction, linguistic variation, language contact, and linguistic typology.

ENGL 55400 American Literary Culture 1820-1860

Wednesday, September 27th, 2017


• 55400-001-19799 American Literary Culture 1820-1860, M 06:30 PM-09:20 PM, Professor Schneider • This course emphasizes cultural definition and production in early nineteenth-century literary culture. The approach is intertextual, moving back and forth between emerging cultural and literary productions as well as between one author and another.  Since our focus is the period from 1820 […]

ENGL 54300 Shakespeare In Critical Perspective

Wednesday, September 27th, 2017


• 54300-001-19414 Shakespeare In Critical Perspective, TR 01:30 PM-02:45 PM, Professor White

ENGL 51800 Teaching English As A Second Language: Principles And Practices

Wednesday, September 27th, 2017


• 51800-001-19045 Teaching English As A Second Language: Principles And Practices, TR 01:30 PM-02:45 PM, Professor Berns • Examination of the interaction of various social and cultural contexts of learning and teaching of language with principles of course and materials design. The objective is twofold: (1) provide a principled basis for and practical experience in […]

ENGL 50700 Poetry Writing

Wednesday, September 27th, 2017


• 50700-001-14757 Poetry Writing, MW 04:30 PM-05:45 PM, Professor Akbar • A workshop for those experienced in the writing of poetry. Criticism by class and instructor. Study of the work of established writers.

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