Literature Course Listings 2013-14

2013-14 Timetable (PDF)

 

First-Year Courses

106  Introduction to Literary Forms and Critical Writings I

Dr. Daniel Feldman/UD

Sem I Mon-Wed 14-16

 

107 Introduction to Literary Forms and Critical Writings II

Prof. Evan Fallenberg/UD

Sem II Mon-Wed 14-16

 

190  Introduction to the Novel

Dr. Yael Shapira

Sem II Mon-Wed 10-12

 

191 Historical Background to English & American Literature I

Prof. William Kolbrener

Sem I Mon 12-14, Tue 16-18

 

192 Historical Background to English & American Literature I

Prof. Jeffrey Perl

Sem II Mon 16-20

 

194 Poetry Analysis

Prof. Kinereth Meyer

Sem I Mon-Wed 16-18

 

Second- and Third-Year Survey Courses

206 Renaissance Literature

Prof. William Kolbrener

Sem I Mon-Tue 14-16

 

252 American Literature I

Prof. Michael Kramer

Sem I Mon-Wed 10-12

 

253 American Literature II

Dr. Marcela Sulak

Sem II Mon-Wed 10-12

 

303 Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century English Literature

Dr. Daniel Feldman

Sem II Mon-Wed 14-16

 

314 Shakespeare

Prof. Murray Roston

Sem I Mon-Wed 12-14

 

Literature Seminars

4xx Level (second- and third-year BA students)

407 “A Woman in the Shape of a Monster”: Gender and Aberrance in English Literature

Dr. Yael Shapira

Sem I Wed 14-18

 

410 “Food for Thought”: Literature, Food, Culture

Prof. Susan Handelman

Sem II Mon 16-20

 

417 Poetic Antagonisms

Dr. Daniel Feldman

Sem I Mon-Wed 12-14

 

423 Word and Image

Prof. Susan Handelman

Sem II Wed 16-20

 

451 Creative Writing

Dr. Marcela Sulak

Sem II Mon-Wed 12-14

 

7xx-level (third-year BA students, MA students)

713 Art, Atrocity, Truth

Dr. Daniel Feldman

Sem II Wed 10-14

 

715 Becoming Jane: The Austen Phenomenon

Dr. Yael Shapira

Sem II Mon-Wed 14-16

 

726 The Art of Literary Translation

Prof. Evan Fallenberg

Sem I Tue 18-22

 

777 The Modern Novel

Prof. Jeffrey Perl

Sem I Mon 16-20

 

797 Jewish American Literature

Prof. Michael Kramer

Sem I+II Tue 10-12

 

MA Seminars

(Graduate students only; BA students need permission from instructor to register)

 

829 Contemporary Theory

(required for literature MA students)

Prof. Susan Handelman

Sem I Wed 16-20

 

825 Milton as Poet and Creative Writer

Prof. William Kolbrener

Sem II Wed 16-20

 

919 Introduction to Research Methods

(required for literature MA students)

Prof. Kinereth Meyer

Sem I Mon-Wed 12-14

 

Creative Writing Workshops

(for CW students only)

931 Jewish Arts Seminar

Prof. Michael Kramer

Sem I+II Tue 16-18

 

934 Writing Seminar: poetry II

Dr. Marcela Sulak

Sem I Tues 12-16

 

936 Writing Seminar: Poetry III

Prof. Linda Zisquit

Sem II Tues 12-16

 

947 Writing Seminar: Fiction I

Mr. Assaf Gavron

Sem I Tue 12-16

 

948 Writing Seminar: Fiction II

Prof. Evan Fallenberg

Sem II Tues 12-16

 

952 Creative Nonfiction III

Ms. Rachel Kadish

Sem I Tues 12-16