Course Schedule

Course schedules for upcoming terms can be found on this page. Individual course descriptions can be found on the course group pages.

Course Group I – Literature before the Mid-17th Century

Course Group II – Literature from the Mid-17th Century to the 19th Century

Course Group III – Literature from the Start of the 20th Century to the Present

Course Group IV – Criticism and Theory

Courses with No Group Assignment

Creative Writing Courses

2021-2022 Courses

Summer 2021

**Please see the new Class Schedule for class time references**

Creative Writing Courses

  • CRWT 11 (G) Writing and Reading Creative Nonfiction (Craig)
  • CRWT 11 - 02 (H) Writing and Reading Creative Nonfiction (Craig)

English Courses

  • ENGL 44 (J) Introduction to Digital Studies (Evens)
  • ENGL 48 (L) Critical Issues in Postcolonial Studies (Khan)
  • ENGL 52.10 (D) Vox Clamantis: Wilderness in 19th Century American Literature (Chaney)
  • ENGL 53.22 (K) Science Fiction Studies (Evens)
  • ENGL 53.39 (J) Haunted Houses in American Literature (Clark)
  • ENGL 64.01 (K) Hysteria, Paranoia, Schizophrenia: The Case Study as Literary Genre - Junior Colloquium in Course Group IV (Khan)

Fall 2021

**Please see the new Class Schedule for class time references**

Creative Writing Courses

English Courses

  • ENGL 1 (12) Literary History I (Beckman)
  • ENGL 15 (10) Shakespeare (Ritger)
  • ENGL 52.05 / WGSS 48.08 (12) Desire and Difference in 19th Century British Fiction (Dever)
  • ENGL 52.06 / COLT 62.04 (10)  Media & Monstrosity (McCann)
  • ENGL 53.49 / COLT 49.09 (9L) Graphic Medicine (Chaney)
  • ENGL 54.15 / COLT 40.01 (10A) The History of the Book (Beckman)
  • ENGL 61.05 (2) The Faerie Queene: Speculative Fiction circa 1590 - Junior Colloquium in Course Group I (Halasz)
  • ENGL 62.05 (2A) The Horrors of Survival: American Literatures of Modernity - Junior Colloquium in Course Group II (Godley)
  • ENGL 63.06 (10A) Undead South (Benson Taylor)
  • ENGL 64.05 (11)  Cultural Analytics - Junior Colloquium in Course Group IV (Dobson)
  • ENGL 72.06 (9L) Dickens in Context -Senior Seminar in Course Group II (Dever)
  • ENGL 74.12 (2) Garden Politics - Senior Seminar in Course Group IV (Zeiger) Enrollment opens in September

Winter 2022

**Please see the new Class Schedule for class time references**

Creative Writing Courses

  • CRWT 10 (2A) Reading and Writing Fiction (Orner)
  • CRWT 10 (3A) Reading and Writing Fiction (Crouch)
  • CRWT 12 (6A) Reading and Writing Poetry (Olzmann)
  • CRWT 20 (6B) Intermediate Fiction Workshop (Crouch)
  • CRWT 40.04 (6B) Remains, Ruin, Repair (Francis)

English Courses

  • ENGL 2 (10A) Literary History II (Dever)
  • ENGL 11 (11) Chaucer: The Canterbury Tales (Edmondson)
  • ENGL 23 (12) Romantic Literature (Garrison)
  • ENGL 31 (2A) Asian American Literature and Culture (Sawada)
  • ENGL 36 (10A) Contemporary American Fiction (Stuelke)
  • ENGL 37 (2A) Contemporary American Poetry (Moodie)
  • ENGL 45 (2) Introduction to Literary Theory (Edmondson)
  • ENGL 52.18 (10) Netflix and the Serial Novel (Harner)
  • ENGL 62.22 / AAAS 88.11 (11) Atlantic Slavery/Atlantic Freedom - Junior Colloquium in Course Group II (Garrison)
  • ENGL 63.04 /WGSS 52.04 /LACS 30.12 (3A) Arts Against Empire: Fictions of Revolution and Solidarity in the Americas (Stuelke)
  • ENGL 63.29 / AAAS 67.09 / WGSS 66.08 (2A) Self, Subject, Photography - Junior Colloquium in Course Group III (Brown)
  • ENGL 64.08 (2) Matters of Life and Death: A Theory Course (Godley)
  • ENGL 71.15 (3B) Poetics of the Supernatural - Senior Seminar in Course Group I (Beckman)
  • ENGL 72.14 (11) From Riches to Rags: Poverty in American Literature, 1861-1925 - Senior Seminar in Course Group II (Boggs)
  • ENGL 74.11 (3A) High Theory - Senior Seminar in Course Group IV (Evens)

Spring 2022

**Please see the new Class Schedule for class time references**

Creative Writing Courses

  • CRWT 10 (10A) Reading and Writing Fiction (O'Malley)
  • CRWT 20 (2A) Intermediate Fiction Workshop (O'Malley)
  • CRWT 22 (TBD) Intermediate Poetry Workshop (Olzmann)
  • CRWT 40.06 (TBD) Uses of Fact: True Source Material in Prose, Poetry, and Film (Orner)

English Courses

  • ENGL 3 (2) Literary History III (Zeiger)
  • ENGL 6 (2) Narrative Journalism: Literature and Practice (Jetter)
  • ENGL 17 (10) John Milton (Luxon)
  • ENGL 22 (11) The Rise of the Novel (Garrison)
  • ENGL 28 (TBD) Making Americans: Hipsters, Tricksters & Geniuses (Boggs)
  • ENGL 32 / NAS 25 (TBD) Native American Literature (Benson Taylor)
  • ENGL 34 (12) From "Anna Christie" to "Hamilton" (and Donald Trump): Modern American Drama (Pease)
  • ENGL 42 (TBD) Introduction to Postcolonial Literature (Khan)
  • ENGL 53.47 / AAAS 67.06 / WGSS 66.07 (3A) African Diaspora Women Writers (Brown)
  • ENGL 53.50 (TBD) Black Testimony (Rinehart)
  • ENGL 54.03 / WGSS 51.09 (2A) Young Adult Literature (Stuelke)
  • ENGL 55.13 (TBD) South African Literature in English (Orner)
  • ENGL 61.03 (3A) Early Modern Literature and the History of Sexuality (Ritger)
  • ENGL 63.02 / AAAS 26 (2A) Toni Morrison (Moodie)
  • ENGL 63.10 (12) Contemporary Science Fiction (Clark)
  • ENGL 65.01 (2) Walking - Junior Colloquium in Course Group I (Edmondson)
  • ENGL 65.06 / WGSS 53.05 (11) The Poetry and Rhetoric of Love, from Petrarch to Social Media (Zeiger)
  • ENGL 71.14 (11) Knights, Camelot, Action! Senior Seminar in Course Group I (Edmondson)
  • ENGL 73.03 / AAAS 35.01 / WGSS 66.11 (6B) Black Elegies - Senior Seminar in Course Group III (Brown)
  • ENGL 75.03 (3B) Beyond the Prison: Premodern Carceral Studies - Senior Seminar with no Course Group (Ritger)

2022-2023 Courses

Courses are subject to change; please check back for more information.

Summer 2022

**Please see the new Class Schedule for class time references**

Creative Writing Courses

  • CRWT 10 (TBD) Writing and Reading Fiction (Craig)

English Courses

Fall 2022

Tentative and subject to change

Creative Writing Courses

  • CRWT 12 (3B) Writing and Reading Poetry (Bennett)
  • CRWT 20 (TBD) Intermediate Workshop in Fiction (Chee)
  • CRWT 40.04 (3A) Remains, Ruin, Repair, and Rapture: Trends in Urban Contemporary Poetry from Detroit to Krakow (Francis)
  • CRWT 60 (2A) Senior Workshop in Creative Writing: Fiction (O'Malley)
  • CRWT 62 (6B) Senior Workshop in Creative Writing: Poetry (Francis)

English Courses

  • ENGL 1 (12) Literary History I: Literature Up to the Mid-Seventeenth Century (Beckman)
  • ENGL 10 (TBD) Old English and Scandinavian Epic and Saga (Otter)
  • ENGL 15 (10) Shakespeare (Ritger)
  • ENGL 24 (9L) Victorian Literature and Culture, 1837-1859 (Dever)
  • ENGL 29 (11) American Fiction to 1900 (Boggs)
  • ENGL 38 (TBD) American and British Poetry: 1900 to 1960 (Zeiger)
  • ENGL 45 (10A) Introduction to Literary Theory (Evens)
  • ENGL 51.01 (11) Plays, Playing and Publicity (Halasz)
  • ENGL 54.13 (2A) Digital Game Studies (Evens)
  • ENGL 62.03/WGSS 48.09 (12) Nineteenth Century British Women Writers - Junior Colloquium in Course Group II (Dever)
  • ENGL 63.06 (10A) The Undead South: Horror and Haunting in U.S. Southern Literature - Junior Colloquium in Course Group III (Benson Taylor)
  • ENGL 64.05/QSS 30.16 (12) Cultural Analytics - Junior Colloquium in Course Group IV (Dobson)
  • ENGL 72.02/COLT 49.05 (10) Decadence, Degeneration and the Fin de Siècle - Senior Seminar in Course Group II (McCann)
  • ENGL 74.12 (TBD) Garden Politics - Senior Seminar in Course Group IV (Zeiger)

Winter 2023

Tentative and subject to change

Creative Writing Courses

  • CRWT 11 (10A) Writing and Reading Creative Nonfiction (Sharlet)
  • CRWT 12 (3A) Writing and Reading Poetry (Francis)
  • CRWT 20 (10A) Intermediate Workshop in Fiction (Orner)
  • CRWT 40.01 (TBD) Imaginary Countries (Chee)

English Courses

  • ENGL 2 (11) Literary History II: Literature from the Mid-Seventeenth through the Nineteenth Century (Boggs)
  • ENGL 13 (11) Midieval English Literature (Edmondson)
  • ENGL 23 (11) Romantic Literature: Aesthetics and Ideology from the French Revolution to Frankenstein (Garrison)
  • ENGL 30/AAAS 34 (10) Early Black American Literature (Chaney)
  • ENGL 45 (12) Introduction to Literary Theory (Garrison)
  • ENGL 53.49/COLT 49.09 (11) Graphic Medicine (Chaney)
  • ENGL 54.15/COLT 40.01 (10A) History of the Book (Beckman)
  • ENGL 54.17/COCO 34 (2A) Psychoanalysis and Philosophy (Evens)
  • ENGL 55.12 (11) Dartmouth Fictions (Dobson)
  • ENGL 61.04 (TBD) Madness, Magic, Metamorphosis: Unstable Character in Early Modern Drama - Junior Colloquium in Course Group I (Beckman)
  • ENGL 62.12 (10A) Jane Austen - Junior Colloquium in Course Group II (Dever)
  • ENGL 72.13 (TBD) The Brontës - Senior Seminar in Course Group II (Harner)
  • ENGL 73.28 (2A) How We Live Now: Contemporary Hemispheric Fictions - Senior Seminar in Course Group III (Stuelke)
  • ENGL 74.04 (3B) Postcolonial Bildungsroman: Youth and Happiness in the Global Novel (Tanoukhi)

Spring 2023

Tentative and subject to change

Creative Writing Courses

  • CRWT 10 (10A) Writing and Reading Fiction (O'Malley)
  • CRWT 11 (TBD) Writing and Reading Creative Nonfiction (Chee)
  • CRWT 21 (10A) Intermediate Creative Nonfiction (Sharlet)
  • CRWT 40.12 (2A) The Novels of Virginia Woolf: Radical Innovator (Orner)
  • CRWT 60 (10A) Senior Workshop in Creative Writing: Fiction (Orner)

English Courses

  • ENGL 3 (3A) Literary History III: Literature in the Twentieth and Twenty-First Centuries (Khan)
  • ENGL 6 (TBD) Narrative Journalism: Literature and Practice (Jetter)
  • ENGL 11 (TBD) Chaucer: The Canterbury Tales (Otter)
  • ENGL 22 (12) The Rise of the Novel (Garrison)
  • ENGL 32/NAS 35 (9L) Native American Literature (Benson Taylor)
  • ENGL 34 (11) From "Anna Christie" to "Hamilton" (and Donald Trump): Modern American Drama (Pease)
  • ENGL 37 (2A) Contemporary American Poetry (Bennett)
  • ENGL 52.16 (10) God, Darwin, and the Literary Imagination (Harner)
  • ENGL 53.16/COLT 51.01/AAAS 51 (TBD) Masterpieces of Literature from Africa (Coly)
  • ENGL 53.19 (10) Faulkner (Benson Taylor)
  • ENGL 54.03/WGSS 51.09 (2A) Young Adult Literature (Stuelke)
  • ENGL 55.01/WGSS 47.03 (TBD) Modern American Women Poets (Zeiger)
  • ENGL 61.03 (3A) Early Modern Literature and the History of Sexuality - Junior Colloquium in Course Group I (Ritger)
  • ENGL 65.01 (11) Walking - Junior Colloquium with No Course Group (Edmondson)
  • ENGL 73.03/AAAS 35.01/WGSS 66.11 (3B) Black Elegies - Senior Seminar in Course Group III (Brown)
  • ENGL 74.02 (2) Understanding Biopolitics - Senior Seminar in Course Group IV (Edmondson)
  • ENGL 74.06 (6B) Frantz Fanon: Colonial War and Mental Disorders - Senior Seminar in Course Group IV (Khan)
  • ENGL 75.03 (2A) Beyond the Prison: Premodern Carceral Studies - Senior Seminar with No Course Group (Ritger)