Literature Courses for Teachers

Teaching the Short Story: Principles and Applications

Course #: EDUC_714X

This course examines selected short stories spanning a range of authors from Hawthorne, Maupassant, and Poe, through Henry James, Conrad, ...

CREDITS: 3

Teaching Shakespeare to Children and Young Adults

Course #: EDUC_714F

This course examines different concrete pedagogical approaches and philosophies for teaching Shakespeare to grades K-5 through K-12. How, for example, ...

CREDITS: 3

The Nightmare of Reason/Logic of Madness in Poe

Course #: EDUC_714W

This course examines selected short stories from Edgar Allan Poe's oeuvre, as well as his novella, The Narrative of A. ...

CREDITS: 3

Woolf and Winterson: Rewriting Gender, History and Love

Course #: EDUC_713S

This course examines Virginia Woolf's novel, Orlando (1928) and Jeanette Winterson's novel, Written on the Body (1992) in terms of ...

CREDITS: 3

A Crisis of Imagination in American High Schools

Course #: EDUC_714H

This course examines Theodore Sizer's celebrated education classic, Horace's Compromise, from a teacher's perspective. Students will weigh Sizer's description of ...

CREDITS: 3