Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2020 

Masters Catalog 2019-2020

Here’s a throwback to the past where you can find a list of the original classes given back in the 2018-2019 academic year. If you have any questions feel free to click on the Cap icon next to the course and you’ll be directed to the courses main page.

INGL 6479: Neoclassical Poetry, Prose and Drama

  • Identification and analysis of the themes, elements, and conventions of the Works of the Restoration and Neoclassical periods with attention to poets, prose writers, and dramatists such as Congreve, Wycherley, Behn, Addison & Steele, Johnson, Sheridan, Dryden, Pope, Finch, Cowper, Gray, and Thompson. Development of analytical skills and a historical perspective of the relationship between the primary texts and their historical period through the use of literary critical theory.  

INGL 4045: Narrative as Social Justice

  • In the spring 2019 semester, Dr. Chansky will continue to lead a largescale, public humanities research project on Hurricane María that uses the methodologies of biographical research &oral history to enact social justice. 

INGL 4008: Creative Non-Fiction Writing

  • Development of creative non-fiction writing using elements and genres of fiction such as plays, poetry, memoirs, plot, characterization and dialogue. Reading and writing of texts in non-fiction genres. 

INGL 3312: The British Novel

  • This course will explore the British novel from its early episodic beginnings to contemporary multi-culturalism. The readings will include formerly banned books, queer novels, bildungsromans,  feminist novels, and Gothic novels (including the first science fiction novel).

INGL 3318: Literature of the English Speaking Caribbean

  • Caribbean novelists, short story writers, poets, and playwrights of the 20th century who write in English.

INGL 3325: Cyberpunk Cinema

  • Topics in Film with a focus on Cyberpunk Cinema. Students will learn the language of film in a course focused on science fiction post-industrial dystopias, in which the lines between human and machine, real and virtual are blurred.

INGL 6048: Poetry Since 1945

  • This course will be a historical exploration of poetry in the age of media. It will both cover and go beyond the canonical print-based narrative to examine how poets explored several media technologies to create and publish their poems.

INGL 3327: The Queer Novel

  •  Introduction to Literature: The Novel, with a focus on The Queer Novel.

INGL 6995: Research

  • Research on a topic, which focus and breadth of study will be designed by the student and approved by the supervising professor prior to registration in the course.